Professor who designed database that tracks satellites and assorted “space junk” discusses risks posed by space debris.
Anne Dattilo, 22-year-old physics and astronomy undergraduate at the University of Texas at Austin, discovered two exoplanets, or planets outside Earth’s solar system.
Find out why Democrats disappeared and get a quick look at the state’s most notorious political scandals.
In a fast-moving and dangerous sport, the bullfighters develop a bond on and off the dirt.
Hundreds students attend Berkeley2 Academy, a for-profit college consulting firm in Austin.
Billy Wayne Clayton, the figure at the center of the scandal, remade the office of Texas House speaker.
Zeynep Somer-Topcu, associate professor of government at the University of Texas at Austin, makes sense of Brexit.
The annual Battle of Blackjack Grove, a mock Civil War battle, started in 2017 in the East Texas town of Groveton and has attracted more and more attendees each year.
The tiny amphibian faces an existential threat from the torrid development around its remaining habitat in Bastrop County. (Story also appeared in the Austin American-Statesman.)
By eliminating bias, educators hope to improve dismal maternal mortality rates among African-American women.
Austin is in the midst of developing a small area plan for what some residents consider a neglected pocket of Austin — the area around North Lamar Boulevard north of Highway 183 to Braker Lane.
Journalists say schools should prepare students to deal with sexual harassment in the workplace.
Training at UT-Austin and Texas State takes two tracks: one focusing on quick police response and a second on simple steps everyone else can take to defend themselves.
The lions are so stealthy and range so widely, mostly on private land, that scientists have difficulty developing a good estimate of their numbers in Texas.
Some gamblers have started using a loophole in state law to play cards for money at so-called card clubs.
An addict turned recovery counselor uses dark humor and social media to help users clean up.
The presence of endangered salamanders in aquifers under the route means an added layer of environmental scrutiny for Kinder Morgan’s proposed natural gas pipeline.
On April 10, New York-based poet and immigration activist Javier Zamora will join a panel discussion at the LBJ Presidential Library.
National Democrats are targeting six congressional districts in Texas in 2020. Despite Democratic gains in the 2018 midterms, some political scientists say the party faces an uphill battle in the Lone Star State.
White is now one of the best-paid coaches in the country, and he’s committed to showing the money is well spent.