Science and Technology

New Camera Offers View of UT's Resident Falcon

March 2, 2018
Falcon on tower

A new live streaming web camera will allow scientists and members of the public to learn about a rare peregrine falcon that lives at the top of the UT Tower. 

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Transportation is an Example of How to Solve Gun Violence

Feb. 28, 2018

The solution was to transcend political entrenchment and tackle road safety with every tool imaginable. 

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Hidden “Rock Moisture” Could Explain Forest Surviving Drough

Feb. 26, 2018
Water storage

Research conducted by The University of Texas at Austin has found that a little-studied, underground layer of rock can hold significant amounts of water that may serve as a vital reservoir for trees in times of drought.

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Cobalt – Critical Need for a Supply Chain Outside of Africa

Feb. 26, 2018

The status quo supply chain is too risky for an increasingly important commodity. 

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Students Step-Up for a Greener Future

Feb. 23, 2018
energy_olympiad 2018

UT undergraduates host the first Energy Olympiad, a research competition focused on fostering the next generation of energy sustainability.

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