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Arizona Spotlight for November 20, 2015

StoryCorps arrives in Tucson; visit a peaceful Asian oasis in midtown Tucson; a community finds common ground in a neighborhood park; five experimental music artists use MOCA as a soundscape.

The Art of Paying Attention: Regal Horned Lizard

Wildlife illustrator Beth Surdut learns that all lizards are not created equal...

See 10,000 Bats Take Flight on Tucson's North Side

Pima County officials host viewing event before bats begin migration south.

Arizona Spotlight for August 14, 2015

Looking for bighorn sheep along the Colorado River; restoring two centuries of history at the San Xavier Mission; what it means to be the first college graduate in your family.

Arizona Spotlight for August 7, 2015

Author Kathryn Ferghuson discusses "The Haunting of the Mexican Border - One Woman's Journey"; Cooperative Extension offers expert help with agriculture and wellness; Chris Dashiell explores the heroic legacy of Zorro.

Arizona Spotlight for July 31, 2015

The Tucson Museum of Art displays work from refugee artists who are part of The Owl and Panther Project; space scientist Chris Impey looks "Beyond"; and Beth Surdut faces off with an angry raptor in "The Art of Paying Attention".

Arizona Spotlight for May 22nd, 2015

Tucson Audubon Society director discusses goals; meet fifteen-year-old Mike and his Big Brother; three "art moms" discuss sharing creativity with their kids; Nancy McCallion sings "He's Gone".

Arizona Spotlight for April 24th, 2015

Director Kirby Dick discusses making "The Hunting Ground" about sexual assault on college campuses; Tucson High alumni celebrate their 70th class reunion; ecologist, author and MacArthur Fellow Gary Paul Nabhan shares his love of growing things.

Nabhan encourages using local food sources such as mesquite trees in the Sonoran desert.

MacArthur Fellow Gary Paul Nabhan

Scientist, food activist and writer raises awareness and enthusiam about plants, food, and a healthy environment.

Some of the lush vegetation growing at Ramona Farms

Farm's Native, Traditional Crops Spark Interest

Ramona Farms, located in Pinal County, is the work of Ramona Button, her husband; inspired by her father's teachings.

A wall at the Tucson Museum of Art's "Desert Grasslands" exhibit.

Exhibit Explores Desert Grasslands Art

On display: Artists 'passionate about the environment'

Miniature Trees, Mucho Attention

Horticulture bonsai style takes patience, grace

Report Analyzes Economic Disparity Along US-Mexico Border

Food insecurity plagues border region that produces, funnels much of the nation's food, researchers say

Author of "Arizona: A History" Tom Sheridan, predicts what the history of Tucson will be one hundred years from now based Tucson's past one hundred years.

What's AZ Look Like 100 Years Hence?

State history's author predicts continuing water issues, Latino power

Local artists Hedi Bacon and Terri Caminker express how the gem, fossil and mineral shows provide resources for artists to find unique materials in Tucson.

Artists Draw Inspiration from Annual Gemfest

Tucson's world-renowned Gem Show offers jewelry makers and other artists new materials, ideas

Water Is Rising, But Not in Our Desert

Tucson receives visitors from halfway around the world, where there's too much water

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