Natural History Museum of Los Angeles County
Associate Curator for Herpetology at the Natural History Museum of Los Angeles County.
LA is often called a concrete jungle, but it’s teeming with wild animals, insects, and plants. More than 500 species of birds live here or pass through as they migrate up the coast.
May. 16, 2019from Press Play with Madeleine Brand
Photo of a yellow-bellied sea snake courtesy of the Natural History Museum of Los Angeles County.
Jan. 11, 2018from Press Play with Madeleine Brand
Nearly 40 million Californians just completed the first weekend under Governor Gavin Newsom's shelter-in-place directive. Much of Los Angeles was shuttered.
Mar. 23from KCRW Features
In less than a week, three of the region’s biggest events have been called off or postponed: Coachella, Stagecoach, and the BNP Paribas Tennis Tournament in Indian Wells.
Mar. 12from Greater LA
Global warming is changing California in profound ways, says New York Times Magazine’s climate columnist David Wallace Wells
Mar. 5from KCRW Features
KCRW is launching a Q&A series called “Daily Dose with Dr. Michael Wilkes.” He’s a professor of medicine and public health at UC Davis.
Mar. 11from KCRW Features
Schools rightfully closed campuses during the coronavirus pandemic, but that lost class time should be made up.
Mar. 26from Zócalo's Connecting California
At the new exhibit “ Current in the Shadows ,” long gold and yellow strands of seaweed hang from the walls and ceiling of Ventura College’s New Media Gallery.
Mar. 13from KCRW Features
Former City Councilman Mitchell Englander has pleaded not guilty to obstructing an FBI investigation into him accepting cash, female escort services, hotel rooms, and expensive meals…
Mar. 10from KCRW Features
LAUSD is suspending classes as of March 16 for at least two weeks.
Mar. 13from Press Play with Madeleine Brand
Governor Gavin Newsom is calling on Californians ages 65 and over to self-isolate. Does that literally mean not leaving your house or apartment?
Mar. 16from KCRW Features