Press Releases

World's Largest Library of Biomedical Images Gifted to UT

May 30, 2018
image from biomedical animation

The most comprehensive collection of biomedical and scientific visual aids has a new home: UT Austin.

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Texas Agency Helps Attract Pediatric Cancer Researcher to UT

May 30, 2018
CPRIT

Made possible by a $2 million grant from the Cancer Prevention and Research Institute of Texas (CPRIT), UT Austin has hired cancer researcher John Powers, Ph.D., as an assistant professor of pediatrics at Dell Medical School.

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Life Recovered Rapidly at Site of Dino-Killing Impact

May 30, 2018
Recovery at Chicxulub crater

New research led by UT Austin has found that an impact crater created by the asteroid that wiped out the dinosaurs was home to sea life less than a decade after impact.

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Ransom Center Awards 45 Fellowships

May 22, 2018
Scholars conducting research at the Harry Ransom Center. Photo by Pete Smith.

The Harry Ransom Center awards 45 fellowships.

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Single-System Solar Tech Cuts Clean Energy Costs in Half

May 22, 2018
UT's solar farm located on Pickle Research Campus

The DOE has awarded $3 million to UT engineers to overcome the Achilles’ heel of the solar power story: efficient energy storage.

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