Science and Technology

AAAS 2018: Invitation to Journalist Networking Event

Feb. 12, 2018

Members of the science press at AAAS 2018 invited to a networking event with UT Austin scientists and special guest LIGO Executive Director David Reitze.

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New Lithium Collection Method Could Boost Global Supply

Feb. 9, 2018

Chemical engineer Benny Freeman and his team have discovered a new, efficient way to extract lithium from water.

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All Texas Cities Should Raise the Smoking Age to 21

Feb. 7, 2018

It’s time for other Texas cities to follow San Antonio’s lead and score more wins for health. 

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Five Longhorns Elected to National Academy of Engineering

Feb. 7, 2018
UT Austin

Four professors and one alumna from UT Austin have been elected to the National Academy of Engineering for 2018.

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Virtual Reality Helps Explore the "GPS of the Mind"

Feb. 5, 2018
VR and Brain

UT Neuroscientist uses virtual reality to study how the brain orients us in space.

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