Robert Lee Holtz

Wall Street Journal

Science Writer for the Wall Street Journal

Robert Lee Holtz on KCRW

UC Berkeley scientists recently used audio from  “The Moth Radio Hour”  to study where we  file away the meanings of words in our brains , giving researchers an unprecedented window…

‘Moth Radio’ Helps Berkeley Scientists Map the Brain

UC Berkeley scientists recently used audio from “The Moth Radio Hour” to study where we file away the meanings of words in our brains , giving researchers an unprecedented window…

from Press Play with Madeleine Brand

More from KCRW

Last month, LA saw its first major fire of what’s expected to be a devastating season.

from Press Play with Madeleine Brand

Vice President Kamala Harris visited Central America this week. She told would-be migrants in Guatemala “do not come” (to the U.S.), which drew criticism from progressive democrats.

from Press Play with Madeleine Brand

Joe Mathews says that focusing on the state budget, when it appears in good shape, obscures California’s systemic failures.

from Zócalo's Connecting California

Crowns & Hops , based in Inglewood, will be LA’s first Black-owned brewery.

from Greater LA

More than half of all American adults have been vaccinated, according to the Biden administration, and life is seemingly speeding back to normal.

from Press Play with Madeleine Brand

How California is revolutionizing homeless housing — and why it might not last.

from News Stories

Starting Tuesday, your Amazon devices, along with everyone else’s in your neighborhood, will be able to connect to each other and the internet systems they use.

from Press Play with Madeleine Brand

The second American Revolution: A work in progress

from Scheer Intelligence

Businesses on the road to reopening are traversing a complex path with rules about distancing, capacity limits, and masks.

from Greater LA