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Friday, May 2nd, 2014

Silent for two centuries, doomed ship’s timepiece discovered in the gulf

Recent deep water archaeological dives sponsored in part by The Meadows Center for Water and the Environment at Texas State University have uncovered a key artifact that may shed more light on three mysterious shipwrecks off the Texas coast.

Wednesday, July 24th, 2013

Texas State excavates centuries-old Gulf of Mexico shipwreck (with video)

Researchers from The Meadows Center for Water and the Environment at Texas State University, in partnership with the Ocean Exploration Trust, are excavating a rare shipwreck off the Texas coast that could date back nearly 200 years.

Friday, March 23rd, 2012

Forsenic anthropologists crack historic cold cases for National Geographic TV

Texas State's Hamilton, Spradley examine 250-year-old human remains for clues to "The Decrypters."

Sunday, October 2nd, 2011

Texas State to host reception and Q&A with three Texas writers

Three Texas Hill Country writers will speak and answer questions about their craft this Thursday at Texas State's Alkek Library in San Marcos.

Friday, March 11th, 2011

Goodnight eighth grader to compete in state geography bee

Goodnight Middle School eighth grader Jake McGee has qualified to participate at the state level of the National Geographic Bee to be held April 1 in Bedford.

Wednesday, May 5th, 2010

Hernandez student goes to Texas geographic bee semis

Hatta Misra, a Hernandez Elementary School fifth grader, recently competed as a semifinalist in the 2010 Texas Geographic Bee. While he did not progress to the state level, he had an exciting time and enjoyed the competition.

Wednesday, February 24th, 2010

Texas State’s Conlee has ‘head’ for archeology

The Nasca lines in Peru have often been rumored to be landing strips for UFOs. The real story about them is even more interesting, and Texas State archeologist Christina Conlee's research is integral to the telling.

Wednesday, February 24th, 2010

Texas State's Conlee has 'head' for archeology

The Nasca lines in Peru have often been rumored to be landing strips for UFOs. The real story about them is even more interesting, and Texas State archeologist Christina Conlee's research is integral to the telling.

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