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Texas Tech Celebrates Carol of Lights®

Texas Tech Celebrates Carol of Lights®

(VIDEO) With the flip of a switch, more than 25,000 colored lights illuminate 18 buildings around Memorial Circle, the Engineering Key and the Broadway Entrance to the campus during Texas Tech University's Carol of Lights®.

December 02, 2016

Texas Tech, Brazilian Researchers Examine Effects of Toxic Stress on Children's Brain Development

Texas Tech, Brazilian Researchers Examine Effects of Toxic Stress on Children's Brain Development

The study uses fMRI data to compare brain development between children who experience pervasive, continuing trauma and those with "normal" development.

December 01, 2016

Drones Could Be Key Piece of Future Thunderstorm Prediction Process

Drones Could Be Key Piece of Future Thunderstorm Prediction Process

A Texas Tech researcher is part of a team that will use Unmanned Aerial Vehicles to measure factors that lead to storm development.

November 29, 2016

After 10 Years of Waiting, Family and Country Welcome Home One of Their Own

After 10 Years of Waiting, Family and Country Welcome Home One of Their Own

(VIDEO) Major Troy Gilbert, a 1993 Texas Tech University alumnus, was killed when his F-16 fighter jet crashed in Iraq during a rescue mission in 2006.

November 27, 2016

Pushing Boundaries of UAV Control for Extreme Conditions

Pushing Boundaries of UAV Control for Extreme Conditions

The work of assistant professor Beibei Ren aims to maximize the capabilities of drones regardless of platform or environmental conditions.

November 22, 2016

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Should You Be Eating These Alkaline Foods for Better Health?

You might have heard the word "alkaline" thrown around in trendy health-food circles, but what does it even mean? Well, first you have to look at the American diet: It's filled with acid-forming foods such as refined grains, processed sugars, artificial sweeteners, processed meats and dairy, and dreadful genetically modified organisms (GMOs).

December 01, 2016

Texas Tech Celebrates Carol of Lights®

(VIDEO) With the flip of a switch, more than 25,000 colored lights illuminate 18 buildings around Memorial Circle, the Engineering Key and the Broadway Entrance to the campus during Texas Tech University's Carol of Lights®.

December 02, 2016

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