Associate professor of neuroscience and psychology at Rutgers University.
There are several explanations for why humans allegedly have a poor sense of smell. As humans began walking upright, smell became less important than sight.
Jul. 11, 2017from Press Play with Madeleine Brand
Some key polls spooked liberals one year away from the 2020 general election.
Nov. 8from Left, Right & Center
The Getty Fire has burned 745 acres and is 39% contained. All mandatory evacuation orders and warnings are lifted -- with some exceptions.
Oct. 28from KCRW Features
California Attorney General Xavier Becerra wants Facebook to turn over emails, documents, etc.
Nov. 7from Press Play with Madeleine Brand
Officials began testifying in public on live TV with millions of Americans watching.
Nov. 15from Left, Right & Center
The ISIS leader is dead, but ISIS lives on.
Nov. 1from Left, Right & Center
Facial recognition software is touted as making us safer. Is it worth the risk of misidentification -- and the violation of privacy?
Nov. 7from To the Point
President Trump’s denial of climate change has him at war with California. Their battle over fuel emission standards has divided the auto industry as well as drivers.
Nov. 11from To the Point
Public hearings into the impeachment inquiry started Wednesday. After six hours of monologues, grandstanding, and political theater, you might be ready to tune it all out.
Nov. 14from Press Play with Madeleine Brand
The 2020 presidential race has a crowded field of competitors, and many are making their way to Los Angeles for fundraisers, rallies, and other events. KCRW is tracking LA visits by…
May. 19, 2019from News Stories