Wired and Scientific American
Blogger on infectious diseases and public health for Wired and columnist for Scientific American; author of Superbug: The Fatal Menace of MRSA
Public health officials don't want to "cry wolf" or frighten people more than needed. So, they don't often use apocalyptic language.
Mar. 25, 2013from To the Point
Antibiotics are essential to the so-called "miracle" of modern medicine. Now antibiotic-resistant bacteria have shown up at American grocery stores.
Apr. 20, 2011from Which Way, L.A.?
Researchers in Arizona sampled meat and poultry sold at grocery stores in Flagstaff, Los Angeles, Chicago, Fort Lauderdale and Washington, DC.
Apr. 20, 2011from To the Point
Josh Barro, Michael Steele and Christine Emba discuss the policy and news that made headlines this week
Jun. 12from Left, Right & Center
Dominique Fung’s paintings unpack her understanding of her own cultural identity. Paul Sepuya’s photographs bring emotions to disembodied digital communication.
Jun. 23from Arts & Culture Stories
The Supreme Court rejected the Trump administration’s challenge to DACA, the Obama-era executive order that allowed the children of undocumented immigrants to remain in the country and…
Jun. 18from Greater LA
Josh Barro and Ken White pick up the Michael Flynn case before the Friday hearing.
Jun. 10from LRC Presents: All the President's Lawyers
Many camps decided not to reopen this summer. Some are going all virtual, while others are going bankrupt.
Jun. 29from Greater LA
During the COVID-19 pandemic, many nature programs have shut down due to statewide budget shortfalls. Some Black and Latinx families lost access to nature.
Jun. 10from Greater LA
After killings and other violence recorded on camera, Black Lives Matter supporters are demanding police reform.
Jun. 25from To the Point
Today the FBI arrested LA City Councilman Jose Huizar. Huizar chaired the powerful Planning and Land Use Committee. In a press conference today, U.S.
Jun. 23from Greater LA
Hundreds of librarians are working as contact tracers in LA County during the COVID-19 pandemic.
Jun. 15from Greater LA