#California

  • Article: California Will Require All New Homes to Have Solar Panels
    Environment

    California Will Require All New Homes to Have Solar Panels

    By Joe McCarthy|May 10, 2018

    The new bill is critical to the state’s broader environmental efforts. Read more

  • Article: New Report Shows How Badly Climate Change Is Hurting California
    Environment

    New Report Shows How Badly Climate Change Is Hurting California

    By Joe McCarthy|May 9, 2018

    “There is no time for political posturing and partisan debate.” Read more

  • Article: This Man Is Swimming Across the Pacific in the Name of Science
    Environment

    This Man Is Swimming Across the Pacific in the Name of Science

    April 30, 2018|News Deeply

    He'll be swimming from Tokyo to San Francisco to raise awareness about ocean pollution. Read more

  • Feature: How 249 Photos Are Empowering LA's Homeless
    FeatureCitizenship

    How 249 Photos Are Empowering LA's Homeless

    By Phineas Rueckert|Jan. 29, 2018

    “Once you start hearing individual stories, you can’t just write them off as homeless.” Read more

  • Article: Huge Ocean ‘Dead Zones' Have Quadrupled in Size Since the 1950s
    Environment

    Huge Ocean ‘Dead Zones' Have Quadrupled in Size Since the 1950s

    By Imogen Calderwood|Jan. 5, 2018

    They’ve grown by an area roughly the size of the European Union. Read more

  • Article: The Photos From California's Wildfires Are Just Insane
    Environment

    The Photos From California's Wildfires Are Just Insane

    By Olivia Kestin  and  David Brand|Dec. 7, 2017

    The flames have so far forced tens of thousands to evacuate and have even penetrated Los Angeles. Read more

  • Article: California Just Became the First State in the US to Recognize a Third Gender
    Citizenship

    California Just Became the First State in the US to Recognize a Third Gender

    By Andrew McMaster|Oct. 16, 2017

    Gov. Jerry Brown’s signature provides for more equal rights across the spectrum. Read more

  • Article: California Is on Fire — These Inmates Are Putting Out Flames for Just $1 an Hour
    Citizenship

    California Is on Fire — These Inmates Are Putting Out Flames for Just $1 an Hour

    By Daniele Selby|Oct. 12, 2017

    Some inmates see the firefighting programs as an opportunity, others as slave labor. Read more