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Nov 05, 2015, 03:24 ET Texas A&M Announces Major Initiative To Address "Real World" Issues

Committed to leading by example, Texas A&M University announced today the launch of a $4 billion comprehensive campaign to address major societal...


Feb 08, 2014, 02:42 ET Texas A&M Inducts New Class of TIAS Faculty Fellows -- Top Scholars From Around The World

A Nobel Prize winner and members of the National Academy of Sciences and other prestigious national academies and comparable European academies are...


Dec 30, 2013, 12:39 ET Island University Designated by FAA as Unmanned Aircraft System Test Site

Texas has been named a test site for unmanned aircraft systems (UAS) by the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA), based on a statewide proposal led...


Dec 16, 2013, 01:49 ET 'Cold Plasma' Researchers See Success in New Leukemia Cancer Treatment Method

The battle against cancer has historically involved things like surgery, chemotherapy and radiation and bone marrow transplants, with outcomes from...


Dec 05, 2013, 02:00 ET Texas A&M Study: Thin Soil Layers Contributed To Devastating 2011 Japan Quake

An extremely thin layer of clay sediment below the ocean floor is a primary cause of the huge tsunami associated with the 2011 Japan earthquake,...


Nov 22, 2013, 01:29 ET Texas A&M, NSF Announce Agreement For Research Ship Operations, May Total $250 Million

The National Science Board has authorized the National Science Foundation to enter into a cooperative agreement with Texas A&M University to continue ...


Nov 21, 2013, 10:43 ET Undergrad Research At Texas A&M Spotlighted In Student-Run Scholarly Journal

With a cover story dealing with genetic factors affecting white tigers, Explorations might at first glance appear to be a journal catering to a...


Nov 15, 2013, 02:35 ET Like Clockwork: Texas A&M Biologist Says Butterfly's Epic Journey Tied To Its Antennae

In one of the most scientifically intriguing migrations known to man, the Monarch butterfly each year flies from as far as the northeast and Canada...


Oct 23, 2013, 01:10 ET UT, Texas A&M Astronomers Discover Universe's Most Distant Galaxy

Texas A&M University and the University of Texas at Austin may be former football rivals, but the Lone Star State's two research giants have teamed...


Oct 08, 2013, 11:34 ET Texas A&M To Add Medal Of Honor Recipient To Hall Of Honor In November

Clarence E. Sasser, who was presented the Medal of Honor in 1969 for his service in Vietnam and subsequently attended Texas A&M University on a...


Oct 04, 2013, 01:58 ET Thanks To Dry Air, Few Hurricanes This Year, Says Texas A&M Expert

With apologies to the Chinese calendar, 2013 might go down as the Year of No Hurricanes or at least very few of them, and without much clout. Credit...


Sep 26, 2013, 11:55 ET Texas A&M Enrollment Reaches Record 58,809, Tops In Texas And Among Top 5 Nationally

Texas A&M University enrollment stands at a record 58,809, which ranks it first in Texas, according to informal tabulations, and likely is among the...


Sep 16, 2013, 10:55 ET Texas A&M University Posts A Record Year For Fundraising

Texas A&M University has raised a record $740 million-plus within the past year, over $300 million more than in any previous 12-month period—and it...


Sep 05, 2013, 01:04 ET Truly Super Sized: World's Largest Volcano Named For Texas A&M

Texas Aggies like to think their school is among the world's biggest movers and shakers, and now science has confirmed it. An oceanographer has...


Sep 02, 2013, 03:21 ET Texas A&M Institute for Advanced Study Attracts Nobel Laureate, Eight Other Eminent Scholars

The Texas A&M University Institute for Advanced Study (TIAS), which has a mission of bringing nationally and internationally renowned scholars to...


Aug 07, 2013, 10:59 ET No Reason For Football Players To Suffer Heat Strokes, Says Texas A&M Expert

In the past 20 years, at least 40 football players nationwide have died from heat-related conditions, which should serve as a sober reminder to the...


Jul 10, 2013, 12:02 ET Texas A&M Prof Helps Make Teaching Statistics Less Daunting By Use Of Cartoons

Statistics can be a tough subject that turns off students, but one Texas A&M University faculty member is using cartoons to teach it to...


Jul 10, 2013, 04:25 ET Lightning Prone Houston Now Has World's Best Detection System Devised By Texas A&M Prof

The country's best system to detect lightning strikes – located in and around the Houston area – just got better, thanks to a complete overhaul and...


Jun 27, 2013, 04:05 ET Texas A&M: Large Dead Zone Forming In The Gulf

Ocean experts had predicted a large "dead zone" area in the Gulf of Mexico this year, and according to the results from a Texas A&M University...


Jun 26, 2013, 04:52 ET Texas A&M Announces Whole Systems Genomics Initiative

Texas A&M University, the flagship institution of The Texas A&M University System, announced a new research initiative that will revolutionize...


Jun 12, 2013, 05:25 ET NSA Surveillance Is Legal And Not Targeting Average Americans, Says Texas A&M Professor

Supposed "bombshell revelations" about NSA surveillance programs are, at this point, much ado about nothing, says a professor at Texas A&M University ...


Jun 11, 2013, 03:22 ET Swept Away: Beach Erosion Continues To Be Huge Problem For Texas, Says Texas A&M Expert

The five-year anniversary of Hurricane Ike is still several months away, but the effects of what the historic storm did to the Texas coastline have...


Jun 10, 2013, 11:37 ET Texas A&M Research Using Special Foams To Treat Aneurysms

An innovative method for treating potentially fatal brain aneurysms by filling them with foam-like plastics is a step closer to clinical trials after ...


May 29, 2013, 04:07 ET Hurricanes That Form Early In Gulf Can Be Deadly, Says Texas A&M-Galveston Prof

Hurricanes that form in the Gulf of Mexico tend to catch gulf residents off guard – often forming in the month of June – and can develop into...


May 23, 2013, 05:08 ET Texas A&M Research Advancing Detection, Diagnosis of Oral Cancer

More effective detection and diagnosis of oral cancer could result from an advance in noninvasive imaging of epithelial tissue by a Texas A&M...