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Could A Two Sun System Support A Habitable Planet Or Moon?
2012-01-11 09:44:13

A team of University of Texas at Arlington (UTA) astrophysicists are suggesting that a habitable Earth-like planet could exist in a distant solar system recently discovered by NASA´s Kepler Space Telescope. Kepler-16b, a cold, gaseous planet orbiting two stars -- similar to the fictional Tatooine of Star Wars -- in the Kepler-16 system, was discovered by Kepler back in September. Based on the discovery, the UTA team conclude that an Earth-like planet could exist in the system´s...

2011-12-27 14:00:00

New site is dedicated to the future of nursing education and increasing the number of BSN-prepared nurses. (PRWEB) December 27, 2011 The University of Texas at Arlington College of Nursing, in partnership with Academic Partnerships, LLC, a leading online education service provider to state universities, announces today the launch of a micro-news site dedicated to the future of nursing education and increasing the number of BSN-prepared nurses. The site will include resources for current and...

2011-11-10 22:50:00

A University of Texas at Arlington student won the Texas Greenovation Contest, an annual competition aimed at inspiring students, entrepreneurs and business owners to identify green business ideas. Fort Worth, TX (PRWEB) November 10, 2011 A University of Texas at Arlington student won the Texas Greenovation Contest, an annual competition aimed at inspiring students, entrepreneurs and business owners to identify green business ideas. The Texas Greenovation Contest is part of a national...

2011-07-01 13:00:00

HOUSTON, July 1, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Lunar and Planetary Institute (LPI) in Houston, Texas, and the University of Texas at Arlington recently hosted five undergraduate students from the Indian Institute of Science and Technology (IIST) in Thiravanathapuram, India. The students were accepted as part of the 2011 Universities Space Research Association (USRA) undergraduate student research program. Beginning April 1, this 13-week program provided the IIST students with the...

2011-03-01 14:06:00

ARLINGTON, Texas, March 1, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Students, faculty and supporters of The University of Texas at Arlington will celebrate the debut of the 234,000-square-foot, state-of-the-art Engineering Research Building with a March 4 dedication event and open house. (Photo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20110301/DC56976) The landmark center is UT Arlington's largest academic facility to date and is shared by College of Engineering and College of Science researchers who...

2010-06-09 10:00:00

ARLINGTON, Texas, June 9 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Arlington Convention & Visitors Bureau (www.arlington.org) and Sports Travel Tours have announced a unique online partnership that will provide True Blue fans a complete package deal to Cowboys Stadium football events. (Photo: http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/20100609/DC18155) (Photo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20100609/DC18155) (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20090521/DC20786LOGO) Sports Travel Tours' Dallas...

2010-05-12 11:45:00

MARIETTA, Ga., May 12 /PRNewswire/ -- America's best teenage track and field athletes experienced an Olympic dream come true when they competed in the inaugural U.S. Area Youth Olympic Selection Trials on the new Polytan-USA track surface at the University of Texas at Arlington. U.S. athletes, aged 16-17, who placed first in their event and meet all eligibility requirements will be nominated for selection to the Americas Youth Olympic Team based on their performance at the trials. A...

2009-01-23 14:30:00

ARLINGTON, Texas, Jan. 23 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Carrizo Oil & Gas, Inc. (Nasdaq: CRZO) is proud to announce that initial royalty payments totaling more than $675,000 have been dispersed to mineral owners in the City of Arlington who signed agreements associated with the production of natural gas on and around the campus of The University of Texas at Arlington. (Logo: http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/20030523/CRZOLOGO) "Our operations at the University of Texas at Arlington have...


Word of the Day
endocarp
  • The hard inner (usually woody) layer of the pericarp of some fruits (as peaches or plums or cherries or olives) that contains the seed.
This word comes from the Greek 'endon,' in, within, plus the Greek 'karpos', fruit.
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