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The Primordial Paddlefish Is Being Reintroduced to Texas Lakes

The Primordial Paddlefish Is Being Reintroduced to Texas Lakes

…perfect time. In 2011, the Caddo Lake Institute partnered with the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service, U.S. Army Corps of…

The Spirit of Diamond Bessie Lives On In New Novel Inspired By Jefferson’s Famous Murder Trial

The Spirit of Diamond Bessie Lives On In New Novel Inspired By Jefferson’s Famous Murder Trial

…home tours and a parade includes performances of a play that reenacts the murder trial. After years of careful research,…

A New Book Explores How Psychics Thrived on Texas Border Radio Stations

A New Book Explores How Psychics Thrived on Texas Border Radio Stations

Poster courtesy Border Radio Research Institute The borderlands between Texas and Mexico have always been steeped in mystery and romance….

Texas Beaches Are Awash In Baby Dolls, Messages in a Bottle, and Other Oddities

Texas Beaches Are Awash In Baby Dolls, Messages in a Bottle, and Other Oddities

kind. Researchers from the Mission-Aransas National Estuarine Research Reserve first noticed the creepy toys while searching for endangered sea turtles…

Author Jesse Sublett Delves Into Austin’s Criminal Underbelly

Author Jesse Sublett Delves Into Austin’s Criminal Underbelly

…I loved writing nonfiction more. I enjoy the research, unearthing facts and details, and weaving it all into an entertaining…

The Battle Between Two Lizards In Texas Is a Win for UT Arlington Biologists

The Battle Between Two Lizards In Texas Is a Win for UT Arlington Biologists

…plains of Texas. And both are adaptable and swift, with a wary disposition. Alas, according to ongoing research carried out…

Shumla Treks Offer a Revealing Look at the Ancient Rock Art of Southwest Texas

Shumla Treks Offer a Revealing Look at the Ancient Rock Art of Southwest Texas

…series of “Shumla Treks” on public and private land organized by Shumla Archaeological Research and Education Center. Formed in 1998,…

Round Top: Setting the Stage

Round Top: Setting the Stage

The elaborately carved woodwork throughout the Festival Institute’s three-level concert hall enhances not only the venue’s beauty, but also its…

Revisiting a Texas Treasure

Revisiting a Texas Treasure

to change. With the University of Texas—San Antonio, the Institute’s parent institution, on track to become a national research university,…

Bobby Byrd of Cinco Puntos Press Is a Poet and Everyone Should Know It

Bobby Byrd of Cinco Puntos Press Is a Poet and Everyone Should Know It

…the Kentucky Club , several children’s books that were recognized as American Library Association and Texas Institute of Letters notables….

Three Takes on the Classic Texas Cheeseburger

Three Takes on the Classic Texas Cheeseburger

…goes on a burger is about as important to the burger experience as the meat itself. In my research as…

Spring Road Trips: Scenic Drives, the Gulf Coast, Big Bend, and the ‘Eiffel Tower’ Await

Spring Road Trips: Scenic Drives, the Gulf Coast, Big Bend, and the ‘Eiffel Tower’ Await

…Shumla Archaeological Research and Education Center and at the Fate Bell Shelter rock art site at Seminole Canyon State Park,…

With a Concha Revival Underway, Here’s Where to Get the Colorful Pastries in Texas

With a Concha Revival Underway, Here’s Where to Get the Colorful Pastries in Texas

…conchas atop one giant concha pastry. Still dreaming about it. Two locations: 8716 Research Blvd., Suite 290; 801 E William…

13 Things to Do Along the Texas Coast

13 Things to Do Along the Texas Coast

…fantasy adventure. ­texasstateaquarium.org; pleasurepier.com;­ ospreycruises.com/­the-black-dragon-pirate-ship; reddragonpiratecruises.com   7 Bring the Pets: South Padre Island Dolphin Research & Sealife ­Nature Center…

What’s That Smell? San Antonio Zoo’s Corpse Flower Is Ready To Bloom

What’s That Smell? San Antonio Zoo’s Corpse Flower Is Ready To Bloom

…at the zoo’s Center for Conservation and Research, says corpse flowers are the largest plants in the world that has…

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