Southern California

Limpets and Cancer Vaccines

Researchers in Southern California have found a way to grow an unusual marine mollusk that may play a major role in the future of cancer vaccines.

Science, Tech & Environment

Fires Rage Outside of Pasadena

September begins the official fire season in California, and already, eight fires are burning across the state. Bill Davis, CEO of KPCC public radio in Southern California, gives The Takeaway an update from his front porch, where he's watching the fires.

Limpets and Cancer Vaccines

Researchers in Southern California have found a way to grow an unusual marine mollusk that may play a major role in the future of cancer vaccines.

Politics

Health Care Reform: Beyond the Public Option

The hotly contested public option for health care coverage is up for debate on Capitol Hill next week. For a closer look, The Takeaway talks to Xavier Becerra, Congressman from California and the vice chair of the House Democratic Caucus.