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Research: Fracking Boom Gives Way to Baby Boost

A new study released this month looks at whether an increase in earnings for non-college educated men leads to a boost in marriage rates, among other things. And to find the answer researchers looked at a notorious example of good … Continue reading

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New Telescope Mirrors Will Help McDonald Observatory Researchers Study Dark Energy

Almost seven years ago, teams of engineers and scientists began designing mirrors for a telescope to study the universe‚Äôs dark energy. That’s the mysterious energy many scientists theorize the universe is largely made up of. No such mirrors had ever … Continue reading

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Will Alpine’s Airport be a Drones Test Site?

The debate continues over drones at the Alpine’s airport. Several hundred residents recently signed a petition opposing Alpine’s airport being used for a drones test site. For KRTS News, Natalie Pattillo spoke with concerned citizens, the researchers from Texas A&M … Continue reading

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