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Researchers: Continents Rose Above Oceans 3 Billion Years AgoA recent study has revealed that the continents that compose the land mass of the earth actually rose high above the oceans about three billion years ago.
Art Lover's Walking Tour Of HoustonCheck out these five places art lovers will enjoy within walking distance!
Houston Computer Programmer Credits Education With Recent Career AdvancementHoustonian Erin Lytle talks about her education at Rice University and how it has helped her build a career in computer science.
Study: Majority Of Women Only Want To Date Men Taller Than ThemselvesAlthough similarity is cited by many psychologists to be dominant in human attraction, the height of potential partners is very important to a majority of women.
Best College Productions To See This Year In HoustonPlays are a great way to enjoy the arts. Houston has several universities that schedule productions of plays throughout the year.
Rice University Prof Helped Authenticate Newly Found Van Gogh A Rice University professor's sleuthing is credited with helping the Van Gogh Museum in Amsterdam authenticate a long-lost Vincent Van Gogh painting that spent years in a Norwegian attic.
Rice Alum Inks Contract With 49ersRice alum Vance McDonald signed a four-year deal with the San Francisco 49ers.
Rice, A&M Among 'Most Amazing College Campuses'Whether you're a parent looking for the right institution of higher learning for your child or a perspective college student, there's good news for two Houston-area colleges.
Nerdy Nights: Best Events For Geeks In HoustonIf you prefer a little learning mixed in with your nightly entertainment, Houston has you covered. There's a number of places to go and have fun while becoming more informed about science, comics, pop culture and yes, even Ms. Pac-Man. If that’s a little geeky, so be it. Here’s some upcoming events worth a night out.
Alcohol Seller Under Review, Eleven Rice Students Sick Texas regulators are investigating a vendor after 11 Rice University students at an on-campus party had to be treated for alcohol poisoning.
Eleven Rice Students Treated For Alcohol Poisoning Eleven Rice University students at an on-campus "Night of Decadence" Halloween party have been treated for alcohol poisoning.
'Night Of Decadence' Party At University Leave Students With Alcohol PoisoningEleven Rice University students at an on-campus "Night of Decadence" Halloween party have been treated for alcohol poisoning.