Jonathan Webb

Guest

Science reporter for the BBC

Jonathan Webb on KCRW

Europe and the U.S. are locked in a battle of the brains.

Mapping the Brain

Europe and the U.S. are locked in a battle of the brains.

from Press Play with Madeleine Brand

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from Bookworm

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from Art Talk

This may be the year that California finally gets to pick who’ll be the next president.

from Zócalo's Connecting California

California State Senator Scott Wiener’s controversial housing bill, SB 50, has been shelved for debate until next year.

from Press Play with Madeleine Brand

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from The 805

The super bloom this year has given spectators in Southern California quite the wild flower show. The hills alongside LA’s freeways are carpeted with bright yellows and oranges.

from KCRW Features

A new documentary celebrates the explosion of popular music coming out Laurel Canyon in the mid-1960s, as folk went electric.

from Greater LA

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.

from Press Play with Madeleine Brand

Edward Goldman talks about the happy 40 th  anniversary of the Museum of Contemporary Art, which has become free for all.

from Art Talk