Pieces of Southern California’s Wildfire-Ravaged Landscape Have Become Haunting Sculptures

Artist Darren Sarkin's charred-wood sculptures are meditations on rebirth
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California Is Entering an Era of Endless Wildfires

Fire season is nearly here again—but it isn't really a "season" anymore
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A Beach Cleanup Crew Is Tracking Which Brands Are Plastic Pollution’s Worst Offenders

The goal is to reduce trash before it ever ends up on our coastlines
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A Look at the Wildfires Currently Burning Across the Region

Three blazes are currently moving quickly across Los Angeles and Ventura Counties
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Two of the Worst Fires in California History Are Burning Right Now

The Mendocino Fire is now considered the largest in state history; the Carr fire is close behind
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A Decade Ago, a Local Artist Predicted That Malibu Would Be Ravaged by a Wildfire

Anna Mayer's hidden sculptures were baked by the Woolsey fire
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In the Wake of the Wildfires, Mountain Lions Have Found Themselves in a Transformed World

Recent blazes have decimated the Santa Monica Mountains—and the habitat of L.A.’s big cats
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L.A. Is Having an Earthquake Drill to Prepare People for “the Big One”

A reminder to drop, cover, and hold on, courtesy of the Great ShakeOut
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A Brush Fire Broke Out In Griffith Park and the Observatory Was Evacuated

The Observatory building is expected to be safe