Texas ranked 7th in measure of Services Received compared to Taxes Paid Texas Insider Report: AUSTIN, Texas — Texas has one of the best rates of return on taxpayer investments…

Texas ranked 7th in measure of Services Received compared to Taxes Paid Texas Insider Report: AUSTIN, Texas — Texas has one of the best rates of return on taxpayer investments…

Explosions from unregulated pipelines can kill in Texas while energy companies go unpunished

A firefighter tamps out flames shortly after an explosion destroyed the Tercero family’s home outside Midland. Courtesy of the Midland County Fire Marshal’s Office STANTON — Delaney Tercero, 3, was…

Students swarm to Insect Expo at McKenna Children’s Museum

More than 1,000 Comal, New Braunfels ISD fourth-graders attend two-day educational event NEW BRAUNFELS — Nearly 1,000 fourth-grade students from New Braunfels and Comal independent school districts recently attended the second annual…

Dorie Miller Elementary in San Antonio kicks off Learn, Grow, Eat and Go! Program

Students from Dorie Miller Elementary School in San Antonio plant various vegetables and herbs in a newly constructed school garden plot. (Texas A&M AgriLife Communications photo by Paul Schattenberg) SAN ANTONIO –…

Gov. DeSantis lays out plan to get rid of Common Core Texas Insider Report: AUSTIN, Texas — In another reversal of former Florida Gov. Scott’s policies, Gov. Ron DeSantis recently…

By Stephen Moore “This is the flip side (of) tax the rich, tax the rich, tax the rich. The rich leave, and now what do you do?” said New York…

Railroad commissioners voice doubts that Permian Basin flaring is more prevalent than reported

A gas flare burns bright on a production site northeast of Andrews in the Permian Basin of West Texas. Jerod Foster for The Texas Tribune Top officials from the Texas…

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…

Bluebonnet Petroleum donates $8,000 to Brenham ISD

The Brenham school district received an $8,000 donation from Bluebonnet Petroleum recently. The company participated in the 2018 Educational Alliance program through ExxonMobil. The program focuses on improvements in math…

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We did the math on a famous thought experiment by Isaac Newton involving a very tall mountain, a wicked fast cannonball, and good old gravity. Source: Science News

Tom Green County team takes first place in National 4-H Food Challenge

Contacts: Dr. Morgan Treadwell, 325-653-4576, morgan.treadwell@ag.tamu.edu Courtney Redman, 325-659-6527, cjbarbee@ag.tamu.edu SAN ANGELO – A team from Tom Green County won the National 4-H Food Challenge held recently at the State…

Texas Insider Report: AUSTIN, Texas – The Texas Workforce Commission (TWC) and the Texas Science and Engineering Advisory Board have named Texas A&M Engineering as the new host of the…

Mark Benden, PhD, director of the Ergonomics Center at Texas A&M, explains the science of how people work and how we can all be healthier doing so. (Hint: Move more!)…

We must be aggressive about protecting the tools that foster Local Economic Growth & Job Creation By Beverly Powell Texas Insider Report: AUSTIN, Texas — Many Austin politicos are talking about…

Texas A&M team proposes using research stations across U.S. for public STEM education

Writer: Kay Ledbetter, 806-677-5608, skledbetter@ag.tamu.eduContact: Dr. Rhonda Struminger, 979-450-8484, struminger@tamu.edu COLLEGE STATION – The general public and scientists are finding common ground at hundreds of biological field research stations across…

The two most likely Election Results, and what they’d mean for the country By Matt Mackowiak Texas Insider Report: AUSTIN, Texas — Every time an election comes around, candidates call…

Congressman Mike Conaway This collection of legislation included H.R. 6760, the Protecting Family and Small Businesses Tax Cuts Act, H.R. 6757, the Family Savings Act, and H.R. 6756, the American…

Two mathematicians say they found a glaring hole in a proof that has convulsed the math community for years. Source: Science News