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The Two Towers

11/19/2013 ● By Steve

If all goes according to plan, a pair of gargantuan towers will soon rise from the desert floor...

Focus attention on your business with our two Desert Travel Issues!

09/05/2012 ● By Steve

Here at The Sun Runner Magazine, our annual Desert Travel Issue has always been our most popular issue of the year. This year, with desert travel being a hot topic, we're producing two desert travel issues - the annual Desert Travel Issue (October/November 2012), and the Desert Road Trips Issue (December 2012/January 2013).

Obama Administration Releases Their Roadmap for Widespread Solar Energy Development Across the Desert and Elsewhere

07/25/2012 ● By Steve

By Steve BrownTurning a deaf ear toward concerns about destruction of the desert's ecology, Native American cultural resources and sacred sites, lack of tribal consultation and public input, and

The AdventureCORPS Desert Voices Contest - Write for Us!

07/15/2012 ● By Steve

Living in the desert, we all have our sources for information and news. The artist who gets the desert light just right.  The friend who’s always up on the best eats in town. The one who knows th

Red Flag Warning in Effect for Most of California Deserts

06/18/2012 ● By Steve

The National Weather Service has issued a Red Flag Warning for the mountains and deserts for this afternoon through early Tuesday evening.  An Excessive Heat Warning has also been issued for

No Shame, No Respect: Solar Millennium Builds a Road on Ancient Geoglyphs

05/09/2012 ● By Steve

In the deserts of California, fast-tracked solar projects are proceeding without shame and without respect. BLM (Bureau of Land Management) permitting allowed projects to go ahead on the basis of inad

Massacre in the Rocks: Solar Millennium Builds on Native American Sacred Sites

05/09/2012 ● By Steve

Solar Millennium has begun to construct a 9,500 acre solar facility on Mojave Desert lands that Native Americans and others consider sacred. The area contains scores of ancient geoglyphs, large rock d

Indigenous America Questions U.S. Green Policies

05/09/2012 ● By Steve

This short film, "a film within a film," tells a story, and the story here involves the Peace and Dignity movement, "Journadas de Paz y Dignidad," a pan-indigenous movement of the Americas, uniting na

The Battle of Blythe 1972

05/09/2012 ● By Steve

The Battle of Blythe chronicles the events of April 6, 1972, as told by Demesia Figueroa, when students in the Blythe public school system walked out over mistreatment of indigenous youth. These event

Alfredo Figueroa on the Aztec Sunstone Calendar for Earth Day, 2012

05/09/2012 ● By Steve

In honor of Earth Day, 2012, RL A ECO is beginning to release several short videos on-line featuring Elder Historian and Chemehuevi Cultural Monitor, Don Alfredo Figueroa, on the Nahua perspective as