Janani Kasturi http://kut.org en Molecular Gastronomy Boiled Down At Food Science Demo http://kut.org/post/molecular-gastronomy-boiled-down-food-science-demo <p><object height="344" width="425"><param name="movie" value="http://www.youtube.com/v/gB0MT1n7MC8?fs=1&amp;hl=en_US"><param name="allowFullScreen" value="true"><param name="allowscriptaccess" value="always"><embed allowfullscreen="true" allowscriptaccess="always" height="344" src="http://www.youtube.com/v/gB0MT1n7MC8?fs=1&amp;hl=en_US" type="application/x-shockwave-flash" width="425"></object></p> Wed, 08 Dec 2010 22:06:10 +0000 Nathan Bernier & Janani Kasturi 426 at http://kut.org Austin Koreans Worried About Tensions Back Home http://kut.org/post/austin-koreans-worried-about-tensions-back-home <p>Relations between North and South Korea aren't exactly okey dokey these days. In March, North Korea sank a South Korean naval warship, killing 46 sailors. &nbsp;Last week, the North shelled a South Korean island. Four people were killed then. We've also learned about the North's <a href="http://www.guardian.co.uk/world/2010/nov/21/north-koreas-uranium-plant">large uranium enrichment facility</a>.</p> Mon, 29 Nov 2010 21:44:33 +0000 & Janani Kasturi 355 at http://kut.org Austin Koreans Worried About Tensions Back Home Teachers Don't Want AISD to Cut Full Day Pre-Kindergarten http://kut.org/post/teachers-dont-want-aisd-cut-full-day-pre-kindergarten <p>The Austin teachers' association <a href="http://tx.aft.org/austin/">Education Austin</a> is planning to stage a rally tonight outside Austin Independent School District headquarters. The local group, representing about 4,000 teachers and school staff, wants the Austin ISD school board to maintain <a href="http://www.austinisd.org/academics/curriculum/prekindergarten/">full-day pre-kindergarten</a> and not reduce planning time for high school teachers.</p><p>KUT’s Ben Philpott spoke with Rae Nwosu, co-president of Education Austin.</p> Mon, 22 Nov 2010 22:43:01 +0000 Janani Kasturi, Ben Philpott & Nathan Bernier 319 at http://kut.org Teachers Don't Want AISD to Cut Full Day Pre-Kindergarten Texas Monthly To Celebrate Gary Cartwright http://kut.org/post/texas-monthly-celebrate-gary-cartwright <p><a href="http://www.texasmonthly.com/"><em>Texas Monthly</em></a> and the <a href="http://www.thewittliffcollections.txstate.edu/">Witliff Collections at Texas State University-San Marcos</a> will celebrate the career of Gary Cartwright on Thursday. The longtime contributor retired from the magazine over the summer.</p> Wed, 10 Nov 2010 22:26:54 +0000 & Janani Kasturi 240 at http://kut.org