Medellín urban planner and teacher Daniel Carvalho walks us through Comuna 13 and explains how art helped usher this violent neighborhood into its urban renaissance.
Alien sightings and contacts have inspired the continuing allure of the Mojave Desert's great landmarks: Giant Rock and Integratron.
“I had three choices growing up in the northeast area of Lebanon: joining the Lebanese army, joining Hezbollah or becoming a drug dealer.”
If we all agree that arts and creativity are important ingredients of life, are we doing all we can to support the artists in our midst?
“Poetry is rooted in people’s everyday experiences, but it’s very political."
Drawing on vivid stories and original research, Yascha Mounk identifies three key drivers of voters’ discontent: stagnating living standards, fears of multiethnic democracy and the rise of social media.
Marlise Munoz was 33 years old and 14 weeks pregnant when she suffered a pulmonary embolism and was pronounced brain-dead.
Dan Parker, a world champion drag racer, struggles to adjust to his new reality after he is blinded in a fiery racing accident.
Los Angeles has the potential to become a sanctuary for other endangered species – even those who are not native to Southern California.
A community science program is helping both researchers and citizens understand how vibrant of a nature sanctuary Los Angeles really is.
Designing cities that consider both animal and human habitats requires time and money but most of all, it requires a desire to imagine a city where we can enjoy reconnecting with the natural world.
What would the city look like if we considered the food potential of the trees we plant in our city, in addition to their functionality as ornament, erosion control and shade?
On Thursday, Attorney General Jeff Sessions quoted the Bible to justify his department’s immigration policies.
Amy Chua provides a cautionary critique of political tribalism in her characteristically sharp style.
The EPA is facing a major new scandal after it worked with the White House to bury an alarming federal study detailing widespread chemical contamination of the nation’s water supply.
At the time of our broadcast, the Israeli military had killed at least 30 Palestinians, and least 1,000 had been injured in protests against the U.S. Embassy’s opening in Jerusalem.
"Earth Focus" is an environmental news magazine that features investigative reports and in-depth stories about our changing environment and how it affects people around the world.
Notable speeches that promote practical and innovative solutions to global environmental and bio-cultural challenges.
Alicia finds hidden photos revealing the true Alarcón family.
This week "The Laura Flanders Show" explores whether a public bank is possible and how this type of institution help worker co-ops, students, entrepreneurs.
Daymé Arocena creates a personal portrait of her home, Havana, Cuba.