Topic: Texas

Showing Gratitude Improves Well-Being

Aug. 28, 2018
Gratitude Writing Is More Powerful Than We Think, UT Study Shows

Letters of gratitude are found to improve well-being, new UT study finds.

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Why I'm Risking Everything to Fight Texas's Fetal Burial

Dec. 14, 2016

My team at Whole Woman’s Health and I are bruised and battered beyond what you could imagine. And yet, I am ready to fight again...

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Ancient Lone Star Lizard Lounged in Lush, Tropical Texas

Feb. 22, 2016
Solastella cookei skull over West Texas background

Researchers have discovered a new species of extinct worm lizard in Texas and dubbed it the “Lone Star” lizard. The species offers evidence that Texas acted as a subtropical refuge during a past cooling period.

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Iranian Deal is a Tricky Story for the Texas Energy Industry

Aug. 3, 2015
Oil Rig

The agreement with Iran creates some near-term challenges for the Texas oil industry, but all-in-all, it just might lead to better news on the whole.

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TexNet Seismic Monitoring Program Authorized by State

June 22, 2015
Depiction of mole tracks after an earthquake.

Texas Gov. Greg Abbott signed legislation authorizing funding of $4.47 million for the TexNet Seismic Monitoring Program, an initiative led by the Bureau of Economic Geology — the State Geologic Survey of Texas —at UT Austin.

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