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To the Exomoon and Back
Although the concept of colonizing the Earth's moon has fallen out of fashion, the search for life beyond our planet is still very much in vogue. Scientists with the ...
High Speed Rail
KVUE —  As Texas' population continues to grow, transportation across the state is becoming more of an issue. A privately funded company is working to connect Houston and Dallas with a ...
Housing the Homeless
On Wednesday, an overflow crowd gathered at a groundbreaking for an innovative concept to take homeless people off of Austin streets. Alan Graham, president and CEO of Mobile Loaves & Fishes ...
Tech in Texas
The Lone Star State is making a case for being the next hub for tech jobs. Texas is adding tech jobs faster than any other state, according to Dice.com ...
Pets In Space
A Texas company recently introduced a new way to honor your four-legged friends once they've passed, and it's truly out of this world. Houston-based Celestis Inc., which pioneered ...
SXSW Open for Business
On Monday, SXSW announced that it is officially open for 2015 business. Registration for the 2015 music, film and tech conference, taking place March 13-22, is now open. Those looking ...
Texas Gets Trumped
Rice University has a lot to brag about this week as two national publications have named it the best college in the state of Texas. On Forbes' seventh annual list ...
The Stars at Night
Just a few miles down the road from the bright lights of Austin, Dripping Springs holds on to its natural nights. The community’s efforts to practice better night lighting ...
Austin Job Growth
Austin is no longer the top U.S. city for job growth, but the future still looks bright.  On Wednesday, Forbes released a new list of cities primed for substantial ...
Ranking It
Longhorns have a new reason to put their horns up this summer. According to a new study, the University of Texas at Austin is among the best universities in the ...
Presents Welcome
Choosing the right gift can be tricky — especially when the recipient is a girl. You want something appropriate for the occasion. It should be thoughtful but not sappy. Price is ...
New in Town
For the past few months, we've watched the Massachusetts Institute of Technology's You Are Here project turn data into beautiful visual representations. Picking favorite cities across the country ...
Where the STEM Jobs Are
Math and science nerds may not have been the most popular in high school, but their passions are paying off. According to data from the Bureau of Labor Statistics, the ...
Austin's Next Tech Hub
On Tuesday, Austin Community College and Rackspace announced plans for a public-private partnership that could revitalize the dilapidated Highland Mall, turning it into a hub for education and jobs. The ...
Lone Star Wealth
The latest Forbes list of America's Richest Families has a Texas flavor. Twenty-one Lone Star families were named among the 185 wealthiest clans in the United States. The Dallas-Fort ...
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