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2010-09-01 12:45:00

New methodology leads to increased accuracy of congestion data AUSTIN, Texas, Sept. 1 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Using more accurate technology, the Texas Department of Transportation (TxDOT) unveiled an updated list of Texas' 100 most congested roadway segments Wednesday.

2010-08-05 09:32:44

AgriLife scientist: 'Time to take the monoculture blinders off'.

2010-06-02 13:44:01

Breast cancer cells - even the most aggressive type - died after treatments with peach and plum extracts in lab tests at Texas AgriLife Research recently, and scientists say the results are deliciously promising.

2010-05-05 11:30:00

HOUSTON, May 5 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- IBM (NYSE: IBM) and Texas Transportation Institute (TTI), the largest university-based transportation research agency in the U.S., have agreed to collaborate on research and development of intelligent transportation projects in Texas and beyond. (Logo: http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/20090416/IBMLOGO ) The agreement will bring together research scientists and engineers from IBM and TTI researchers, faculty and students, who will work with state...

2010-03-25 12:06:00

WASHINGTON, March 25 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Today Defense Secretary Robert Gates outlined new guidelines for the enforcement of the law preventing open homosexuality in the military.

2010-01-11 11:37:00

COLLEGE STATION, Texas and KIRKLAND, Wash., Jan. 11 /PRNewswire/ -- The Texas Transportation Institute (TTI) announced today it has selected INRIX® as the exclusive private provider of traffic information for the 2010 Urban Mobility Report.

2009-12-04 14:30:48

Dr. Daniel Leskovar, a Texas AgriLife Research plant physiologist at the Texas AgriLife Research and Extension Center in Uvalde, has been investigating ways to help vegetable plants make a less stressful transition from the greenhouse to the field.

Word of the Day
  • To befool; deceive; balk; jilt.
  • An illusion; a trick; a cheat.
The word 'begunk' may come from a nasalised variant of Scots begeck ("to deceive, disappoint"), equivalent to be- +‎ geck.