Arts and Humanities

Sunglasses with Style: LBJ’s Collection

June 27, 2017
President Lyndon B. Johnson reads a memo while swimming with his dog Yuki and grandson at the LBJ Ranch in Stonewall, Texas i

One pair of sunglasses in the LBJ President Library’s collection isn’t like ones you’ll see today.

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New Research Could Help Humans See What Nature Hides

June 26, 2017
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New visual perception research at The University of Texas at Austin explains the natural limits of what humans can see and how to find what nature hides. 

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Hydroelectric Dams May Jeopardize the Amazon’s Future

June 14, 2017
Amazon_River

Hundreds of built and proposed hydroelectric dams may significantly harm life in and around the Amazon by trapping the flow of rich nutrients and modifying the climate from Central America to the Gulf of Mexico.

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Improving Adolescents’ Social and Emotional Lives

June 8, 2017
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School programs designed to improve adolescents' social and emotional lives should aim to create a respectful climate and allow adolescents more autonomy, according to psychology research.

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Free Digital Edition of "The Collections" Launches

June 8, 2017
UT Collections

UT Austin has released a digital edition of The Collections, the first encyclopedic account of the university’s repository of more than 170 million cultural artifacts.

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