Official newspaper of the University of Texas at Austin

The Daily Texan

Official newspaper of the University of Texas at Austin

The Daily Texan

Official newspaper of the University of Texas at Austin

The Daily Texan

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UT professor makes more efficient light bulbs with isotope mixtures

March 9, 2016

Atom Mines, a new startup headed by a UT professor, has developed technology that makes fluorescent light bulbs burn brighter, longer and with less energy.  The company won the Texas Energy Pitch...

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UT researchers use dopamine to develop all-natural flame retardant

February 26, 2016

A UT research team has developed an all-natural, highly effective flame retardant.  Cockrell School of Engineering associate professor Christopher Ellison and Amanda Jones, a postdoctoral fellow...

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UT microscope offers new view into cell processes

February 15, 2016

UT researchers have created a microscope that could be used to either observe embryos created in a lab without harming their growth or watch filamentous viruses such as Ebola in action. Scientists can...

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UT-led collaborative study hopes to settle seismic activity origins in Texas

February 4, 2016

Two new programs are working on providing much-needed public data that will clarify scientists’ shaky understanding of the increasing frequency of earthquakes in Texas.  The TexNet Seismic...