Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service receives emergency management award

(From right) Dr. Andy Vestal, Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service special assistant, College Station, accepted the award from Chief Nim Kidd, Texas Emergency Management, at the 2019 Emergency Management Council…

AgriLife Extension’s Kara Matheney receives Cattle Raisers honor

Media contact: Blair Fannin, 979-845-2259, b-fannin@tamu.edu FORT WORTH –– Kara Matheney, Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service agent for Washington County, received the Outstanding Beef County Extension Agent award at the…

This Earth Day, April 22, NASA invites you to celebrate our beautiful home planet by participating in a global social media event and local events around the country. Source: NASA

Trump also bests Obama by remarkable 18% on Strongly Approve-Strongly Disapprove comparison Texas Insider Report: WASHINGTON, D.C. — Not only is President Donald Trump’s overall job approval rating currently sitting…

One of the best ways to prevent it, is by talking & raising awareness about it By State Rep. Todd Hunter Texas Insider Report: AUSTIN, Texas — Each month, I…

NASA will host a media teleconference at 11 a.m. EDT Monday, April 22, to discuss select science investigations launching on the next SpaceX commercial resupply flight to the International Space…

NASA will host a media teleconference at 11 a.m. EDT Monday, April 22, to discuss select science investigations launching on the next SpaceX commercial resupply flight to the International Space…

You just couldn’t make this stuff up! Right? By Jim Cardle Texas Insider Report: AUSTIN, Texas — After Lt. Gov. Dan Patrick recently noted that while Gov. Greg Abbott received…

Large-scale SIM swap fraud

Introduction SIM swap fraud is a type of account takeover fraud that generally targets a weakness in two-factor authentication and two-step verification, where the second factor or step is an…

Texas Insider Report: WASHINGTON, D.C. — “Just so you understand, President Obama separated the children. Those cages that were shown, I think they were very inappropriate. They were built by…

NASA will host a media teleconference at 2 p.m. EDT Thursday, April 11, to share the results of a study – embargoed by the journal Science until that time –…

NASA Administrator Jim Bridenstine will deliver a keynote address and speak to media Tuesday, April 9, during the 35th Space Symposium at the Broadmoor Hotel in Colorado Springs, Colorado. Source:…

Why has Texas suddenly decided to immediately sue industrial polluters?

Smoke rises from a fire burning at the Intercontinental Terminals Company in Deer Park, east of Houston on March 18, 2019.  Jaimie Meldrum/Handout via REUTERS Late last month as crews…

NASA will host a media teleconference at 1 p.m. EDT Wednesday, April 10, to discuss select science investigations and technology demonstrations launching on the next Northrop Grumman commercial resupply mission…

Media are invited to attend the sixth International Academy of Astronautics Planetary Defense Conference in College Park, Maryland, April 29 – May 3. Source: NASA

Lindsey Hendrix: Hi everyone. Welcome to the Vantage Point podcast. This is Lindsey Hendrix. April is sexual assault awareness month, so we’re sitting down with Evonne Garcia, a forensic nurse…

Game of Threats

Introduction While the way we consume TV content is rapidly changing, the content itself remains in high demand, and users resort to any means available to get at it –…

“It really is a culture war, deep down. It’s about whether personal responsibility should be valued, or not. By Alexandra DeSanctis Freshman Republican Congressman Dan Crenshaw is perhaps ideally suited…

Bots and botnets in 2018

Due to the wide media coverage of incidents involving Mirai and other specialized botnets, their activities have become largely associated with DDoS attacks. Yet this is merely the tip of…

"This is not Mexico": Texas official criticizes county judge for speaking Spanish

Harris County Judge Lina Hidalgo spoke Monday in English and Spanish about the fire that broke out at a storage facility in the Houston area. Annie Mulligan for The Texas…