When you’re underpaid, inexperienced, and overloaded with files detailing allegations of child abuse, there is a limit to how well you can do your job. Eight months in the life of an investigative team in the Travis County office of Child Protective Services.
April 1, 1999 | by Skip Hollandsworth | Feature
Five years ago Hurricane Ike wreaked havoc along 120 miles of the state’s shoreline. In its aftermath, Rice University researchers helped create an innovative plan in which the natural coast can be both a protection from future storms and a boon to the state economy.
November 19, 2013 | by Sandy Sheehy