The man behind EDC is not going away, felony charges be damned
One week after our last heat wave, snow season officially starts in L.A. Following a dusting of snow in local mountains, Snow Summit and sister resort Bear Mountain open for the season this morning with the help of snowmaking guns that have been working overtime Saturday and Sunday. Mountain High ... More >>
mylfrog.infoOne of 200 Mountain Yellow-Legged Frogs left in the universe.A rare breed of frog with leopard-like markings and funny haunches -- and absolutely no relevance to your everyday life, except that it's an L.A. native, and hey, neighbors look out for neighbors -- was wiped of 1/3 of i ... More >>
Google MapsThe area of the crash.Updated after the jump: The deceased has been identified; the CHP states that the bus veered into oncoming traffic. Two people died when what appeared to be a church bus loaded with teenagers went over a mountain road in Crestline in the San Bernardino Mounta ... More >>
Camp Blogaway There are two types of food bloggers, says Patti Londre, who runs Camp Blogaway, a boot camp for food and recipe bloggers. There are those who don't care all that much about how many hits they get but are more interested in the content, and there are those trying to make a few ... More >>
We laugh with a superior tone at friends who say this city or that city is big. Hah. They don't know big until they've seen greater Los Angeles spread out horizon to horizon from the seat of an airplane that just passed the San Bernardino Mountains (check out these photos). The metropolitan a ... More >>
Best naked escape
The battle between firefighting and fire guiding
A smoldering argument over the causes of the Sawtooth fire. Did the wildflowers do it?
Just when it looked like we might win the war on smog, a new and more deadly form of air pollution stalks Los Angeles
Andy Lipkis speaks for the trees. Now he wants to solve our water problems too.
Restoring the forest one shrub at a time
The Center for Biological Diversity cares as much about the unarmored threespine stickleback as it does a cathedral forest of trees, which is why it is reinventing the environmental movement and could be saving Southern California in the process.
Xerox's father of necessity