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9:44 am
Fri January 16, 2015

Shakespeare Uncovered Sonnet Challenge: Becky Ivey

Shakespeare Uncovered Season 2 Starts January 30th on Texas Tech Public Television at 8pm and continues each Friday through February 13th. 

Blogs
9:39 am
Fri January 16, 2015

Shakespeare Uncovered: Staging Shakespeare

Shakespeare Uncovered Season 2 Starts January 30th on Texas Tech Public Television at 8pm and continues each Friday through February 13th. In this segment Dr. Bill Gelber teaches his class at Texas Tech University how to stage and block a scene from Romeo and Juliet. 

Blogs
3:33 pm
Thu January 15, 2015

Texas Standard: Farm-Raised Deer Sparking Ethics Discussion Among Hunters

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Hunters are always in search of the best deer they can find - the bigger the buck, the better. "Captive deer-farming" provides "superior" genetic qualities, according to some, but others are arguing that farming deer just to be hunted is unethical. 

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Blogs
2:49 pm
Thu January 15, 2015

Flashmob Shakespeare: TTU Vs. Oklahoma

Shakespeare Uncovered Season 2 starts on January 30th at 8pm and continues each week with new episodes through February 14th. For more information go to kttz.org. 

Politics
2:13 pm
Thu January 15, 2015

Texas Tribune: Musk Says Texas "Leading Candidate" for Hyperloop Track

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 Editor's note: This story has been updated throughout.

Entrepreneur Elon Musk announced Thursday that he wants to build a “test track” for his idea for a futuristic high-speed transportation system called the Hyperloop, adding that Texas is “the leading candidate” to host the track.

Musk’s Hyperloop concept involves transporting passengers via pods in above-ground tubes that move as fast as 800 mph. The system quickly proved to be a polarizing concept when Musk introduced the idea in 2013, with some praising it as visionary and others deriding it as wildly impractical.

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