What You Accomplish When Discovery is in Your DNA
From the moon landing to the Space Station to teaching young aerospace engineers, retiring professor Hans Mark forged an extraordinary career. We explore the highlights.
Rescue Mission: From Trafficking to Tech
When a business professor and alumna partnered to help human trafficking victims transition to tech jobs, they learned insights other non-profits can use to better serve their communities.
Opinion: Voters Deserve Better from Candidates
Government professor Sean Theriault calls on Texas candidates to run serious campaigns worthy of his students' efforts and attention. Read more.
Know: Your Connection to a World of Ideas
From the moon landing to the Space Station to teaching young aerospace engineers, retiring professor Hans Mark forged an extraordinary career. We explore the highlights.
When a business professor and alumna partnered to help human trafficking victims transition to tech jobs, they learned insights other non-profits can use to better serve their communities.
Government professor Sean Theriault calls on Texas candidates to run serious campaigns worthy of his students' efforts and attention. Read more.
Know: Your Connection to a World of Ideas

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Court rules for UT Austin in Fisher case
Read the full statement from President Bill Powers in response to the court ruling on UT admissions case.
Anthropologist debunks walking on all fours theory
Study contradicts claims that quadrupeds featured in BBC documentary are examples of backward evolution.
Race is on for best solar car of 2014
Cockrell School hosts nation's two biggest collegiate solar car races, with international competitors.
Mutation stops worms from getting drunk
Neuroscience breakthrough could lead to new drugs for treating symptoms of alcohol withdrawal.
Electric fish evolved shocking skills independently
Fish use the same genetic toolbox to build their electric organ in various environments.
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