Reporter for the New York Times.
In Silicon Valley, some of the world’s biggest startups are going public. Uber already went public last week. Lyft goes public on Thursday.
Mar. 27from Press Play with Madeleine Brand
Here’s a gift idea for that person on your list who has everything already: a personal pollution monitor. It tells you how good or bad the air quality is.
Dec. 6from Press Play with Madeleine Brand
LA Unified was going to spend more than $1 billion buying iPads for LA public schools.
Oct. 30, 2018from Press Play with Madeleine Brand
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.
May. 15from Press Play with Madeleine Brand
The Woolsey Fire is 94 percent contained, after burning close to 100,000 acres. Authorities have begun allowing some residents back into Malibu.
Nov. 19, 2018from Press Play with Madeleine Brand
Hundreds of residents of Malibu lost their homes during the Woolsey Fire last month. Now the city is starting to rebuild. But there are some big questions to consider.
Dec. 5from Design and Architecture
The LA Auto Show kicks off this week. Visitors can see the latest car models and learn about the technology under the hood.
Nov. 28from Design and Architecture
It takes a lot of hard work and patience to make it into Santa Barbara’s competitive farmers market.
Dec. 20from KCRW Features
The Consumer Electronics Show opens Tuesday in Las Vegas and there is buzz about 5G. But do we have the juice to power the increased speed and connectivity it will bring?
Jan. 8from Design and Architecture
We've just had the terrible Camp and Woolsey fires. More of those fires will come again -- bigger and hotter.
Dec. 14from Press Play with Madeleine Brand
In a city that has gone mad for tunneling, Elon Musk has managed to keep the spotlight on his Boring Company with a drip-drip of titillating news about his underground drilling project…
Dec. 19from Design and Architecture
A new documentary at the Santa Barbara Film Festival tells the story of local resident and beloved ocean filmmaker Mike DeGruy, a man who explored our world’s oceans and brought the…
Jan. 30from KCRW Features