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A 'Nuclear' Senate Showdown Next Week Appears All But Inevitable

Lawmakers from both parties are increasingly convinced that the United States Senate is on a collision course that will permanently change the dynamics of the chamber — and the United States Supreme Court. There's a growing bipartisan sadness and resignation about next week's showdown over the rules that govern high court nominations. But that doesn't mean there's any serious attempt from either party to avoid it. Here's where things stand: after the Senate Judiciary Committee approves Neil...

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VORTEX-SE on Inside Texas Tech

Two Texas Tech professors and a pair of graduate research assistants are in Alabama with some of the nation's top tornado scientists for a congressionally mandated project to study how and why tornadoes form, know as VORTEX-SE.

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This Sunday, February 26th, Lubbock's First United Methodist Church continues its Vesper Concert Series with David Brandon featuring Jared Brandon.

24 Frames - 2017 Oscar Predictions

Feb 24, 2017

This week, DeNae talks the Oscars with KTTZ producer, Daniel Ballard and Director of Texas Tech Public Media, Paul Hunton on this week's 24 Frames!

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Texas Tech University President Lawrence Schovanec and administrators broke ground for the Experimental Sciences Building II (ESB II), significantly expanding the university's research capabilities. Click the audio link above to hear President Schovanec's remarks.

Leonardo's Kitchen is a magnificent space at the Museum of Texas Tech University. Museum director, Dr. Gary Morgan, says the kitchen is place for artists to display creations from lab work and research to architectural pieces and film art in the Texas Tech Community.

Listen in as Tom McGovern visits with longtime friend, author and professor, Richard Bateman.

Communicators in a Cart Spring Premiere

Feb 23, 2017

Welcome back to the spring premiere of Communicators in a Cart with Chris Cook! This week he grabs coffee with Between Earth And Sky Executive Producer David Weindorf

PBS Kids at the Alamo: ODD SQUAD

Feb 22, 2017

Join the KTTZ Team March 11 from 10-12 PM at the Alamo Drafthouse for a screening of the ODD SQUAD show!

We Banjo 3

Feb 22, 2017

Mix the skills and strengths of the Flecktones with a bit of Punch Brothers and add a dash of Gaelic Storm and you get one of the best live acts to come out of Ireland in recent years. We Banjo 3 blends traditional Irish Music with Americana and Bluegrass affectionately described as "Celtgrass."

Newtown Screening Tonight at the Alamo Drafthouse

Feb 20, 2017

KTTZ-TV invites you to the new Independent Lens | PBS film Newtown. This important film explores the strength, courage and heart of the community after one of the most tragic events and deadliest school shooting in American history.

Victoria Encore Marathon and Season Finale

Feb 20, 2017

Join us for the MASTERPIECE | PBS Victoria encore marathon February 26 starting at 3 PM on KTTZ-TV Channel 5, then join us for the season finale March 5. 


Texas Tech Public Television and Radio gives you an inside look at the University. This KTTZ produced show highlights academic accomplishments and much more!