In episode 13 of Good Newscast, sponsored by Frost Bank, Owen takes us on a pilgrimage across Spain, Andrew spotlights new ways to keep plastic from outnumbering fish in our oceans, and Arely gives us the story behind the story of a hero meteorologist in Abilene.
Q: My husband works in a creative field and has ‘imposter syndrome.’ He worries that he’s not talented enough or can replaced at any moment. When he thinks about pursuing new opportunities, he becomes terrified of failure—professionally and financially. This stress is causing him to withdraw and be unhappy. How…
Texas A&M astronomer and physics expert Nick Suntzeff discusses setting up a base of operations on the Moon, armed conflict in space, alien life and space billboards ahead of the 50th anniversary of the Apollo 11 moon landing.
The SmartSuit design concept developed by Texas A&M's Dr. Ana Diaz Artiles incorporates soft robotics technology, lending better mobility and dexterity to astronauts.
Retired NASA astronaut and Texas A&M aerospace engineering professor Bonnie J. Dunbar explains what it’s like to be in space.
As NASA and private companies race to send humans to Mars and beyond, the need for a program providing sustainable life for long periods in space becomes apparent. Dr. Robert Skelton has proposed a growable habitat with 1 G of gravitational force to solve this need. Skelton, a Texas A&M Engineering Experiment…
The new Telluride Bike Park features 10 miles of flow trails tailored for every ability.
The City of Austin is rich with history and culture, boasting a variety of cherished landmarks that elevate the area. From its stunning springs to its quaint museums, each gem tells a story of Old Austin while informing the present, as a reminder of how far the city has come and will continue to thrive.
As a space-grant institution, Texas A&M University is contributing research and talent to support NASA’s missions to the moon, Mars and beyond.
Austin native Amy Brown is a radio personality on the popular syndicated “Bobby Bones” radio show. Broadcasting live from Nashville, Amy often shares stories from her life with listeners. When her mother, Judy, was diagnosed in 2012 with cancer for the third time, Amy shared how she chose joy through…
As the official hotel of the PGA TOUR®, a round of golf at Omni Hotels & Resorts leaves you with more than just a score. Discover for yourself how championship golf is meant to be played.
Chicken is sometimes underappreciated due to its neutral flavor, but that makes it a fantastic backdrop for marinades and rubs. Grill bone-in, marinated chicken quarters over medium-low heat with a visit to the hot side of the grill to crisp the skin. Choose thicker cuts of fish over leaner fish…
The grill is the perfect place to round out the menu because practically anything that you can cook indoors, you can cook outdoors. Cut squash and potatoes lengthwise for grillable pieces that you can serve whole or cut after they’re cooked through. Whip up smoky green beans and asparagus by…
Make snacking healthy and delicious this summer with air-fried crispy chicken with popped grapes.
Try these sweet peach shortbread bars and don't forget the vanilla ice cream.
Quench your thirst this summer with this refreshing twist on a classic drink.
Marinades serve double duty by adding zippy, delicious flavors as well as tenderizing the meat. Acidic liquids like vinegar, mustard, lemon juice, or wine serve as the tenderizer, while herbs and flavorful vegetables like garlic, thyme, onion, and rosemary provide flavor notes. Marinate less-tender cuts…
We’ve all been there: Visions of photo-ready grilling give way to burned burgers, empty fuel tanks, or dried-out chicken. Keep the grill dream alive by heading off common mistakes. COLD SNAP Charcoal requires time to reach optimal cooking heat. Don’t slap meat on the grill until the coals…
Choose a grill-worthy cut. For a tender steak, look to cuts such as ribeye, strip steak, and top sirloin. Flat iron, skirt and flank steaks are leaner and benefit from marinating. Avoid excessive edge fat and gristle, and look for fresh, deep-red color. H-E-B makes this easy on…
Chef Sean’s Spicy Hawaiian Burger Prep time: 5 minutes Cook time: 20 minutes Serves: 2 Ingredients 2 pineapple slices Nonstick spray 2 H‑E‑B Sliced Canadian Bacon 2 H‑E‑B Prime 1 Brisket Burgers 1/4 tsp. kosher salt 1/4 tsp. black pepper…
Chef Charlotte’s Queso Fundido Prep Time: 10 minutes Cook Time: 10 minutes Serves: 6 Ingredients 4 oz. asadero cheese shredded 4 oz. Manchego cheese, shredded 2 1/2 oz. Palacios Chorizo, diced 1/4 cup jalapeños, diced 1/4 cup onions, small diced 1/4 cup…
Wth the city’s wide variety of name brand retailers, original boutiques, and antique shops, it’s impossible to go home empty-handed after a day of browsing through Pearland’s large and diverse shopping scene.
