Planned outages have sparked the use of more in-home batteries and generators. Here’s how to keep the lights on.
This very special Alta podcast welcomes young authors and poets from 826 Valencia.
Our guest is Bonnie Tsui, a journalist, author and Alta contributor.
Michael Bauer’s edible (and drinkable) tour of Seattle inspires a caffeinated poll.
Holiday shopping gets a lot easier with our gift ideas for everyone on your “nice” list.
In this week’s newsletter, we create a DIY futuristic California film festival.
In this week’s newsletter, wildfires force a quarterly magazine to examine breaking news.
In this week’s newsletter, we laud four critically-acclaimed Golden State performers still in search of the big time.
In this week’s newsletter, we tour West Coast spots devoted to finding life beyond Earth. (And yes, E.T.’s house is included.)
In this week’s newsletter, we celebrate a crack in a cold case—and look to solve more mysteries.
In this Alta newsletter, we cover what to know for the remainder of California’s wildfire season.
This week, Alta’s newsletter looks at the ways individual Californians are keeping the state’s endangered animals alive.
One man’s effort to photograph 12,000 animal species in captivity includes haunting images of those threatened by extinction.