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  The University of Texas at Austin - Web Central
Astronomers discover rare twin of Sun McDonald Observatory findings suggest Sun’s chemical composition is not unique.
Texas’ first hydrogen fuel cell bus hits road Center for Electromechanics will help operate bus that runs on batteries, hydrogen fuel cell.
Biology prof cited for conservation leadership Camille Parmesan honored by National Wildlife Federation for climate change work.
www.utexas.edu   (137 words)

  
  Texas State Historical Association - The Handbook of Texas Online
The Handbook of Texas Online is a multidisciplinary encyclopedia of Texas history, geography, and culture sponsored by the Texas State Historical Association and the General Libraries at UT Austin.
The Handbook of Texas Online is a joint project of The General Libraries at the University of Texas at Austin and the Texas State Historical Association.
the University of Texas Libraries at the University of Texas at Austin.
www.tsha.utexas.edu /handbook/online   (126 words)

  
  Texas
Texas will be releasing a new Album later in 2005, it might be called "Red Book", it was almost given another name before this was chosen.
Semisonic were supporting Texas for the first part of the tour and were getting the crowd going well before the main act.
The third time I saw Texas was the last of the Greatest Hits tour, they were even better than earlier in the tour and this does go down as the best concert I've been to.
www.geocities.com /newcastle_united_fc2001/Texas.html   (643 words)

  
  Texas - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Texas boasts that "Six Flags" have flown over its soil: the Fleur-de-lis of France, and the national flags of Spain, Mexico, the Republic of Texas, the United States of America and the Confederate States of America.
It is mostly sedimentary rocks, with east Texas underlain by a Cretaceous and younger sequence of sediments, the trace of ancient shorelines east and south until the active continental margin of the Gulf of Mexico is met.
Texas is known for its love of American football and is noted for the intensity with which people follow high school and college football teams—often times dominating over all else for the purposes of socalizing and leisure.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Texas   (7830 words)

  
 Republic of Texas - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Its southern and western-most boundary with Mexico was under dispute throughout the lifetime of the Republic, with Texas claiming that the boundary was the Rio Grande and Mexico claiming the Nueces River as the boundary.
Texas claimed the Rio Grande as its southern and western limit, according to the Treaties of Velasco of May 1836.
All the Mexican states that revolted, including Texas, were upset with Santa Anna over the abolishing of the Mexican Constitution of 1824, dissolving the Mexican Congress and changing the structure of the Mexican government from a federal one to a centralized one.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Republic_of_Texas   (1377 words)

  
 The Texas - The United States Mint
Texas comes from the Indian word "tejas," meaning friends or allies, and appropriately Texas's motto is "Friendship." Probably the two most recognized symbols of Texas are its unique shape and the lone star that is represented on the State flag.
The Texas flag design was approved in 1839 to symbolize the Republic of Texas and was adopted as the State flag in 1845.
Texas is the only state to have had six different flags fly over its land -- Spain, France, Mexico, Republic of Texas, Confederate States of America and the United States of America.
www.usmint.gov /mint_programs/50sq_program/states/index.cfm?state=TX   (350 words)

  
 TEXAS
Texas is also known as the Lone Star State, in reference to the state flag.
Texas was admitted to the Union on December 29, 1845, as the 28th state.
The office of Treasurer of the State of Texas was abolished by Constitutional amendment approved by the voters in an election Nov. 7,1995.
www.texas-on-line.com /graphic/history.htm   (4616 words)

  
 Texas
Texas ranches and farms also produce poultry and eggs, dairy products, greenhouse and nursery products, wheat, hay, rice, sugar cane, and peanuts, and a variety of fruits and vegetables.
University of North Texas - North Texas, University of, at Denton, Tex.; coeducational; est.
Texas - Texas, largest state in the coterminous United States.
www.infoplease.com /ipa/A0108277.html   (374 words)

  
 WFAA.com | Sports: Colleges: Texas
Texas women's athletic director Chris Plonsky issued a statement refuting Oklahoma president David Boren's claim that OU women's basketball coach Sherri Coale was offered the Texas job.
Former Texas running back Earl Campbell was forced off the road by an 18-wheeler making a sudden lane change on Interstate 20 near Tyler on Sunday afternoon and was taken to the hospital with back pain, authorities said.
The basketball future of Texas freshman power forward Gary Johnson, a top national recruit and an anticipated starter for the Longhorns in 2007-08, may be in jeopardy.
www.wfaa.com /sharedcontent/dws/spt/colleges/texas/vitindex.html   (575 words)

  
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The Republic of Texas achieved its independence from Mexico in 1836, the same year as the famous siege of the Alamo in which pioneers Jim Bowie and Davy Crockett were slain.
The name Texas is a Spanish name, which comes from an Indian word meaning "friends" or "allies." Texas is the second-largest state in the Union in area, after Alaska.
Although it has a wild, frontier history, today Texas is a major producer of oil and has important centers of industry and finance.
www.americaslibrary.gov /cgi-bin/page.cgi/es/tx   (127 words)

  
 Texas: Facts, Map and State Symbols - EnchantedLearning.com
The official state flag of Texas, called the Lone Star Flag, was adopted in 1845 when Texas became the 28th state of the United States.
The large white star was first used on Texas flags in the 1830's during the battles between Texas and Mexico.
A large fl-and-white printable of the flag of Texas.
www.enchantedlearning.com /usa/states/texas   (447 words)

