Christina Sumners: Welcome to Science Sound Off. I’m Christina Sumners. Tim Schnettler: And I’m her co-host, Tim Schnettler. Christina Sumners: And with us today we have Dr. David Reiner. Welcome…

Texas Insider Report: WASHINGTON, D.C. – “America’s strong and growing economy – along with President Trump’s renewed call for bipartisanship at last night’s State of the Union – pave the…

Boll weevil eradication pioneer Dr. Charles Allen retires from Texas A&M AgriLife

Dr. Charles Allen receiving his Superior Service Award in the Distinguished Career category in January. Writer: Susan Himes, 325-657-7315, Susan.Himes@ag.tamu.edu SAN ANGELO — Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service entomologist Dr.…

Texas Insider Report: WASHINGTON, D.C. –Today, Representative Bill Flores (R-TX) and Senator Thom Tillis (R-NC) re-introduced the Hatch-Waxman Integrity Act in the House of Representatives and Senate. The legislation would help ensure that alternative procedures…

DDoS Attacks in Q4 2018

News overview In Q4 2018, security researchers detected a number of new botnets, which included not only Mirai clones for a change. The fall saw increased activity on the part…

Texas Insider Report: WASHINGTON, D.C. — During Tuesday evening’s State of the Union Address, Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer (D-NY) smirked as President Donald Trump described the Democrat Party’s recent…

President Trump delivered his second State of the Union address Tuesday evening, Feb. 5th, 2019, from the House Chamber in Congress. The White House released the president’s remarks as prepared…

By John Stonestreet Let me be clear: New York has just made it legal for a fully-formed, eight-pound baby with a head of hair, fingernails, eyelashes, and a 100% chance…

Texas Insider Report: WASHINGTON, D.C. –Today Congressmen Jim Costa (D-CA-16) and Pete Olson (R-TX-22), Co-chairs of the bipartisan Congressional Victims’ Rights Caucus, introduced House Resolution 90 encouraging stronger efforts in…

Mary Leigh Meyer: Howdy, welcome to Sounds Like Health, this is Mary Leigh Meyer. Sam Craft: I’m your co-host Sam Craft. Mary Leigh Meyer: And we’re here with registered nurse…

Think Pink: Texas A&M student aids in discovery of fluorescent pink flying squirrel

Photographs of a flying squirrel under visible light and ultraviolet light shows what the specimen looks like to the human eye and with the aid of a UV light to…

Las Vegas says charm will keep bettors coming for Super Bowl

LAS VEGAS (AP) — Thousands of football fans from around the country converge at Las Vegas casinos every February to place their bets on the Super Bowl’s winner, MVP, first…

“I look forward to working with the Administration on additional ways to help lower the cost of drugs. . . “ Texas Insider Report: WASHINGTON, D.C. –U.S. Senator John Cornyn…

Report: Unauthorized air pollution in Texas up 27 percent in 2017

The state’s natural gas plants, particularly those in West Texas, flare off tens of millions of pounds of toxic sulfur dioxide and hundreds of millions of pound of poisonous hydrogen…

State lawmakers aim to lock in funding for Texas parks, historic sites

Balmorhea State Park in Toyahvale and other Texas state parks have an estimated $781 million in deferred maintenance needs. In 2017, nearly 10 million people visited Texas’ 95 state parks…

Chafer used Remexi malware to spy on Iran-based foreign diplomatic entities

Executive Summary Throughout the autumn of 2018 we analyzed a long-standing (and still active at that time) cyber-espionage campaign that was primarily targeting foreign diplomatic entities based in Iran. The…

Christina Sumners: Welcome to Science Sound Off, I’m Christina Sumners. Tim Schnettler: And I’m Tim Schnettler. Christina Sumners: Our guest today is Dr. Joe Rutkowski, an assistant professor of medical…

Issues statement on agreement to temporarily reopen government while negotiations continue to fund border security and build the wall Texas Insider Report: WASHINGTON, D.C. –  U.S. Sen. Ted Cruz (R-Texas)…

Being an astronaut is mentally and physically grueling—which is why people with disabilities, who adapt to challenges every day, are perfect fits. Source: Science News

By David Limbaugh I couldn’t care less about the State of the Union address, and I’m hardly panicking about the government shutdown, but I care a great deal that Democrats…