Professor of Engineering Seismology, Caltech
Professor of Engineering Seismology at the California Institute of Technology
Ten seconds before yesterday’s 6.0 shaker south of Napa in California’s wine country, scientists at UC Berkeley got an earthquake alert.
Aug. 25, 2014from Which Way, L.A.?
At 3:51 yesterday -- our time in New Zealand today -- all activity stopped for two minutes to mark the moment an earthquake struck the city of Christchurch exactly one week ago.
Mar. 1, 2011from Which Way, L.A.?
George Floyd was killed by a Minneapolis police officer and the world saw the incident on video.
May. 29from Left, Right & Center
He did, apparently. Just not while posing for photographs.
May. 22from Left, Right & Center
Tech titans like Apple, Google and Facebook are about to get low-tech competition to help detect the novel coronavirus.
Jun. 1from To the Point
Downtown Los Angeles was rocked by an enormous explosion over the weekend.
May. 21from KCRW Features
More cyclists are on the roads during the coronavirus pandemic.
May. 28from Press Play with Madeleine Brand
In this episode of The Legal Eagle Files, KCRW host and journalist Madeleine Brand and law professor Jessica Levinson discuss the politicization of the Department of Justice.
May. 26from The Legal Eagle Files
Activists are calling for systematic changes in policing, as protests continue nationwide over the police killing of George Floyd.
Jun. 2from Greater LA
Governor Gavin Newsom declared a state of emergency for Los Angeles due to continuing public unrest sparked by the killing of George Floyd by police in Minneapolis.
May. 31from News Stories
Nearly 3,000 people have been arrested in LA County since Friday, tied to protests against the police killing of George Floyd.
Jun. 2from Press Play with Madeleine Brand