Science and Technology

Cancer Detecting Pen Takes South by Southwest Award

March 14, 2018
Jialing Zhang demonstrates using the MasSpec Pen on a human tissue sample.

UT professor and team were honored with an award at SXSW for cancer detecting pen. 

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Students Unite to Fight Malnutrition in Guatemala

March 13, 2018
PUC Guatemala 2018

Projects with Underserved Communities (PUC) is a yearlong course that puts students to work on a humanitarian project abroad with the goal of changing the world.

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UT Computer Science Adding Ethics Courses to Curriculum

March 12, 2018
computer_science_ethics

Computer science students are being asked to go beyond coding and engineering. Their department wants them to graduate with an understanding of ethics as well.

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Leadership in Astronomy in Peril if Budget Cuts Pass

March 12, 2018
NASA

The world will get the message that we are no longer capable. 

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Mr. Rogers Was Right to Invite You to the Neighborhood

March 9, 2018
Mr. Rogers

A civil society is one that is based on the principles of the neighborhood.

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