Latest Southern Methodist University Stories

2010-10-28 08:34:33

Should global warming cause sea levels to rise as predicted in coming decades, thousands of archaeological sites in coastal areas around the world will be lost to erosion.

2010-10-22 08:57:13

The landscape of Central Africa 65 million years ago was a low-elevation tropical belt, but the jury is still out on whether the region's mammals browsed and hunted beneath the canopy of a lush rainforest.

2010-09-30 07:57:57

New research challenges the controversial theory that an ancient comet impact devastated the Clovis people, one of the earliest known cultures to inhabit North America.

2010-09-25 06:49:27

Taking a new look at old digs: Trampling animals can alter muddy Paleolithic sites.

2010-09-24 18:14:00

-- Debate Set for Tuesday, September 28, 5:30-7 p.m. on SMU's Campus-- DALLAS, Sept.

2010-08-25 10:30:00

With children going back to school, parents are concerned that their youngsters are staying fit and eating right, especially those who dine in a school cafeteria.

2010-07-27 23:48:44

Mothers who live in poverty and who have abused their children can stop if they are taught parenting skills and given emotional support.

2010-07-23 10:13:00

-- Fall 2010 marks the first semester engineering counts as a 4th year science graduation credit in Texas -- DALLAS, July 23 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Nearly 100 Texas middle and high school teachers will learn how to bring math and science to life in the classroom with high tech engineering curriculum that meets the new Texas Education Agency's 4th year science requirement.

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