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From Bluebonnets to Pecans to Domino Game? Texas Can’t Get Enough of Its State Symbols

From Bluebonnets to Pecans to Domino Game? Texas Can’t Get Enough of Its State Symbols

was designated the official state flower, Texans have loved designating very Texas things as state symbols. With 76 official symbols…

10 Facts About the Texas State Flag

10 Facts About the Texas State Flag

…Day, and it’s no secret that Texans have a special affection for their state flag. Found everywhere from stately buildings…

The Wild and Urban Brazos is a River Full of Contradictions

The Wild and Urban Brazos is a River Full of Contradictions

…to Texas Highways Below Interstate 35, the Brazos serves as a scenic backdrop for Baylor University’s football stadium and baseball…

The Healing Power of the Texas Landscape

The Healing Power of the Texas Landscape

An Open Palm A state of grief becomes a state of solace for a new Texan by Fowzia Karimi If…

Women Take Center Stage In Baylor University’s New Exhibition about Theater in Texas

Women Take Center Stage In Baylor University’s New Exhibition about Theater in Texas

…in a university brochure as “the largest collection of Texana in the United States.” When it comes to the diversity…

With New Performances, John Lomax III Fuels the Lomax Family Legacy of Preserving American Folk Songs

With New Performances, John Lomax III Fuels the Lomax Family Legacy of Preserving American Folk Songs

…record enterprise; teaching at Middle Tennessee State University. Over all that time, I’ve never asked much about his family legacy,…

Where Does the Texas Hill Country Actually End?

Where Does the Texas Hill Country Actually End?

…advantage of it. Penny Smith Jones is a veteran real estate copywriter in Houston, formerly the in-house scribe for Martha…

Kinky Friedman Introduces Gold Star Kids to the Land That Shaped Him

Kinky Friedman Introduces Gold Star Kids to the Land That Shaped Him

…service officer for the U.S. State Department. After hosting 62 children from 14 states last summer, the camp is gearing…

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

…by doctoral student Alexander Murray and biology professor Luke Frishkoff at the University of Texas at Arlington, these shared traits…

Three Danes Baking Company Finds a New Audience For Old World Treats

Three Danes Baking Company Finds a New Audience For Old World Treats

…Louisiana State University, respectively. She also studied voice for two years in Copenhagen, where she became enamored with her ancestral…

The Wild Extremes Texas Photographers Go To for Thrilling Storm Shots

The Wild Extremes Texas Photographers Go To for Thrilling Storm Shots

…end of November. According to researchers at Colorado State University, a group that has been presenting hurricane season forecasts for…

Big Bend’s Oldest Surviving Adobe Structure Gets a Makeover

Big Bend’s Oldest Surviving Adobe Structure Gets a Makeover

…David Keller, an archeologist with the Center for Big Bend Studies at Sul Ross State University, spearheaded the Alvino House…

Loud and Invasive, the Monk Parakeet Charmed Its Way Into Texas Almost 50 Years Ago

Loud and Invasive, the Monk Parakeet Charmed Its Way Into Texas Almost 50 Years Ago

…pets escaped or were set free. They first appeared in the United States in the 1960s and ’70s. According to…

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

…not the first for the state of Texas. The first in memory occurred in 2004, when crowds in Nacogdoches braved…

A Caribbean Native Finds a Connection to Home in Corpus Christi

A Caribbean Native Finds a Connection to Home in Corpus Christi

…go anywhere else, including the mainland United States. Only those who have loved their home unconditionally while simultaneously feeling the…

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