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14

Jun

The Wave: Arizona’s strange and spectacular rock formation
This unusual sandstone rock formation looks more like a surrealist painting than an actual place. It’s one travel destination you definitely want on your bucket list.

18

Apr

Largest fish ever caught in Arizona is a true freshwater monster
The 76.52-pound flathead catfish was pulled in after a 35-minute struggle, by an angler named, oddly enough, ‘Flathead Ed.’

Largest fish ever caught in Arizona is a true freshwater monster

The 76.52-pound flathead catfish was pulled in after a 35-minute struggle, by an angler named, oddly enough, ‘Flathead Ed.’

17

May

Why Arizona gets scorched by wildfiresDrought, too many trees and fewer smaller fires have made Arizona a hotbed of wildfire activity.

Why Arizona gets scorched by wildfires
Drought, too many trees and fewer smaller fires have made Arizona a hotbed of wildfire activity.

30

Jan

Migrant trash piles up at remote U.S.-Mexico border areasTrash tossed by thousands of illegal immigrants has been a problem for years in the Arizona borderlands that lie on a main migration route from Mexico.

Migrant trash piles up at remote U.S.-Mexico border areas
Trash tossed by thousands of illegal immigrants has been a problem for years in the Arizona borderlands that lie on a main migration route from Mexico.

16

Dec

Snow in Arizona? Tracking the weird wintry weatherWhile winter seems to have skipped the Northeast and Midwest, western portions of the U.S. have seen enough snow to create whiteout conditions.

Snow in Arizona? Tracking the weird wintry weather
While winter seems to have skipped the Northeast and Midwest, western portions of the U.S. have seen enough snow to create whiteout conditions.

09

Sep

Blackout hits Southern California, ArizonaThe outage was caused by ‘human failure’ and caused traffic jams, knocked out water supplies in parts and sent elderly residents to emergency rooms.

Blackout hits Southern California, Arizona
The outage was caused by ‘human failure’ and caused traffic jams, knocked out water supplies in parts and sent elderly residents to emergency rooms.

19

Aug

Billowing dust storm engulfs PhoenixThe wall of dust engulfed downtown Phoenix on Thursday, cutting visibility to a few hundred yards and delaying flights at the international airport.

Billowing dust storm engulfs Phoenix
The wall of dust engulfed downtown Phoenix on Thursday, cutting visibility to a few hundred yards and delaying flights at the international airport.

06

Jul

Historic dust storm sweeps ArizonaDay turned into night as the billowy plumes of dust rolled over the mountains and clogged the skies over and around Phoenix yesterday.

Historic dust storm sweeps Arizona
Day turned into night as the billowy plumes of dust rolled over the mountains and clogged the skies over and around Phoenix yesterday.

13

Jun

amusicboxsong:

Antelope Canyon is one of the world’s most beautiful canyons. Called Tse bighanilini in Navaho, which means “the place where water runs through rocks,” it is found in the state of Arizona. It was formed from the erosion of rocks, when flash floods above picked up speed and grit. The water and sand smoothed and carved the edges of the slot canyon, widening it in some areas. Mother Nature truly is an abstract artist! 

amusicboxsong:

Antelope Canyon is one of the world’s most beautiful canyons. Called Tse bighanilini in Navaho, which means “the place where water runs through rocks,” it is found in the state of Arizona. It was formed from the erosion of rocks, when flash floods above picked up speed and grit. The water and sand smoothed and carved the edges of the slot canyon, widening it in some areas. Mother Nature truly is an abstract artist! 

10

Jan

This is such an incomprehensible tragedy on so many levels — as we learn more about this congresswoman, we learn what a force-for-good that she was.

This is such an incomprehensible tragedy on so many levels — as we learn more about this congresswoman, we learn what a force-for-good that she was.