Is it time for California to change its relationship with the single-family home?

Hosted by

This aerial view shows a residential neighborhood in the Hawthorne neighborhood of Los Angeles, CA. Photo by Shutterstock.

With California’s housing shortage, some politicians want to tinker with zoning laws to build denser, multi-family housing in more areas. Two bills passed in the state legislature last week would do that, and they’re sparking a heated debate.

Also, the Whale Safe program from UC Santa Barbara's Benioff Ocean Initiative aims to cut down on ship-whale strikes.