Topic: Tanzania

Building independence

Nov. 7, 2011
Building independence

Architecture students design a new green complex to bring education, clean water and sustainable food sources to the Maasai people of East Africa that reflects their unique cultural identity.

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Architecture Students Design New School for Children in East African Villages

June 13, 2011

More than 400 children from 19 villages in Tanzania, East Africa, will have access to clean water, sanitary facilities and an education due to help from students in the School of Architecture at The University of Texas at Austin.

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Dinosaurs Might Be Older Than Previously Thought

March 3, 2010

Paleontologists announced the discovery of a dinosaur-like animal--one that shared many characteristics with dinosaurs but fell just outside of the dinosaur family tree--living 10 million years earlier than the oldest known dinosaurs. The researchers conclude that dinosaurs and other close relatives such as pterosaurs (flying reptiles) might have also lived much earlier than previously thought.

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