Texas Researcher Finds Heavy Metals Around River After Mine SpillResearchers from Texas say they found accumulations of heavy metals from the Gold King Mine spill around the riverbank in Colorado and New Mexico. David Weindorf of Texas Tech University and Kevin Lombard of New Mexico State University say they found patches of discolored sludge containing elevated levels of iron, copper, zinc, arsenic and lead along the river.
Texas Based Dell To Invest $125B In ChinaThe computer maker said Thursday that it will invest $125 billion in the country over the next five years.
Gov. Abbott Dedicates Billions To Elevate Higher EducationThanks to a new law set to kick in on September 1, Texas Colleges and Universities will have an additional $4 billion to elevate their national standing in research.
Clinical Trials Provide Hope For Alzheimer's TreatmentsIt's a devastating disease that causes concern for all of us with aging parents: Alzheimer's disease. According to the Alzheimer's Association, one in three seniors in the United States will die with Alzheimer's or dementia.
Fake Bar Part Of Research Into Anti-Drinking Drug There's no skunky bar odor amid the beer taps. Instead of booze, colored water fills the bottles.
High School Football Research Shows Brain Change Without ConcussionsA new study raises questions about how safe it is for teenagers to play high school football.
Revolutionary Prostate Cancer Research At North Texas UniversityProstate cancer impacts some 200,000 American men every year. But, fascinating research happening right here in North Texas could one day provide new options for early detection and treatment.
North Texas Kissing Bugs Carry Potentially Killer DiseaseA public health hazard is creeping along the Lone Star State: a bug carrying a parasite that can cause potentially fatal heart and digestive problems.
DeSoto High School Taking Part In Sports Concussion StudyThe DeSoto High School Eagle's football team is taking part in a season-long study focusing on sports-related concussions.
North Texas Doctor Searching For More Efficient PTSD Treatment The arrest of a Texas soldier for scaling the White House fence over the weekend has reignited the national conversation on the mental health of the nation’s returning veterans.
Texas ALS Patient Wants 'Ice Bucket' $ To Go To ResearchMarcie Gibson is completely paralyzed by ALS and lies in her wheelchair, with a specialized computer in front of her. She wants the ALS Association to spend the more than $100 million recently raised solely on research.
Scientists Try 3-D Printer To Build Human Heart It may sound far-fetched, but scientists are attempting to build a human heart with a 3-D printer. Ultimately, the goal is to create a new heart for a patient with their own cells that could be transplanted.