New Interactive Map Explores State of U.S. Solar Power

The Center for Land Use Interpretation, in Culver City, Los Angeles, opened a new exhibition on Friday exploring the contemporary state of solar power in the United States. The show includes extensive photographs of all existing solar power plants in the U.S. southwest, many of which were taken "from the air, using… » 3/10/14 2:20pm 3/10/14 2:20pm

The Los Angeles Aqueduct Turns 100, or The Mules That Built L.A.

Wicked dust storms spun through Newhall Pass during the centennial celebration of the Los Angeles Aqueduct on Tuesday. The winds shuddered against the tent that held hundreds of LADWP workers and sent blinding poofs of dirt into the faces of the civic dignitaries seated onstage. It was a rather ominous sign. » 11/07/13 12:59pm 11/07/13 12:59pm