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With the help of a robotic frog, biologists at The University of Texas at Austin and Salisbury University have discovered that two wrong mating calls can make a right for female túngara frogs.

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Dean Sacha Kopp answers some questions about the BSA, the new interdisciplinary degree in the College of Natural Sciences.

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By creating a small electrical field that removes salts from seawater, chemists at The University of Texas at Austin and the University of Marburg in Germany have introduced a new method for the desalination of seawater that consumes less energy and is dramatically simpler than conventional techniques. The new method requires so little energy that it can run on a store-bought battery.

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Photographer Robert Shults looks for the sublime in his images of the Texas Petawatt Laser.

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Victor Rodriguez's research experience at UT has led to two trips across the Atlantic and a prestigious scholarship.
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Physicists at The University of Texas at Austin have built a tabletop particle accelerator that can generate energies and speeds previously reached only by major facilities that are hundreds of meters long and cost hundreds of millions of dollars to build.

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Fish can hide in the open ocean by manipulating how light reflects off their skin, according to researchers at The University of Texas at Austin. The discovery could someday lead to the development of new camouflage materials for use in the ocean, and it overturns 40 years of conventional wisdom about fish camouflage.
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Jeff Chen hopes to understand "hybrid vigor" in corn well enough to improve breeding.
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The problem with chronic wounds, and the solution, may lie in the war between two bacteria, says Marvin Whitely.

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Guadalupe Jasso wanted to go where she was going to be happiest — and that was the College of Natural Sciences.