The University of Texas at Austin

Academic Minute
5:00 am
Thu February 14, 2013

Dr. Chris Kirk, The University of Texas at Austin – The Nocturnal Mammalian Eye

In today’s Academic Minute, Dr. Chris Kirk of the University of Texas at Austin reveal s what the eyes of early mammals have to say about their nocturnal lifestyle.

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Academic Minute
5:00 am
Fri January 11, 2013

Dr. Lars Hinrichs, The University of Texas at Austin – Disappearing Texasisms

In today’s Academic Minute, Dr. Lars Hinrichs of the University of Texas at Austin reveals why many features of Texas-English are disappearing. 

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Academic Minute
5:00 am
Mon December 3, 2012

Dr. David Stuart, The University of Texas at Austin – Mayan Calendar

In today’s Academic Minute, Dr. David Stuart of the University of Texas at Austin reveals how the Mayans would have viewed the end of the year 2012.

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Academic Minute
5:00 am
Wed July 18, 2012

Dr. Joe MacGregor, The University of Texas at Austin – Fracturing of the Antarctic Ice Sheet

In today’s Academic Minute, Dr. Joe MacGregor of the University of Texas at Austin explains the mechanics of the fracturing currently plaguing the ice sheet of Antarctica.

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