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The Desert Speaks

THE DESERT SPEAKS is an Emmy award-winning series focusing on desert regions around the world. Much more than a nature documentary, THE DESERT SPEAKS presents stories about the people, cultures, plants, animals and geological features encountered on travel adventures in deserts near and far away. Host David Yetman is a research scientist at the University of Arizona's Southwest Center and is a nationally known author and accomplished photographer who specializes in the plants, geography and people of northwestern Mexico. Using boats, bikes and burros, Yetman takes viewers from Bolivia to Baja California, bringing his boundless enthusiasm, energy and knowledge to . . .

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Wednesday, Jul 24, 2013 - 8:00 AM    "Beyond The Asphalt Part 1" Just off the highway there are a plethora of adventures awaiting the exploratory traveler. Host David Yetman heads west of Tucson to visit some of these undiscovered places. After visiting the largest dune field in the United States, we head to Yuma for a hot air balloon ride and a walk through "the hell-hole of Arizona," the Arizona Territorial Prison. D
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Wednesday, Jul 24, 2013 - 8:00 AM "Beyond The Asphalt Part 1" (PLUS)
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Thursday, Jul 25, 2013 - 8:00 AM "Beyond The Asphalt Part 2" (PLUS)
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Friday, Jul 26, 2013 - 8:00 AM "Desert Venom" (PLUS)
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Monday, Jul 29, 2013 - 8:00 AM "Jaguars and Vaqueros" (PLUS)
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Tuesday, Jul 30, 2013 - 8:00 AM "Utah's Slick Rock Country" (PLUS)
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Wednesday, Jul 31, 2013 - 8:00 AM "Into The Swell: Utah's High Desert" (PLUS)
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Thursday, Aug 1, 2013 - 8:00 AM "Dying Traditions in a Mexican Pueblo" (PLUS)
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Friday, Aug 2, 2013 - 8:00 AM "Navajo Canyon Lands" (PLUS)
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Monday, Aug 5, 2013 - 8:00 AM "Desert Whales" (PLUS)
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Tuesday, Aug 6, 2013 - 8:00 AM "Bolivia: The Cold Desert Frontier" (PLUS)
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