Associate Editor in the technology section for The Atlantic
President Donald Trump signed an executive order to undo most of President Obama’s climate change agenda.
Mar. 28, 2017from Press Play with Madeleine Brand
There's a new satellite in orbit that will help measure climate change.
Jul. 21, 2015from Press Play with Madeleine Brand
Back in 2012, Facebook conducted a mass experiment on users. Some users had more positive, happy posts removed from their news feeds. Others had more negative posts removed.
Jun. 30, 2014from Press Play with Madeleine Brand
High winds and heat in Northern California recently caused PG&E to shut off power to communities in the Sierra Foothills.
Jun. 10from Press Play with Madeleine Brand
LA teachers and the school district agreed to a new contract, but will the district be able to pay for it if Measure EE doesn't pass tomorrow?
Jun. 3from Greater LA
Theresa May announced her resignation today, ending three years as British Prime Minister. Brexit marked her tenure from beginning to end.
May. 24from Press Play with Madeleine Brand
Today Special Counsel Robert Mueller broke his silence about his report.
May. 29from Press Play with Madeleine Brand
Formative years in China taught the author why it’s essential to question authority.
May. 30from Zócalo's Connecting California
President Trump has invited Iran to “pick up the phone and call” him. He’s also threatened the “end” of that country. It’s the latest act in a long international drama.
May. 23from To the Point
President Trump on the National Climate Assessment: “I don’t believe it.” Now he’s ordered federal agencies to downplay evidence-based predictions.
Jun. 3from To the Point
California is known as the capital of health and wellness fads. But when and how did the Golden State get that reputation?
May. 23from Press Play with Madeleine Brand
The city has a plan to provide mobile bathrooms, but they each cost more than $330,000 per year.
Jun. 11from Press Play with Madeleine Brand