We spoke to Bob Bea—a UC Berkeley Engineering professor emeritus who has been called the “master of disaster”—about his shocking findings on the Oroville Dam crisis.
Talai plays “intentional caricatures” in Branden Jacobs-Jenkins’ lauded play “An Octoroon,” currently at the Berkeley Repertory Theatre.
That summery pool chlorine smell might actually signal troublesome levels of bodily fluids, which according to researchers, react with pool disinfectants to create a chemical compound with surprising effects.
The U.S. Fish and Wildlife and National Marine Fisheries services announced this week that Gov. Jerry Brown’s proposed twin tunnel project won’t kill already imperiled fish. But the project still faces other obstacles.
The Britzman family has lived through five floods that have impacted their hometown of Yuba City. They had big hopes for Oroville Dam.