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1 hr ago | LiveScience
Formula 1 racing is so loud that fans would have to wear both earplugs and earmuffs in order to enjoy the spectacle at safe noise levels, new research suggests.
Should the US stop sending aid to developing countries?
Should PBS receive government funding?
4 hrs ago | MyHighPlains.com
The push to curb grade inflation at Texas public colleges and universities will be back in the next legislative session, state Rep. Scott Turner, R-Frisco, said Wednesday.
8 hrs ago | Scientific Computing/Instrument.
The Texas Advanced Computing Center at The University of Texas at Austin has announced the addition of Rodeo, the center's new cloud computing offering that will provide a variety of cloud services to its comprehensive set of advanced computing systems.
11 hrs ago | Iol.co.za
Actor Ryan O Neal leaves court on December 2, 2013, after testifying in a Los Angeles courtroom about his relationship with Farrah Fawcett and his claimed ownership of an Andy Warhol portrait of the actress.
12 hrs ago | Worcester Telegram & Gazette
Boylston native and musician Michael Rinker has become well known locally for teaching about African drumming through collaborations with the West Boylston Arts Foundation .
One of the most acclaimed ensembles of traditional music in Ireland, Dan brings a heartwarming and high-energy Celtic Christmas celebration to Bass Concert Hall.
Editor's Note: This column is one in a series by associate classics professor Jennifer Ebbeler on the changing nature of higher education at UT-Austin and other institutions.
Olympic champion Sanya Richards-Ross is among eight athletes selected for induction into the Texas Sports Hall of Fame in February.
New research says men and women have very different sexual regrets. How else do the sexes differ in the sack? No one's sexual encounters play out like a sepia-tinted love scene from a movie.
Ryan O'Neal told a jury that it 'wasn't a secret' that he removed the Andy Warhol portrait of Farrah Fawcett from her home after her death.
A group yells immigration reform chants at President Barack Obama as he leaves after speaking about immigration reform on Nov. 25 at the Betty Ann Ong Chinese Recreation Center in San Francisco.
Scientists believe Europa is one of the planetary bodies in our solar system most likely to have conditions that could sustain life, an idea reinforced by magnetometer readings from the Galileo spacecraft detecting signs of a salty, global ocean below the moon's icy shell.
Schematic showing the chemical reduction reaction of one Li2S6 molecule by lithium to form six Li2S molecules, involving the diffusion/driving of lithium out of the graphene layers in the graphite.
To get a better idea of how climate change can worsen conflict there, GlobalPost spoke with three experts on the topic: Drew Sloan of energy efficiency company Opower, Marshall Burke of the University of California, Berkeley and Josh Busby of the University of Texas at Austin.
They're already flying missions for the military and police. Though nowadays unmanned aerial vehicles are just as likely to be flown by your new next door neighbor, eager to move into their new home.
In an ideal world, no one would regret their informed, consensual sexual choices - or feel like their sex lives need to fall in line with what's stereotypically "expected" from men and women.