University of Southern California
Professor of Biological Sciences at the University of Southern California
There's been a small-scale epidemic of dolphins and sea lions dead or dying on Southern California beaches of late, but they're just the on-shore evidence of a deadly poison that's…
Apr. 26, 2011from Which Way, L.A.?
The house with the picket fence is an American tradition, protected by law. But, as prices rise, homeowners are closing the door on the next generation.
Jul. 11from To the Point
Santa Monica is focused on housing the 37 most expensive homeless people in the city.
Jul. 18from Greater LA
Following the 4th of July, we’re sharing two of our favorite episodes from KCRW’s music documentary podcast Lost Notes.
Jul. 5from Press Play with Madeleine Brand
The shocking killing of a 32-year-old non-verbal autistic man by an off-duty LAPD officer at a Costco has parents of young autistic men wondering what it will take to keep their kids…
Jul. 2from Greater LA
E. Jean Carroll is the latest woman to accuse President Trump of sexual misconduct. Trump denies these claims and denies that he ever met her.
Jul. 2from Press Play with Madeleine Brand
The challenge of climate change can seem overwhelming--especially with the Trump administration dropping the ball. But cities have opportunities to make change.
Jul. 15from To the Point
Plus: AOC makes the Fed interesting again
Jul. 12from Left, Right & Center
Julian Castro, former HUD secretary and former San Antonio Mayor, says his housing plan calls for a much greater investment to end homelessness by 2028.
Jul. 9from Press Play with Madeleine Brand
On this July 4, Greater LA replays some of our favorite stories from spring. We visit a 20,000 square foot estate in Beverly Hills -- a giga-mansion that's been tough to sell.
Jul. 4from Greater LA