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Green Computing

With Knowledge Comes Power

The world has an ever-increasing appetite for information. The use of smartphones, laptops, tablets and their accompanying hardware and software have placed high demands on our energy grids, which have in turn led to an increase in CO₂ emissions. Researchers estimate that unless changes are soon implemented, the technology sector will have a carbon footprint greater than that of the global aviation industry by the year 2020.


Survey at Eagle Nest

Unearthing the Past

The Lower Pecos Canyonlands, on the northeast edge of the Chihuahuan Desert, holds the key to understanding the region's early history. At the site of this Texas treasure, Dr. Stephen L. Black and his crew of undergraduate and graduate students are meticulously uncovering centuries-old information about the conditions that shaped this region.


Space station

New Paths in Space Exploration

When Jacobs secured its $1.9 billion dollar primary contract with NASA's Johnson Space Center (JSC), it turned to Texas State. As an emerging research institution with diverse technological capabilities, the university was Jacobs' top choice for ongoing, design-specific development activities.


Transforming Our Library
Transforming Our Library: Getting ready for 21st century researchers
Greening the Texas Grid
Greening the Texas Grid: Smart energy solutions for Texas
Eye on the Future
Eye on the Future: Protection against cyber crime
A Texas Original
A Texas Original: The timeless beauty of Spring Lake
Rewards of a Restless Journey
Rewards of a Restless Journey: The papers of Sam Shepard
RX Communication
RX Communication: Correcting inefficiencies in healthcare
Target Colon Cancer
Target Colon Cancer: Vitamin A for cancer prevention
Unveiling a Literary Legend
Unveiling a Literary Legend: The archives of Cormac McCarthy
Weighing the Evidence
Weighing the Evidence: Exonerating the wrongly convicted
Understanding Vampire Bats
Understanding Vampire Bats: Myths and facts exposed