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Massive Geographic Change May Have Triggered Explosion of Animal Life

Massive Geographic Change May Have Triggered Explosion of Animal Life

AUSTIN, Texas — A paper by Ian Dalziel of The University of Texas at Austin’s Jackson School of Geosciences, published in the November issue of Geology, a journal of the Geological Society of America, suggests a major tectonic event may have triggered the rise in sea level and other environmental changes that accompanied the apparent…   » Continue Reading

Inaugural Energy Forum to Address Energy Issues Feb. 3-4, 2011

Event: Inaugural University of Texas Energy Forum. This student-led event will bring together leading researchers from The University of Texas at Austin, along with industry leaders, policymakers, entrepreneurs and students to explore today's most pressing energy challenges, from oil exploration to renewable energy and alternative sources, to innovative energy ventures. When: Thursday, Feb. 3, 11…   » Continue Reading