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Joshua Tree Is Getting Too Popular for Its Own Good

As visitors flood the national park, new visitor centers, faster entry gates, and refreshed campgrounds are all in the works
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The Faults Involved in July’s Earthquakes May Be Capable of a Bigger One

The Garlock Fault in the Mojave desert was quiet for 500 years–but it's not looking so quiet any more
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What I Learned About Relationships from Hanging Out with Wolves

A sanctuary in the Angeles National Forest offers wolfdog hikes and a lot of insight
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Extreme Heat and Dehydration Killed a Hiker in Malibu on Labor Day

Five other hikers were airlifted to be treated for heat exhaustion and dehydration after they ran out of water
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Kitschy ’70s L.A. Plant Culture Is Coming Back to Life

The Getty celebrates the reissue of “Mother Earth’s Plantasia” with a countercultural garden party
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A Record-Setting Marathon Champ Was Accused of Cheating—Weeks Later, He Was Dead

Dr. Frank Meza had found himself at the center of a media firestorm before his body was discovered in the L.A. River
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You Can Now Rent a Dog for Your Runyon Canyon Hike

And exercise some adoptable pets while you're at it
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The Best Places to Watch Fireworks in L.A.

Our top picks to ensure your July 4 is a blast
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7 of Downtown L.A.’s Best Rooftops for a Summertime Hang

Fresh air, maybe some swimming, definitely cocktails
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A Drive-In Movie Theater Is Coming to the Grove

This summer, the mall’s garage is getting a retro makeover