is the largest city in the State of Texas and the fourth-largest city
States. General Sam Houston, the city’s namesake,
was the first president of the Republic of Texas as well as general
in the Texas' fight for independence.
the city, was the first word spoken from the surface of the moon.
is the home of the Texas Medical Center—the world's largest
concentration of healthcare and research institutions.
economy has a huge industrial base in energy, manufacturing,
aeronautics, and technology; and is home to many Fortune