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    Channel Your Inner Scientist

    Opportunities abound for Texans to augment impactful research

    Power of Our People

    Easing Life’s Baggage

    Flush with bags, a college student finds new ways to support foster youths through difficult transitions


TCP Talk

    Web Extras

    August 2021 Web Extras

    Find exclusive online content from this issue

    Finish This Sentence

    I Always Laugh When My Dad …

    Here are the many ways readers finished this sentence

    Hit the Road with Chet Garner

    Head Honcho

    The barbacoa at Vera’s in Brownsville rises to the occasion

    TCP Kitchen

    Kids Cooking

    Youngsters in the kitchen help make family meals truly rewarding

    August 2021 Photo Contest

    Focus on Texas: Portraits

    Readers catch close-ups of people they know or have encountered around the state


    Keeping Score and Keeping Cool

    Some of the topics we looked into while you were reading last month’s issue

    Texas USA

    A School Was Here

    Memory lane leads to an abandoned Piney Woods schoolyard created by the Rosenwald Fund


    Pools in the Pasture

    Summers on a ranch promise swimming in stock tanks

    Energy Efficiency

    Keep Cool This Summer Without Blasting Cold Air

    Easy strategies can minimize the need for AC

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