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UT professor talks about what to expect from autonomous vehicles

October 24, 2016

Volvo and Ford recently announced that they will have autonomous vehicles in the streets in the next five years, bringing people one step closer to having their own Herbie or KITT. Many other car manufacturers...

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Using technology for health: Can video games prevent smoking?

October 6, 2016

While shooting enemies or dancing in popular video games, young people could learn to avoid tobacco use.  That is what Jay Bernhardt, founding director of the UT Center for Health Communication...

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Relationship satisfaction less about deal-breakers and more about potential alternative partners, UT study finds

September 21, 2016

Living happily ever after with Prince Charming is easy — as long as he’s the most charming prince around. Daniel Conroy-Beam, recent UT graduate and current assistant professor at the University...

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UT physicists discuss the science behind Netflix’s “Stranger Things”

September 15, 2016

The hit Netflix show “Stranger Things” has a root in theoretical physics, but UT scientists say it should not be mistaken as being scientifically accurate. The series, created by the...