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Body-Mind Meditation Can Boost Attention and Health, Lower Stress

Meditation has long been promoted as a way to feel more at peace. But research from a Texas Tech University faculty member shows it can significantly improve attention, working memory, creativity, immune function, emotional regulation, self-control,...
18-Jul-2016 10:00 AM EDT Add to Favorites

Research: Watching Right TV Shows Can Help Kids Develop Social Skills


Researchers in mass media and autism education found young children who watch “Daniel Tiger’s Neighborhood” learn empathy and other school readiness skills.
6-Jul-2016 11:05 AM EDT Add to Favorites

Texas Tech Physicist Contributed to Discovery of Unnoticed Black Hole

A Texas Tech University faculty member can take credit for the idea that led to NASA’s newest discovery.
27-Jun-2016 11:00 AM EDT Add to Favorites

Prioritizing Publishing: Group Aims to Help Women Faculty in Research


The Women Faculty Writing Program, the second of its kind in the nation, provides support, accountability, skills and sanctioned time for writing.
9-Jun-2016 6:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites

Texas Tech Team’s New Radar Prototype Could Help Lower Energy Costs

Texas Tech University scientists have brought the wind power industry one step closer to its potential with the creation of a system to measure wind flow and control turbine-to-turbine interaction for maximum power generation.
8-Jun-2016 10:05 AM EDT Add to Favorites

Texas Tech Researcher Aiding in Study of Eagle Interaction with Wind Turbines

The study will track golden eagle movement using solar-powered GPS transmitters to see how often they hunt or fly through area wind farms.
2-Jun-2016 10:05 AM EDT Add to Favorites

Environmental Toxicologist to Discuss Zika Virus with House Science Committee in D.C.

Environmental toxicology expert Steven Presley is testifying in front of the House Science Committee about his work with mosquito-borne illnesses and how to combat Zika.
24-May-2016 9:05 AM EDT Add to Favorites

Acclaimed Composer, Music Researcher From Long Island Selected as Dean at Texas Tech


Noel Zahler has been an administrator and professor at Long Island University, Carnegie Mellon University and the University of Minnesota before accepting a position at the West Texas university.
20-May-2016 2:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites

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