Dr. Carolyn Sumners, curator of Astronomy, joins The Houston Museum of Natural Science interns in pondering the Big Questions: What things had to go right for Earth to be able to sustain life as we know it? Is our “example of one” all we’ll ever know? Or are aliens already
Take a trip to the Moon and on to the “red planet” at The Houston Museum of Natural Science’s Expedition Center, one of the museum’s hidden gems. Ken Hayes, director of the Expedition Center, helps guide the “S.S. Legacy” space ship on our mission. Find out if we ran out
The Houston Museum of Natural Science interns are the lifeblood of the museum. During the summer months, they rule the museum’s “dungeon” area, running around behind the scenes and getting visitors excited about science. Meet these young innovators, hear about their award-winning science projects, and find out why young people
Take a journey through the cosmos with The Houston Museum of Natural Science and Will Yokely, an enthusiast of the James Webb telescope.
The unique and magical “Cabinet of Curiosities” exhibit at The Houston Museum of Natural Science is a place full of wonder, with fascinating objects from around the world—many of which may be unknown to visitors.
December 1972 was the last time humans touched the lunar surface when the astronauts of Apollo 17 “bounced around” there. Now, we’re going back for scientific discovery, economic benefits, and to inspire a new generation of explorers!
Texas A&M is riding its worst losing streak since 2005, and the only thing protecting Jimbo Fisher’s job is his huge guaranteed contract.
Jeannie C. Riley celebrated her seventy-seventh birthday with a big bash in the tiny town of Burton, where she reflected on the irony of her sixties megahit “Harper Valley P.T.A.”
H-E-B has always been in the business of making sure customers bring home the best for their families at dinnertime. The H-E-B team continues that fine legacy with the development of delicious H-E-B Mi Tienda products comprised of Mexican cuisine favorites.
Butcher paper–wrapped briskets came into fashion about a decade ago, but more pitmasters and home cooks are opting for the full metal brisket jacket.
Somewhere along the line, bourbon’s become something collected. It sits on a shelf, rarely opened and all too carefully poured.Fred Noe doesn’t believe in that.When it comes to bourbon, Jim Beam’s seventh generation master distiller says enjoy it “any damn way you please.” He’s been making the stuff for a
Republicans are pursuing South Texas Latinos. Democrats are counting on the Dobbs abortion decision. Nobody knows who’s going to turn out to vote. And the polls are all over the place.
Weston Martinez can’t provide evidence for his claims of fraud in the 2020 election, but he is drawing crowds of right-wing activists across Texas.
Gift one or all four of these whiskeys to a loved one this holiday season.
University is shining a light on its past, present, and future, with eyes fixed on the horizon.
Artist Janavi Mahimtura Folmsbee has installed a soothing, glittering exhibit at Houston’s George Bush Intercontinental Airport.
A one-day guide to the Dallas’ premier open-air shopping and dining destination.
Experience the magic of Christmas with hot cocoa, storytelling, guests in pajamas, a visit from Santa in Williams.
Bourbon and barbecue have a lot in common. They take care and patience, but the end result is always worth it. Because great things take time. That’s why we age our bourbon for a minimum of four years, and creating our family recipe took much longer. After 225 years of
Discover the seaside village along California's Central Coast where every day is a Work of Art.
Meraki Meadows has been producing saffron for two years. The spice, which comes from the crocus flower, can sell for a minimum of $9,000 a pound.
Catherine Engelbrecht and Gregg Phillips refused to disclose the name of a mystery man who supposedly helped them investigate election software company Konnech.
The fifteen-member State Board of Education will determine how public school educators and textbooks teach issues such as sexual orientation and race.
This winter when the cold comes to Texas, take a trip to the tropical coast of Mexico, at lovely Puerto Vallarta
Shannon Lennox learned how important and comforting it can be to know a loved one is an organ donor.
Whether you’re looking for an afternoon excursion or extended stay, find your next vacation in Shenandoah.
Baytown is a convenient location to recharge while on business or explore with family.
Waco is an amazing escape with so many great things to do and activities to enjoy.
Thanks to a memorabilia boom and another Astros World Series trip, Houston has become a hotbed for rare hat collectors.
You’ve had all month to read the latest issue of Texas Monthly. How much can you remember?
For the first time in fifty years, single-issue abortion voters are pro-choice. Can Texas Democrats capitalize on it?
The titular character of director Ti West’s latest horror movie, ‘Pearl,’ is a young Texan who’s had it with the people and society that keep her repressed.
The family-owned San Antonio company produces the bulk, whole, and blended spices the state can’t cook without.
The South Texas town’s ongoing protests in the wake of the Robb Elementary shooting hold echoes of Uvalde’s 1970s protest movement against racial inequities.
On a farm near Flatonia, Mike Shellman closes the chapter on nearly sixty years in the business.
Insider advice for ordering wreaths and centerpieces, whether you’re getting ahead of decorating this season or not.
The legendary operation partnered with Old Forester in Kentucky to create a Texas-exclusive whiskey that benefits cattle and quail alike.
The Southern Foodways Symposium, held last weekend in Mississippi, made barbecue editor Daniel Vaughn reflect on the industry and his career.
From Johnny Cash to the Stone Coyotes, musicians have long made harrowing music about the Lone Star State.
Scientists are unleashing the computerized canines on the Austin campus to study how humans interact with them.
State Republicans and local business leaders are betting big on the 38-year-old political newcomer, pouring nearly $5 million into her campaign to unseat County Judge Lina Hidalgo. Polls suggest the race is a dead heat.
Dazzling holiday displays have sprung up all over the city to delight visitors of every kind.
South Padre Island is the ideal destination if you're looking to get away this holiday season.
Gridlock, brand activations, and Austrian funnel cake ruled the weekend’s U.S. Grand Prix at the Circuit of the Americas.
If nonvoters were a political party, they'd win every election in the state.
On Monday’s ‘The View,’ and Sunday in Yankee Stadium, the senator tried again to be relatable and regular—with the usual results.
Holidays in The Woodlands are celebrated with a full stocking’s worth of events, festivals, and fun things you can do with your entire family.
When you travel with Ker & Downey this winter, the world is at your fingertips.
La Cantera Resort & Spa is your destination for ultimate holiday season excitement.
Fall foliage might be harder to come by in Texas this year, but there’s still hope for some colorful leaves.