Latest in: Texas

Westcave Preserve, Austin Following Snow Storms

If you have been living under a rock, Texas recently had a historic snowstorm system decimate its poorly regulated infrastructure. It’s estimated that millions of Texans had pipes bursts, flooding, and countless more experienced …
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February 23, 2021
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Houston is less affordable than New York City

Housing costs might be cheaper in The Lone Star State, but when transportation costs are factored into the mix, Houston loses by a 38% higher cost margin.
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February 3, 2020
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Curbed Marfa Travel Guide

Executive Editor at Vox, Mercedes Kraus, penned a travel guide for would-be visitors to Marfa. Marfa is located in West Texas. Heck, even the Simpsons visited Prada Marfa: The Simpsons, S30E11: "Mad about the …
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December 31, 2019
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Can Bee Venom Treat Lyme Disease?

Katy Vine for Texas Monthly writes: Perhaps, instead of destroying the bacteria directly, the venom’s effect is indirect, kick-starting the immune system. Bee venom studies have shown promise in combating symptoms for autoimmune diseases …
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December 23, 2019
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Texas: The Big State

I have a deep love for The Lone Star State. Every inch of Texas feels like home to me. I was born in Texas, and I would prefer to be buried there. It's a …
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November 15, 2019
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A Forgotten Ben Enwonwu Painting Resurfaces in a Texas Attic

Ciku Kimeria for Quartz writes: Imagine finding an almost-forgotten portrait of your mother in your family house, doing a Google search on the artist’s name and discovering that what you own is a precursor …
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July 28, 2019

Ross Perot Has Died

From The New York Times: He began working at 7, selling garden seeds door to door and later breaking horses (and his nose) for his father at a dollar a head. When he was …
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July 9, 2019
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The Unites States of GDP

From G Zero Media: If the state of California were an independent country, it would have the fifth largest economy in the world, according to a fascinating report by The Economist that looks at both that state …
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June 28, 2019

The Dobson Family Sells Controlling Stake in Whataburger

Whatastory. Now, I'm a born-and-bred Texan. I may live in New York City (for now), so the Empire State may have my taxes — but the Lone Star State has my heart. Always has, …
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June 15, 2019