Research News

Research News

Citizen Scientists as Excellent Resources

Citizen Scientists as Excellent Resources

Biological sciences researcher Kelly Albus sifted years of data collected by citizen scientists and found that it is of a quality consistent with that collected by professional agencies.

continue reading
Preventing Undersea Oil Pipeline Leaks

Preventing Undersea Oil Pipeline Leaks

Physics researcher Oliviero Andreussi is developing a virtual lab to test compounds that will either increase or decrease the formation of natural gas hydrates, potentially preventing undersea pipeline leaks.

continue reading
Partnering with Texas Parks and Wildlife

Partnering with Texas Parks and Wildlife

David Hoeinghaus is partnering with the Texas Parks and Wildlife Department to protect the fish and others in their ecosystem.

continue reading
City of Dallas Funds Water Conservation Program

City of Dallas Funds Water Conservation Program

Rudi Thompson, associate professor of biological sciences, is successfully changing behavior and saving billions of gallons of water each year through the city of Dallas’ Environmental Education Initiative.

continue reading
UNT Sub-Antarctic Biocultural Conservation Program Earns Top Honors

UNT Sub-Antarctic Biocultural Conservation Program Earns Top Honors

The UNT Sub-Antarctic Biocultural Conservation Program in Chile was recently awarded a 2019 Ocean Award by Boat International, a publisher of materials for boating enthusiasts.    

continue reading