Harvard-Smithsonian Center for Astrophysics
Astronomer at the Harvard-Smithsonian Center for Astrophysics; analyst of the space program who blogs about it at Jonathan’s Space Report
Virgin Galactic’s SpaceShipTwo crashed on Friday during a test flight.
Nov. 3, 2014from Press Play with Madeleine Brand
Elon Musk’s SpaceX launched an unmanned rocket on Friday that blew-up moments after takeoff. It was just one rocket-related mishap to occur in the past few days.
Aug. 25, 2014from Press Play with Madeleine Brand
Could American astronauts get to the International Space Station using a big trampoline? That’s the suggestion tweeted by Russia’s deputy prime minister, Dmitry Rogozin.
May. 14, 2014from Press Play with Madeleine Brand
LA was once a destination for people who wanted to get away from crowded East Coast cities.
Mar. 27from Design and Architecture
As we navigate this temporary but new normal of being relegated to our homes, we get suggestions for recipes and healthy kitchen projects.
Mar. 27from Good Food
Today’s entire show is about how Angelenos are helping their neighbors during the coronavirus pandemic. One Huntington Park bakery is offering free bread to kids each day.
Mar. 25from Greater LA
Dr. Michael Wilkes of UC Davis talks about the challenges other nations have struggled with during the pandemic.
Mar. 26from KCRW Features
The email came from a friend: a play on Zoom, Friday, 5 pm Pacific, the day after California began to shelter in place. I logged on skeptically.
Mar. 23from Opening the Curtain
L.A. County Sheriff Alex Villanueva has had a rocky relationship with L.A. County Supervisors ever since he took office.
What are renters and landlords doing when rent is due on April 1? One LA City Councilman is fighting for a rent freeze.
Mar. 26from Greater LA
President Trump signs a $2 trillion coronavirus relief bill at the end of a very dramatic week.
Mar. 27from Left, Right & Center
Three lightly trafficked hikes in the Los Padres National Forest offer physical and emotional stress relief amid the coronavirus outbreak.
Mar. 23from KCRW Features