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5 Ways to Beat The Mid-Summer Heat in Galveston

The island, with its cool Gulf breezes and plethora of attractions, offers plenty of ways to have fun while staying cool this summer.

A Zika Treatment Could Already Be on the Market

A drug to treat Zika virus infections could already exist and be available on the market, according to the latest research from scientists at The University of Texas Medical Branch at Galveston.

Seawall Treats

That sweet gulf breeze can only do so much when it’s the dog days of the Texas summer and 150 degrees in the shade.

Must-Do's for Nature Lovers

Galveston.com's Bobby Stanton overview all the perfect spots for Nature Lovers when visiting the Island.

Sea Scout Base Galveston

At its strategic perch overlooking Offatts Bayou, Sea Scout Base Galveston (SSBG) resembles a five-star hotel beckoning guests to stop in. But looks can be deceiving.

Galveston's Best Barbecue

Galveston is home to a lot of cool eateries, including some of the best barbecue spots in the Lone Star State.

UTMB Researchers Find First Direct Evidence That Aedes Aegypti Mosquito Transmits Zika Virus

​In collaboration with colleagues from Mexico, UTMB researchers were the first to directly connect the Aedes aegypti mosquito with Zika transmission in the Americas, during an outbreak in southern Mexico.