In need of extra credit? If any missing work has been taken care of, go to the UT Environmental Science Institute's Hot Science, Cool Talks site linked below. You may go to a live talk at UT, or choose a topic from the archives (scroll all the way to the bottom of the main page) that interests you and write an abstract of the talk. Use the guide below to help you create your abstract. Do not simply fill it out as a template; rather, use it to guide your thinking and writing.