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Does mesquite = electricity? Maybe, but only under the right conditions

AgriLife Research study estimates economic feasibility under five harvest scenarios

Resilient cities: How to minimize destruction from natural disasters

Research from the Hazard Reduction and Recovery Center helps communities to avoid, mitigate and recover from all kinds of disasters

Wind Energy Center gets $2.2M grant to develop tech in Gulf of Mexico

Research could result in an off-shore wind farm in the Gulf of Mexico

Where have all the bobwhites gone? Genome project looks for answers

Researchers create new tool to pinpoint reasons for decline in wild population

Health-assessment tool could help patients to make better choices

Study applies touchscreen technology to the doctor-patient relationship

‘Smart metal’ gadget may reduce noise during takeoffs and landings

Engineers design the ‘slat-cove filler’ to cut down on air turbulence

Eat a peach? Extract appears to restrain aggressive cancer in mice

Findings may apply to humans; treatment is equal to eating two to three peaches per day

The Tycoon challenges the Celebrity for admiration of tomato producers

Latest addition to the Texas Superstar list can produce high quality fruit that weighs a pound — or more

Ergonomics for software users: Device will track repetitive motions

Funding comes from group that includes Apple, Chevron, Dell, Exxon Mobil, and Microsoft.