Diversity in Texas
The Texas economy is extremely diverse, with major industries ranging from agriculture to high tech, and from the military defense to the music industry. “At last count, Texas has over 181 research colleges and universities, as well as innumerable community colleges and trade schools.” The M.D. Anderson Cancer Center, one of the largest cancer research centers in the world, and the Johnson Space Center, NASA’s center for manned space flight in the United States call to Texas home.
“Texas Facts.” Texas Facts, www.thestoryoftexas.com/education/texas-did-you-know.