Doctor and journalist based in Atlanta, GA
Today, health officials in Texas identified the 10 people most at risk of contracting Ebola from an infected African man in a Dallas hospital.
Oct. 3, 2014from Press Play with Madeleine Brand
The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention has activated its highest alert level in response to the Ebola outbreak in Africa and is sending more staff and disease specialists to…
Aug. 7, 2014from Press Play with Madeleine Brand
Antibiotics, muscle relaxers and steroids usually require a doctor’s prescription. But now it looks like you can get them with an Amazon Prime account.
May. 30, 2014from Press Play with Madeleine Brand
This week we’re revisiting conversations with recent James Beard winners, including Samin Nosrat on her hit Netflix show “Salt, Fat, Acid, Heat.”
May. 10from Good Food
Seventy sonnets written in the first two hundred days of Trump's presidency, American Sonnets for My Past and Future Assassin , by Terrance Hayes, flies out of the cages of…
May. 16from Bookworm
All the White House hopefuls talk about Climate Change. But Democrat Jay Inslee says it’s not just one issue; it’s all the issues.
May. 18from To the Point
I’m Joe Morgenstern. I’ll be back on KCRW next week with more reviews.
May. 10from Film Reviews
Edward Goldman talks about the Eleanor Antin exhibition at LACMA and an exhibition by June Edmonds at Luis de Jesus gallery.
May. 14from Art Talk
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
While ordering genetic tests directly from a company seeks to empower patients and puts them in control of their own health data, the test results that are returned are often confusing…
May. 12from Second Opinion
Los Angeles Unified’s adult education program doesn't get much respect, and its funding is always in danger.
May. 16from Greater LA
This week, you can: immerse yourself in dreamy digital art; vibe to the retro graphic posters of Abram Games; gawk at Medieval bestiaries; discuss groovy futuristic production design…
May. 13from Design and Architecture