  
 Texas Maps - Perry-Castañeda Map Collection - UT Library Online
Texas - Geology of Texas (Bureau of Economic Geology, University of Texas at Austin)
Texas - Physiographic Map (Bureau of Economic Geology, University of Texas at Austin)
Texas - Tectonic Map (University of Texas at Austin, Bureau of Economic Geology)
www.lib.utexas.edu /maps/texas.html   (2505 words)

  
 The University of Texas at Austin - Department of Astronomy
The Department of Astronomy at the University of Texas at Austin is located on the 15th floor of the Robert Lee Moore Building, at the southeast corner of Dean Keeton (26th Street) and Speedway Avenue.
Twenty active teaching faculty and nineteen research scientists, as well as a number of research associates and postdoctoral fellows, maintain activity and research in virtually all areas of modern astronomy.
Details of the astronomical research work going on at the University of Texas at Austin can be found in the 2001-2002 Department of Astronomy Annual Report, available in our research section.
www.as.utexas.edu /astronomy/astronomy.html   (202 words)

  
 ESPN.com: Texas Longhorns Football Clubhouse
In his first start at quarterback for the defending national champions, McCoy hit Limas Sweed for a 60-yard touchdown on his second pass and Texas cruised to a 56-7 victory over North Texas on Saturday.
197, 212: Balance -- Texas threw for 197 yards and 3 TDs, and rushed for 4 TDs and 212 yards.
Texas redshirt freshman quarterback Colt McCoy, right, notes the defensive alignment before the snap during first...
sports.espn.go.com /ncf/clubhouse?teamId=251   (260 words)

  
 Texas State Symbols Capital Constitution Flags Maps Song
Texas - Plan the perfect Texas vacation with our free 2007 travel guide.
The flag was adopted as the state flag when Texas became the 28th state in 1845.
As with the flag of the United States, the blue stands for loyalty, the white represents strength, and the red is for bravery.
www.50states.com /texas.htm   (262 words)

  
 Texas Homeland Security
Emergency workers in Texas are well prepared to respond to any type of threat, but every Texan has a role to play in homeland security.
Together, we will make sure Texas is safer and stronger than ever.
Every Texas family can take simple steps to help prepare for any type of emergency, including a possible terrorist attack:
www.texashomelandsecurity.com   (167 words)

  
 Texas Monthly: the National Magazine of Texas
Custer’s Brother’s Horse makes fine fodder of the bad blood in Texas following the Civil War, circa 1865.
Sign up for Texas Monthly newsletters on recipes, events, issue preview, travel, and more.
Copyright © 1973-2007 Texas Monthly, Inc. An Emmis Communications company.
www.texasmonthly.com   (244 words)

  
 About the Corporations Section
Texas Non-Profit Corporation Act [ Title 32, Chapter 9, Article 1396-1.01 to 11.02 ]
Texas Revised Partnership Act [ Title 105, Chapter 1, Article 6132b-1.01 et.
In addition, the section accepts appointment of the Secretary of State as agent for service of process by foreign corporate fiduciaries under the Texas Probate Code.
www.sos.state.tx.us /corp/index.shtml   (196 words)

  
 Texas Longhorns | NCAA Football at CBS SportsLine.com
AUSTIN, Texas-Coming off a disappointing 10-3 season, Texas begins spring practice Friday trying to shore up a defense that gave up too many big plays as the Longhorns fell to third in the Big 12.
SAN MARCOS, Texas-In a Jan. 22 story about the new football coach at Texas State, The Associated Press erroneously reported the coach's first name.
SAN MARCOS, Texas-Bob Wright, a former walk-on at Texas State, was promoted to head coach of his alma mater Monday after three years as an assistant.
www.sportsline.com /collegefootball/teams/page/TX   (354 words)

  
 Texas Records and Information Locator Service (TRAIL) Main Page - Texas State Library
Texas State Library and Archives Commission home page
TRAIL searches and locates information from over 180 Texas state agency web servers.
For additional assistance, see the Search tips and help page.
www2.tsl.state.tx.us /trail/index.jsp   (184 words)

  
 Texas Motor Speedway
JIMMIE JOHNSON SCORES FIRST CUP WIN AT TEXAS MOTOR SPEEDWAY IN DICKIES 500
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www.texasmotorspeedway.com   (120 words)

  
 Texas Legal Practice by Specialty Information | Business.com
Home » Directory » Law » State Law » Texas » Practice Areas
Legal resources in the state of Texas, organized by practice area.
Built specifically from the TEKS, used in over 1,700 Texas schools.
rd.business.com /index.asp?epm=s.1&bdcq=Texas&bdcr=1&bdcu=http://www.business.com/directory/law/state_law/texas/practice_areas/index.asp?partner=2662601&bdcp=&partner=2662601&bdcs=nwuuid-2662601-71B755DF-05EC-7193-F299-DEF5BB589B70-ym   (127 words)

  
 FindLaw: State Resources: Texas
Use the Thomson Legal Record to access a lawyer's litigation record!
Primary Materials - Cases, Codes and Regulations Includes links to Texas constitution, code, bills, federal court opinions, state court opinions, and administrative code.
FirmFinance™: provides revolving and term loans of up to $25 million dollars, based on the collateral value of your firm's portfolio of active cases.
www.findlaw.com /11stategov/tx   (162 words)

  
 The Official Site of The Texas Rangers: Homepage
Rangers' Mini Plans offer a variety of opponents and game dates.
The Texas Rangers will play 15 games at Surprise Stadium this March.
Use of the Website signifies your agreement to the.
texas.rangers.mlb.com /index.jsp?c_id=tex   (178 words)

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