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UT Satellite Destroyed in Antares Explosion [Watch]

This Tuesday was a nondescript evening for many on campus, but not for the 30 or so engineering students who had a hand in the tiny satellite they called RACE....

 
 

Rock of Ages

Inside one of the strangest and most wonderful places at UT—the Core Research Center. Want to see something really cool?” James Donnelly’s cowboy boots click...

 
 

The Frugal Diner

When a UT grad student heard about how hard it was to live on food stamps, she put her money where her mouth is. Megan Reiss watched Washington’s politics-as-usual...

 
 

Who Will Watch the Watchers?

Two UT hackers have built a safeguard against the privacy intrusions of camera-wired apps. Ever get the feeling that your computer is watching you? As long as you’re...

 
 

UT Ranked 30th in World by U.S. News

Ranking universities is a complicated and sometimes controversial business. Over the years, colleges have come to be ranked on an ever-expanding variety of criteria...

 
 

Behold the Glory of this Petri-Dish Longhorn

The Longhorn symbol is one of the most recognizable logos on the planet, but you’ve probably never seen it in this eye-catching form: fluorescent yeast in...

 
 

Trending Now: Frockets, Flash Tats, and More

Frockets What better way to jazz up a boring T-shirt than to add a colorful pocket to the front? Not limited to dress shirts anymore, the frat pocket, or “frocket,”...

 
 

TXEXplainer: Methane Hydrate

Can’t see this video? Click here. It’s an elusive, chimerical material locked beneath the Earth’s surface, often called “fire and ice”...

 
 

Searching for Hard-Hitting Solutions to Traumatic Brain Injury

Earlier this season, former UT quarterback David Ash made the decision to quit after suffering a series of concussions so severe that team doctors told Ash that...

 
 

Texas Men’s Golf Knocks off Virginia to Win U.S. Collegiate Championship

Texas Men’s Golf won the U.S. Collegiate Championship on Sunday with a score of 277—11 under par—to edge out the University of Virginia by one stroke....

 
 
November|December 2014
Finding Freddie
Lego Land
UT Giving
Liberty Mutual Quote for Scholarship
Texas Executive MBA
ID Wise
University Federal Credit Union
 
 
 
 
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