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UT researchers compare human growth to chimpanzees
November 29, 2018
Monkey see, monkey grow.
Pregame meals for athletes should be adaptable, full of protein and fluids, experts say
November 19, 2018
While it’s called a pregame meal, athletes shouldn’t pregame for games like people do for parties.
New study links depression and immune system responses
November 12, 2018
The Immune System, Stress and Depression Study is being conducted by Dr. Marisa Toups and Research Associate Alyssa Marron in the Department of Psychiatry at Dell Medical School. They are studying the link between depression and the observed increase of the proteins cytokines and C-Reactive Proteins (CRP), which are used by the immune system.
‘Dig’ a new dating app which connects dog-people will launch in Austin
November 2, 2018
Dating might get less “ruff” for dog-lovers with the launch of Dig-The Dog Person’s Dating App.
Monsters in your shower: UT researcher says showerheads can be hotbeds of germs
October 24, 2018
You are about to take a warm and refreshing shower. You step in thinking of how you can finally get clean, but you may actually be entering a shower of germs. Toilets, shower floors and sinks are frequently thought of as being the dirtiest parts of a bathroom, and as a result, get the most attention during cleaning. But really, people should be shining their showerheads.
NASA’s GRACE-FO mission creates new possibilities for climate change research
October 21, 2018
Nearly everyone knows the story of Tom and Jerry, with Tom the cat’s never-ending quest to catch Jerry the mouse. “Tom” and “Jerry” also exist in space as two satellites that seem to chase after one another as part of NASA’s Gravity Recovery and Climate Experiment Follow-On (GRACE-FO) mission.
SportsPsych: UT psychologist provides solutions for mental block in athletes
October 17, 2018
Many athletes experience mental blocks, where their emotions get the best of them. Psychologists say that simply visualizing success and simulating stressful situations can help athletes overcome these common psychological barriers.
From Rat Brains to Cancer Cells, UT Professor Improves Imaging Techniques
October 8, 2018
Any student who has ever used a microscope knows how blurry the images can be, but computer science professor Chandrajit Bajaj is helping to make those images clearer.
Meet Project Mercury, a Safety Improvement in Robotics
September 19, 2018
Today’s robots are not known to be the masters of balance. This issue not only affects research advancement, but it also poses safety risks to humans, according to UT researchers.