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Texas A&M and University of Texas Renew Collaboration with Opening of Joint Library

The University of Texas and Texas A&M University systems will celebrate the opening of the Joint Library Facility on Friday, May 24, at Texas A&M’s Riverside Campus located west of Bryan, Texas. The dedication begins at 10:30 a.m. with remarks and ribbon cutting led by officials of both university systems, followed by an open house…   » Continue Reading

Preparation for World’s Largest Telescope to be Streamed Online

Event:  The detonation of a mountain peak at The Carnegie Institution's Las Campanas Observatory in Chile to begin site preparation for the construction of the Giant Magellan Telescope (GMT) will be live-streamed to the general public.  Video coverage is provided courtesy of the U.S. Embassy in Chile. When:  Friday, March 23, 11 a.m. CDT. Any change…   » Continue Reading

University of Texas at Austin ‘Picosatellite’ To Be Launched from Space Shuttle To Begin Milestone Small-Satellite Mission

University of Texas at Austin ‘Picosatellite’ To Be Launched from Space Shuttle To Begin Milestone Small-Satellite Mission

In an initial step toward the first successful rendezvous and docking of very small satellites without human control, a pair of miniature "picosatellites" built by University of Texas at Austin and Texas A&M University engineering students will be launched into orbit this month from Space Shuttle Endeavour. In the process, the students will try to…   » Continue Reading