Frisco's Sci-Tech Discovery Center Hosts Sports Science WeekendThe topic of injuries and concussions in high school sports is bigger every year. This weekend the Sci-Tech Discovery Center in Frisco explores sports science and injury prevention. JD Ryan is Around Town.
Texas Geologist May Have Found 90M Year Old FossilA fossil found in limestone along a remote South Texas riverbed could be that of a dolphin-like reptile that swam in oceans 90 million years ago, according to paleontologists.
Arctic Sea Ice Hits Record Monthly Low For 7th Time In 2016Though this is the time the Arctic is supposed to be refreezing, scientists say sea ice there hit record low levels for November.
Researchers Worry As Info Lags On Pot Use By Older AdultsSurveys show a small but growing number of older adults are using marijuana — a trend that worries researchers who say not enough information exists about how pot affects older users.
Math A Concern For US Teens; Science, Reading Flat On TestThe latest global snapshot of student performance shows declining math scores in the U.S. and stagnant performance in science and reading.
Quirky Food Genius Alton Brown Admits "I'm A Freak"Alton Brown thinks about food differently than you do. You can find Brown at the intersection of food, science, history and theater. It's a weird place, as even he admits. "I don't fit in anywhere," he said.
New Horizons Spacecraft Sends Back Last Bit Of Data From 2015 Pluto FlybyThe NASA spacecraft 'New Horizons' has sent back the last bit of data from its 2015 flyby of Pluto.
UTA Breaks Ground On New Science BuildingNot only will it the most modern research facility, but will also have larger classrooms and a laboratory wing with glass walls so students attending classes will see the research using in a ‘science on display’ approach.
Sachse Public Library Receives State Grant Targeting Student LiteracySachse Public Library has received a grant from the Texas State Library and Archives Commission that will provide educational resources for local children.
Nobel Physics Prize Awarded To 3 For Topology WorkDavid Thouless, Duncan Haldane and Michael Kosterlitz, all professors at universities in the U.S., were awarded this year's Nobel Prize in physics for revealing the secrets of exotic matter such as superconductors.
Scientists Have Proof Some Texas Earthquakes Are Man MadeFor the first time, scientists say they have proof that some Texas earthquakes are man made.
Report: Explosion, Fire At SpaceX Launch Site In FloridaThere have been multiple reports of explosions and fire at the SpaceX launch facility in Florida.

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