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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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Thursday, Nov 7, 2013 - 8:00 AM
"Beyond The Asphalt Part 2"
Interstate highways allow for quick trips, but they also provide a gateway to some of the most amazing places you'll ever visit. Host David Yetman travels by foot, car, bike, and motorcycle to examine the caves of Kartchner Caverns State Park, the historic sites of Tombstone, the Sandhill Cranes of Sulphur Springs Valley and the "Wonderland of Rocks" in the Chiricahua Moutains.. D
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Thursday, Nov 7, 2013 - 8:00 AM "Beyond The Asphalt Part 2" (PLUS)
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Friday, Nov 8, 2013 - 8:00 AM "Desert Venom" (PLUS)
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Monday, Nov 11, 2013 - 8:00 AM "Jaguars and Vaqueros" (PLUS)
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Tuesday, Nov 12, 2013 - 8:00 AM "Utah's Slick Rock Country" (PLUS)
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Wednesday, Nov 13, 2013 - 8:00 AM "Into The Swell: Utah's High Desert" (PLUS)
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Thursday, Nov 14, 2013 - 8:00 AM "Dying Traditions in a Mexican Pueblo" (PLUS)
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Friday, Nov 15, 2013 - 8:00 AM "Navajo Canyon Lands" (PLUS)
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Monday, Dec 2, 2013 - 8:00 AM "The Driest Desert in the World" (PLUS)
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Tuesday, Dec 3, 2013 - 8:00 AM "Ancient Andean Civilizations" (PLUS)
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Wednesday, Dec 4, 2013 - 8:00 AM "People and Their Prickly Plants" (PLUS)
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Previous The Desert Speaks on PLUS (MT)
Thursday, Nov 7, 2013 - 8:00 AM  "Beyond The Asphalt Part 2"
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Wednesday, Nov 6, 2013 - 8:00 AM  "Beyond The Asphalt Part 1"
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Tuesday, Nov 5, 2013 - 8:00 AM  "The Gadsden Purchase Part 2"
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Monday, Nov 4, 2013 - 8:00 AM  "The Gadsden Purchase Part 1"
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Friday, Nov 1, 2013 - 8:00 AM  "Argentina: Ancient Patagonia People"
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Thursday, Oct 31, 2013 - 8:00 AM  "Patagonia's Glacial Landscape"
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Wednesday, Oct 30, 2013 - 8:00 AM  "Sonora's Forgotten River"
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Tuesday, Oct 29, 2013 - 8:00 AM  "Ageless Mud: Adobe Homes in the Desert"
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Monday, Oct 28, 2013 - 8:00 AM  "Sierra Madre Easter"
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Friday, Oct 25, 2013 - 8:00 AM  "Hummingbirds: from Desert to Jungle"
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