Lucy Jones

seismologist and author of “The Big Ones: How Natural Disasters Have Shaped Us (and What We Can Do About Them)”

Guest

Earthquake czar for the City of Los Angeles and seismologist with the US Geological Survey; 2015 winner of the Samuel J. Heyman Service to America Medal for Citizen Services

Lucy Jones on KCRW

"We need to feel angry about it. We need pride in addressing it … It is an emotional change we need in our society to really deal with climate change," says Lucy Jones.

Seismologist Lucy Jones on climate change: ‘We need to feel angry about it, we need pride in addressing it’

"We need to feel angry about it. We need pride in addressing it … It is an emotional change we need in our society to really deal with climate change," says Lucy Jones.

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Stretches of LA County’s coast could be at a big risk for tsunami damage, and the most vulnerable areas include Marina del Rey, Long Beach, Venice, Santa Monica, and Malibu.

How likely will a tsunami hit Malibu, Long Beach, or other parts of Southern California?

Stretches of LA County’s coast could be at a big risk for tsunami damage, and the most vulnerable areas include Marina del Rey, Long Beach, Venice, Santa Monica, and Malibu.

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The San Fernando earthquake killed 64 people, injured thousands more, and caused more than $500 million worth of damage.

Fifty years after the San Fernando earthquake, are we more prepared?

The San Fernando earthquake killed 64 people, injured thousands more, and caused more than $500 million worth of damage.

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