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On this episode of the 24 Frames Podcast, Tray Calderon from Black Door Studio in Lubbock joins us to talk about tattoo art on the South Plains.

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Campus Connection: Student Filmmaker Weston Davis

12 hours ago

Campus Connection and KTTZ-TV bring you Weston Davis, student filmmaker who is currently producing his feature film "Sam on Everything."

Climate Scientist, Dr. Katharine Hayhoe and KTTZ have partnered to bring you this new  PBS Digital Studios series that will focus on exploring the arguments, science, religion, culture, and psychology at the intersection of politics and climate change.

Now — And The Physics Of Time

14 hours ago

The star-forming area Messier 17, also known as the Omega Nebula or the Swan Nebula, is a vast region of gas, dust and hot young stars that lies in the heart of the Milky Way in the constellation of Sagittarius.


Time is elusive and enigmatic. The moment now is ephemeral.

Quandaries and confusion about time date back as far as Aristotle and Augustine, and as recently as Einstein and Feynman.

Katherine Hayhoe, featured host of the New PBS Digital Series "Global Weirding," is participating in South by South Lawn: A White House Festival of Ideas, Art and Action, Monday Oct. 3, by discussing climate change with President Barack Obama and Academy Award-winning actor, producer and activist Leonardo DiCaprio.

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You could see the contrast in the eyes of the respective candidates' spokespersons, surrogates and family members after the first presidential debate of 2016 had wrapped.


As we mourn the golf great Arnold Palmer, we acknowledge another contribution he made to our culture: the tasty and refreshing iced tea and lemonade beverage that carries his name.

Sampson Ma, lead singer/guitarist of Downtown City Radio, tells Campus Connection the story of how he started playing music and about his band.

Campus Connection: Hip-Hop Dancer, Dante Harpe

Sep 26, 2016

Dante Harpe, hip-hop dancer and student at Texas Tech University, tells Campus Connection about his passion for dancing and how it has inspired others.