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Housing Crisis: A Microcosm

A look at the human cost of the housing crisis.

Event Horizon

Recently released images show a black hole sitting right at the center of our own galaxy.

Episode 823

Ironwood Swordsmen, Prison Arts, Surviving Suicide Loss

Prison Arts

From prison inmate to successful artist, Tucson resident Maryanne Chisholm has made an inspirational transformation.

Surviving Suicide Loss

One family's experience of loss and how they found support and emotional healing.

Ironwood Historical Swordsmanship

The Ironwood Historical Swordsmanship Club is reviving the art of medieval European fencing.

Episode 822

Longfin Dace Minnow, Stories in the Sand, For the Birds

Stories in the Sand

Exploring thousands of years of natural history in one of the most remote places in North America.

Longfin Dace Minnow

For the first time in 110 years, the longfin dace will swim in the waters of downtown Tucson.

Episode 821

Invasive Species: Arundo, Agrivoltaics, The Grieving Brain, Birth Witness

Birth Witness

Ofelia Zepeda, former Tucson poet laureate and Tohono O’odham tribal member reads an excerpt from her poem.


Growing food in the shade of solar panels.

The Grieving Brain

What does it mean to grieve? Is it strictly emotional or is there more to grief than just feelings?

Episode 820

Lunar New Year, Homestretch, Goat Yoga, Sabino Dam

Episode 819

Arizona State Museum, An Endangered Language, "Justice" at ATC

"Justice" at ATC

"Justice" is a world premiere musical being brought to the stage for the first time, right here in Tucson by Arizona Theatre Company.

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