Topic: College of Natural Sciences

Great Barrier Reef Can Survive for Another Century

April 19, 2018
Staghorn Coral

They're still under threat from global warming, but corals in the Great Barrier Reef have enough genetic variation to survive for at least another century, or more than 50 years longer than previous estimates have suggested.

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Paul Goldbart Named Dean of the College of Natural Sciences

April 12, 2018
Paul Goldbart

UT Austin has named Paul Goldbart the next dean of the College of Natural Sciences. His appointment will begin Aug.1, and he will hold the Robert E. Boyer Chair in Natural Sciences.

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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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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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UT Scientists Awarded $3 Million for Cancer Research

Feb. 23, 2018
Cancer cells

$3M from the Cancer Prevention and Research Institute of Texas will support cancer research in the departments of Molecular Biosciences and Chemistry.

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