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The new 15-mile route, which features 46 stations including 12 shared downtown with the 801 line, provides service to several college campuses including the University of Texas at Austin, the city's museum district, two of the city's most popular shopping destinations, downtown Austin and the State Capitol.
With President William Powers Jr. set to leave his position in June 2015, Paul Foster, UT System Board of Regents chairman, is in the process of forming a search committee to find candidates to replace him.
Edwards most recently comes from Shanghai, China, where she was an editor at SinoMedia and, before that, a contributor to China Economic Review.
The University of Texas has partnered with Rice University and Texas A&M University to take advantage of a $3.75 million grant from the National Science Foundation.
Docker offers a new, lightweight approach to application portability. Applications are shipped using a common container format and managed with a high-level API.
San Diego startup Qubitekk will benefit from a $3M Department of Energy grant to speed the development of unhackable quantum encryption technology that will protect the country's power grid from cyber attack.
Scientists have known that toxic effects of substances known as endocrine disrupting chemicals , found in both natural and human-made materials, can pass from one generation to the next, but new research shows that females with ancestral exposure to EDC may show especially adverse reactions to stress.
Feeling stressed out? Blame your great-grandparents. Psychologists have linked ancestral exposure by a common fungicide, vinclozolin, to the stress levels of rats generations later.
When I made the decision to move from the east side to the campus area last year, some of my, ahem, hipper friends furrowed their brows and asked, "Why do you want to live there ?" Well, because it's great, that's why.
A Sunday gathering at the Congregational Church of Austin had all the markings of a worship service - pews at capacity and additional folding chairs to accommodate the crowd.
Each weekday morning, exassembly line workers, struggling single moms, and other job-seekers shuffle into government offices to get help retraining for a new career, to start over as a radiology technician or programmer, perhaps, or finish an associate's degree.
Image from: www.florencecallender.com All of us should help make the coming school year a success for East Texas students by getting involved.
The International Center for Advanced Internet Research at Northwestern University is part of a national research consortium called Chameleon that this week received $10 million from the National Science Foundation to investigate cloud computing and help develop the next generation of clouds.
Bacteria inside your mouth drastically change how they act when you're diseased, according to research using supercomputers at the Texas Advanced Computing Center .
Updated: Wed Aug 27, 2014 03:10 am
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