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Texas Tech Survey: Abbott to Win Texas Governor, Voter ID Law Didn’t Cause Problems and Texans Split on Gay Marriage

Texas Tech releases info on hot-button issues.
4/17/2014 4:00 PM EDT

Team Observe Closest Milemarker Supernova in Generation

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Type Ia supernovae used to judge distances. This could improve future measurements.
3/25/2014 1:15 PM EDT

Computer Scientists & Multidisciplinary Team Receive Grant to Build Faster, More Efficient Supercomputer Prototype

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The National Science Foundation has awarded a grant to Texas Tech University researchers to develop a new supercomputer prototype that could lead to more efficient data-intensive computing - and speed-up the scientific discovery cycle.
3/25/2014 11:25 AM EDT

Texas Tech Alumus Creates Pi Pie Pan for Pi Day

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In honor of National Pi Day, a Texas Tech alumnus has invented a Pi shaped pie pan and put it into mass production for math enthusiasts with a sweet tooth.
3/13/2014 10:00 AM EDT

Texas Tech Scientist Raises Concern of Using Beta Agonists in Beef Cattle

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Use of beta agonists in cattle production has received considerable national attention. A Texas Tech veterinary epidemiologist has found that although there are significant benefits to the practice, an increase in death loss of cattle raises...
3/12/2014 9:00 AM EDT

Texas Tech Petroleum Engineering Celebrates Ribbon Cutting for New Building, Laboratories

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Texas Tech Petroleum Engineering celebrates the opening of $22.8mil facility with state-of-the-art research laboratories and simulators.
3/3/2014 3:00 PM EST

Language of Love: Matching Conjunctions, Pronouns Could Spell a Match Better than Good Looks and Fast Cars

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Hooking up people using similar phrases, according to one Texas Tech University researcher.
2/26/2014 10:00 AM EST

Texas Tech Biologist, Climate Scientist Begin Painting Macro-Portrait of Future Bird/Wetland Scenarios Under Climate Change

Macrosystems ecology is a new and emerging science using large amounts of information that are analyzed by faster and smarter computers to not only create greater understanding of how habitats interact, but also make better predictions about how...
2/11/2014 2:00 PM EST

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