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Tens of thousands of bird enthusiasts are watching Jackie and Shadow, a bald eagle pair, on a live camera. With three eggs laid, hatch time is imminent.

Tens of thousands of bird enthusiasts are watching Jackie and Shadow, a bald eagle pair, on a live camera. With three eggs laid, hatch time is imminent.

from Press Play with Madeleine Brand

Oscar nominee Colman Domingo reflects on Shakespeare’s ‘A Midsummer Night's Dream’

Actor Colman Domingo reflects on Shakespeare's A Midsummer Night's Dream and how the Bard’s words have never left him.

Please join us in celebration of the Extraordinary Life of Ruth Seymour

Please join us in celebration of the Extraordinary Life of Ruth Seymour (aka Ruth Hirschman)

‘Re-sparkling’: The science behind embracing variety and rejecting habituation

MIT cognitive scientist and author Tali Sharot delves into the science behind habituation and how breaking up habits and routines can help reset our brains.

In-depth chronicler of film history Sam Wasson sets his sights on a game-changer via his new book “The Path to Paradise: A Francis Ford Coppola Story.”

from The Treatment

Amy Schumer wears all the hats — creator, director, and star — for season two of the Hulu comedy series “Life & Beth.”

from The Treatment

KCRW and LA Radio Club are throwing a party for local audio storytellers & journalists! 🎉 Come hang out with your friends and make some new ones on March 15th at Navel LA.

from Special Programming

Dr. Lauren Crossland-Marr explains how the gene editing technology CRISPR is impacting our food chain.

from Good Food

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LA Times restaurant critic Bill Addison visits Yess, a new Japanese restaurant in the Arts District.

Yess: 'The most quietly ambitious cooking to emerge in LA'

LA Times restaurant critic Bill Addison visits Yess, a new Japanese restaurant in the Arts District.

from Good Food

At the farmer's market, chef Deau Arpapornnopparat shops for Holy Basil, his Atwater Village Thai restaurant.

Market Report: Chef Deau Arpapornnopparat finds his cilantro roots

At the farmer's market, chef Deau Arpapornnopparat shops for Holy Basil, his Atwater Village Thai restaurant.

from Good Food

Kevin Wilson, aka the CEO of Chai, describes how something as simple as a cup of tea can bring solace amid our mad world.

Chai is empathy in liquid form says Kevin Wilson

Kevin Wilson, aka the CEO of Chai, describes how something as simple as a cup of tea can bring solace amid our mad world.

from Good Food

Food and ag journalist Tom Philpott debunks the pro-ethanol POV.

Why is the US so devoted to corn-based ethanol when there are better ways to produce energy?

Food and ag journalist Tom Philpott debunks the pro-ethanol POV.

from Good Food

Scholar and editor Darra Goldstein detonates the flavor bombs of preserved condiments.

Let's explore food preservation through condiments!

Scholar and editor Darra Goldstein detonates the flavor bombs of preserved condiments.

from Good Food

Plus, what new brass at Netflix and Disney herald for the studios’ futures.

Have we hit peak Boomer cinema?

Plus, what new brass at Netflix and Disney herald for the studios’ futures.

from The Business

Composer Laura Karpman, now Oscar-nominated for her work on “American Fiction,” has managed to find success writing music for movies, TV shows, and games, even though the playing field…

Composer Laura Karpman on ‘American Fiction,’ Marvel, and hard-won success

Composer Laura Karpman, now Oscar-nominated for her work on “American Fiction,” has managed to find success writing music for movies, TV shows, and games, even though the playing field…

from The Business

The latest film releases are Dune: Part 2, Spaceman, Shayda, and Problemista. Weighing in are Alison Willmore, film critic for NY Magazine and Vulture, and Tim Grierson, Senior U.S.

Weekend film reviews: ‘Dune: Part 2,’ ‘Spaceman,’ ‘Shayda’

The latest film releases are Dune: Part 2, Spaceman, Shayda, and Problemista. Weighing in are Alison Willmore, film critic for NY Magazine and Vulture, and Tim Grierson, Senior U.S.

from Weekend Film Reviews

On this episode of Scheer Intelligence, host Robert Scheer and Les Leopold discuss Leopold’s new book, “Wall Street's War on Workers: How Mass Layoffs and Greed Are Destroying the…

The immiseration of the American worker is a bipartisan political scam

On this episode of Scheer Intelligence, host Robert Scheer and Les Leopold discuss Leopold’s new book, “Wall Street's War on Workers: How Mass Layoffs and Greed Are Destroying the…

from Scheer Intelligence

Dr. Akilah Cadet joins Myisha to offer some relief for confronting chronic pain and intimacy.

Ask Myisha: How to navigate sex and dating while dealing with chronic pain

Dr. Akilah Cadet joins Myisha to offer some relief for confronting chronic pain and intimacy.

from How’s Your Sex Life?

Puntarelle is a lightly bitter, unusual variety of chicory. Their shoots are hollow, and when prepared in thin strips, they offer a satisfying crunch.

Puntarelle: The Roman bitter green finds a home in California

Puntarelle is a lightly bitter, unusual variety of chicory. Their shoots are hollow, and when prepared in thin strips, they offer a satisfying crunch.

from Press Play with Madeleine Brand

Comedian Richard Lewis died Tuesday at 76. The stand-up was a late-night regular who had a career renaissance on HBO’s “Curb Your Enthusiasm.”

Richard Lewis, black-clad misanthrope on ‘Curb,’ dies at 76

Comedian Richard Lewis died Tuesday at 76. The stand-up was a late-night regular who had a career renaissance on HBO’s “Curb Your Enthusiasm.”

from Press Play with Madeleine Brand

Critics review the latest film releases: “Dune: Part 2,” “Spaceman,” “Shayda,” and “Problemista.”

Weekend film reviews: ‘Dune: Part 2,’ ‘Spaceman,’ ‘Shayda’

Critics review the latest film releases: “Dune: Part 2,” “Spaceman,” “Shayda,” and “Problemista.”

from Press Play with Madeleine Brand

Two recent fires in the Mojave Desert killed millions of Southern California’s Joshua trees. Camels are helping make sure the iconic yucca species survives.

Camels are helping ensure the Joshua tree’s survival

Two recent fires in the Mojave Desert killed millions of Southern California’s Joshua trees. Camels are helping make sure the iconic yucca species survives.

from Press Play with Madeleine Brand