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Study of South Pacific stalagmite helps researchers understand rainfall patterns

September 12, 2013

Thanks to a fast-growing stalagmite named Big Taurius, climate scientists now have a better understanding of rainfall patterns affecting nearly half the planet. The stalagmite was discovered by UT researcher...


Capital Metro proposal would eliminate two UT Shuttle routes

September 4, 2013

A Capital Metro proposal to eliminate two UT Shuttle routes in 2014 may leave some students stranded and seeking alternate means of transportation to campus.   While a majority of UT students and...