One of the external tanks for the Space Shuttles has just arrived at the Port of Los Angeles today after traveling 4,000 nautical miles over the course of several weeks. ET-94, as it’s called, is the “last surviving flight-qualified” fuel tank for the retired spacecrafts.
Mountain lion P-22 is one of LA’s newest celebrities. Made famous by the iconic photo above, he became an animal ambassador for the wild mountain lion population in living in the Greater Los Angeles area. But now, he is wanted for the murder of a koala.
Like some of the very people who drive on them, a few Los Angeles streets have achieved the height of fame. Sunset Boulevard lent its evocative name to Billy Wilder's classic film noir. Pasadena's Colorado Boulevard appears on millions of television screens each New Year's Day as the route of the Rose Parade. And to…
Since moving out to California, I've been in a decent amount of small shakes (I'm not talking Northridge here). This one that happened twenty minutes ago was the closest I've been to a strong epicentre.
Is that it could have been the person you were thinking of! (Sometimes that person is Kenny G, sometimes it's Keahu Kahuanui). But I do know for sure that it was this car that I passed on the way home the other day, and how many times does Shawn get rear-ended by people trying to snap pics on the freeway? Or does…
Since I live in
Mordor the Los Angeles metropolitan area, thoughts of the next big earthquake are never too far away. But is the major urban center I live in ready? There's an article on the BBC website discussing the effects of a major earthquake on Los Angeles.