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If you’ve been on Instagram, you’ve seen pictures of the superbloom, an intense display of wildflowers. This year is more intense because of all the rain.
Mar. 12from Press Play with Madeleine Brand
Late winter showers bring March flowers in Southern California. We’re on the precipice of a so-called super bloom.
Mar. 9, 2017from Press Play with Madeleine Brand
Andre Saraiva, the graffiti artist known as Mr. Andre or Mr. A, has taken his paint into Joshua Tree National Park, where his signature tag has appeared on boulders in the desert.
Jul. 3, 2015from Press Play with Madeleine Brand
We look at record-breaking CO2 levels and unusually warm temperatures in the Arctic. Also, eating less meat and cheese can help lower harmful emissions.
May. 15from Press Play with Madeleine Brand
How did a diner on Wilshire by LACMA become the filming location for ‘The Big Lebowski’ and now a hub for progressive political groups, like the Bernie Sanders’ campaign?
May. 8from Greater LA
President Trump today declared a national emergency to get funding for his border wall. California Gov.
Feb. 15from Press Play with Madeleine Brand
Hundreds of residential hotels in the City of LA offer shelter for people who would otherwise be homeless, but trendier SROs are popping up for young professionals with more money.
May. 6from Greater LA
It’s no surprise that many of us make little effort to engage with our public institutions.
Mar. 7from Zócalo's Connecting California
It’s been nearly four months since Alex Villanueva was sworn in as sheriff of LA County. He campaigned on a message of “reform, rebuild and restore.”
Mar. 22from Press Play with Madeleine Brand
The “Bethel effect” – named after a local church – is transforming the city of Redding in a way that even non-Christians can appreciate.
Apr. 4from Zócalo's Connecting California
On the Western edge of Los Angeles County near the suburbs of Chatsworth and Simi Valley, a battle has raged for decades over a the Santa Susana Field Lab, a toxin-filled former…
Mar. 27from KCRW Features
Plans for the high-speed rail project originally meant to connect L.A. and San Francisco - are now derailed. At least, so it seems.
Feb. 15from The Mixer