Science

15 Innovators Reshaping Texas

Jan 23, 2018 By Texas Monthly

Today’s wildcatters find rich veins of opportunity in everything from tortillas to interplanetary travel. Meet the dreamers and risk-takers shaping our future.

A Brief History of Texas Innovators

Jan 23, 2018 By David Courtney

When the early Texas rancher Charles Goodnight invented the chuck wagon, in 1866, he didn’t just presage today’s food trucks; he solved an immediate problem, which was how to keep cowboys on the remote parts of the range well-fed. During the rough-and-tumble frontier days, Texas demanded such…

Why Hurricane Harvey Will Happen Again

Sep 21, 2017 By Tom Foster

Don’t blame Samuel Brody, the professor who’s been warning for years that Houston was at risk for a Harvey-style flood, if he’s feeling a tinge of vindication. Now, will anyone listen to his suggestions for what to do next?