One of the newest segments of the California Coastal Trail sits above some of the best surfing destinations in Santa Cruz.
A modern piano has over 12,000 components. What does it take to keep one of these instruments in working order?
Judith Jones reveals how our love affair with chocolate began in Mesoamerica, present-day Southern Mexico and Central America.
Artbound won in the "Arts" and "Feature Segment" categories at the 68th Los Angeles Area Emmy Awards.
10 ways for Angelenos to beat the heat.
The wall would hurt animals and plants both common and endangered. And we just don't need it.
The technology, designed to make American ships safer during foriegn interventions, poses a risk to marine mammals.
New species aren't just discovered in remote rainforests. These two have been under our nose for 150 years.
Edamame are the immature pea pods of the soybean plant and have a long history in Japanese, Chinese, and Korean cuisines where they are sometimes placed on the table as a communal first course. This recipe is one way to recreate that experience at home.
Say “Mexican food” and many people picture an unhealthy cuisine composed of fried foods, smothered in cheese and sour cream. Two professors, however, believe traditional, indigenous food from Mexico is misunderstood and is actually extremely healthy.
As part of a larger effort around sustainability and the food system, UCSB has launched an innovative Food, Nutrition and Basic Skills Program. Two of those teaching students how to cook are chefs who have become campus celebrities: the UCSB Soup Guys.
Newcomers from Iowa famously congregated each year in Southern California for their state picnic. Such gatherings were important for migrants from other parts of the world, too.
Which way is South L.A. heading? As Latinas/os have become a numerical majority in what was recently an African American neighborhood, do we see tensions, collaborations or segregation?
In 1876, ten Polish aristocrats and aesthetes founded a utopian commune in Anaheim.
A "mysterious upswelling" in 1946 startled residents of Wilmington, California.
“We are no longer at the table for the menu; we are a significant part of the electorate,” said Rep. Michael Honda.
Clinton delegate: "I know her record on caring about people."
Huge generation could cast decisive votes—especially on marijuana
The superdelegates could go against the voters’ wishes and cast their vote for the other candidate. He [Sanders] said this was undemocratic.
KCET's weekly news magazine investigates and reports on the issues that affect Southern California, from the economy to the environment.
Artbound explores and illuminates the cultural issues of our times, providing critical in-depth analysis of how the arts and culture affects our society.
Venture off the beaten path to soak up the local culture, sample the cuisine, and revel in breathtaking vistas from around the world.
"Father Brown" follows a kindly cleric as he solves crimes in his community.
"Nobody argues that Donald Trump is not the most dangerous force in this nation..."
During the roll call vote, Bernie Sanders joined the Vermont delegation and then moved to give Clinton the party’s presidential nomination by acclamation.
Just For Fun: A Look at Delegates in Silly Headgear
"We came to fight for [progressive] issues and if Secretary Clinton won't embrace them then we're fighting her."
Bell Gardens offers a gamut of off-the-beaten trail favorites, new and old, that reflect the tastes of its residents
Cisco Pinedo runs one of the trendiest furniture companies in Southern California. He asserts that growing up in a rural town in Mexico ignited his approach to design.
Artist Beatriz Cortez's multimedia works are greatly impacted by the aftermath of El Salvador's civil war and her migration to the United States.
The Veteranas and Rucas Instagram feed flashes back to the Chicano underground scene of the 1990s.
Â¿Es posible traducir la cultura de la violencia en un sitio estÃ©tico para la sanaciÃ³n?
Is it possible to translate the culture of violence into an aesthetic site of healing?