Located just south of Houston and a short drive from the Texas Gulf Coast, Pearland boasts miles and miles of trails perfect for a scenic walk, run, or bike ride.
When you visit Pearland, the hardest part about picking a place to eat is narrowing down the city’s incredibly large and diverse selection of restaurants.
Art imitates life in Pearland’s collection of colorful murals, which have been popping up all over the city for the last decade.
Q: I’m dating someone who I find very interesting, but I’m worried we have a limited future because they are at a different stage in their life. I’m stressed that I need to make a decision on our fate soon—How can optimism help me navigate matters of the head and…
A list of the best summer items deeply tied to Texas’ culture, style, and people. The only style guide you’ll need this season.
Austin’s own Rambler Sparkling Water Tastes Like Texas.
Discover the Island's newest culinary experience.
The new Waves Resort Corpus Christi featuring Schlitterbahn® Waterpark is open for business — especially the business of having fun.
Perhaps Panama City Beach’s greatest draw is its eco-diversity, which can be experienced in full via a leisurely afternoon of roaming the grounds of Camp Helen State Park.
Bordering Panama City Beach to the far east, St. Andrews State Park is a former military reservation with Gulf access and some of the best beachfront real estate along the coast.
The approach to Shell Island is one of splendor, particularly if you’re a passenger on the first boat of the day to arrive to a near-empty paradise: Tepid emerald water laps up on the sugar-white sand like a metronome, flocks of curious shorebirds perched on the crooked pier jetting out…
At the halfway point of the year, Owen, Andrew and Arely seek out stories that are good news in the making. These works in progress give us hope—from capping the price of insulin, to funding state parks, to coming to terms with an old Austin ordinance to racially divide the city.
Waves Resort featuring Schlitterbahn® Waterpark is open for business. Make plans to visit today!
Here are some ways to celebrate the cosmic with the community, a little closer to home.
On episode 11 of Good Newscast, sponsored by Frost Bank, Owen, Andrew and Arely deftly navigate three stories of three women—all of whom face hardships and danger to emerge as heroes for us all.
Addison is the place to be this season.
Summer is here, and it’s the perfect time for a family getaway! Connect with your family at Texas' original urban resort.
Discover the Best Hotel on the South Texas Gulf Coast.
Big Bend–Where Apache raiders, Mexican rebels, and American bikers find common ground.
In this week's episode of Good Newscast, sponsored by Frost Bank, Owen, Arely, and Andrew extrapolate optimism from 18 pizzas, 3 million meals, and 242 years of American self-governance.
Q: I am a Libra and by nature I seek balance. People say it makes me a chameleon, always blending in as needed whether in relationships or job choices-both of which tend to be toxic. My question is, how do find a career that allows me to seek harmony but not…
In this special "lightening round" episode of Good Newscast, sponsored by Frost Bank, hosts Arely, Andrew, and Owen speed through headlines—some good, some not-so-good—seeking optimism in aging, education, and history.
Need summer vacation inspiration? These five Omni hotels are destinations just like the cities they reside in, with everything from legendary golf courses to the only waterpark in Palm Springs.
Four Seasons Dallas is the ultimate couples’ escape.
Discover why Austin is the city for your next staycation.
With the shopping availability throughout the area, the opportunities for entertainment and the multitude of outdoor activities, Conroe is understandably one of the more popular vacation areas of the great State of Texas!
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This week on Good Newscast, sponsored by Frost Bank, Andrew and Owen discuss their roller derby names while Arely highlights headlines that can inspire optimism in nature, starting with 42,000 pounds of avocados.