The Getty Fire has burned more than 650 acres, and is only 5% contained as of this morning. The fires release black carbon, or soot, into the atmosphere, which has negative health effects. How does that air pollution differ from typical LA smog?
What’s the environmental impact of wildfires?
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Wildfires release black carbon and undercut climate goals
The Getty Fire has burned more than 650 acres and is only 5% contained as of this morning. Santa Ana winds are returning, possibly at hurricane-strength, with gusts up to...
8 min, 38 sec
‘A Door in the Earth’ looks at the downside of American idealism
In the new novel “A Door in the Earth,” journalist-turned-author Amy Waldman takes an unspearing look at the do-gooder narrative. Her story follows Parveen Shams, a young...
13 min, 5 sec
George Gascon on why he should become LA’s top prosecutor
Across the U.S., there’s a movement to elect so-called progressive prosecutors. Los Angeles is part of that now.
14 min, 14 sec