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Proposed AZ Mine a Hot Topic at Convergence Conference

A rather remote area 70 miles east of Phoenix is the site of a major battle between a copper mining conglomerate and Native Americans. It was a major topic...

Tucson’s Reid Park Zoo

“Our goal is to be a world-class zoo,” said Reid Park Zoo’s Deborah Carr, director of marketing and events. As she gave the Sun News staff a grand tour,...

Men in Kilts: A Romp Through Scotland

The TV show Men in Kilts begins Feb. 14. Having a kilt myself, I’m quite excited about this! Stars of the show are both from the worldwide sensation Outlander: the...

FACE MASK MODIFICATION TO SAVE LIVES

A surgical mask modification, which is patent pending, can potentially save countless lives in the Coronavirus pandemic. This applies first and foremost to the existing N-95 masks used by health...

New Patent issued for potentially life-saving mask

The United States Patent Office has issued a patent to the New Jersey-based inventor William Loughran for a major improvement to surgical and industrial masks. Designed to keep air and...

Arizona Auto Show

The Arizona Auto Show, which opened on Thanksgiving Day at the Phoenix Convention Center, has selections on display ranging from low-priced vehicles under $20,000 all the up to a...

History and Copper in Tubac

At the heart of Tubac, just an hour south of Tucson, is the Presidio, a state historic park that celebrates Tubac as the first European settlement in Arizona. An...

Tucson Botanical Gardens

There is a very cute 1969 Bug at the Tucson Botanical Gardens, but you may have difficulty driving this particular car: it’s filled with plants! At the front of the...

Mind the Gap: Regional Inequality in America

Review written by Dr. Matt Emanuele The Alec MacGillis book Fulfillment could be subtitled “Return of the Robber Barons.” The old adage ‘what is good for GM is good for...

CORONAVIRUS: A Polemical Argument

Written by guest columnist Conlan Salgado: I am sixteen years old; I don’t know much.  There are two ways people who don’t know much are able to learn more: one...
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Tucson’s Reid Park Zoo

“Our goal is to be a world-class zoo,” said Reid Park Zoo’s Deborah Carr, director of marketing and events. As she gave the Sun...

World Premiere in Tucson

written by Drs. C. Cunningham & M. Emanuele Gretchen Wirges brought her one-woman show to the Invisible Theatre this week, marking its world premiere. Entitled...

Arizona in Space

A 2-room exhibit at the Arizona History Museum, entitled Ready To Launch, is designed to show Arizona’s place in space. While it has elements of...