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6100 Main MS-61
Houston, Texas 77005-1827
Office: 713-348-4938

News & Events

Titanium and GoldTitanium + gold = new gold standard for artificial joints
Rice lab discovers titanium-gold alloy that is four times harder than most steels
LIGO resultsRice Astrophysicists Celebrate LIGO Results
Einstein’s prediction, LIGO’s revelation open new window on the heavens (Image Credit: NASA)
Guth LectureINFLATIONARY COSMOLOGY: Is Our Universe Part of a Multiverse?
Alan Guth delivers W. V. Houston Memorial Lecture