Deborah Netburn

Writer

Deborah Netburn is a science reporter for the Los Angeles Times. She began her journalism career at the New York Observer in 1999, and has covered residential real estate, rich kids in Manhattan, entertainment, home and garden, national news, and technology. She has worked at the Los Angeles Times since 2006.

Recent Articles

  • Armed man arrested after 8-hour standoff in Commerce

    Armed man arrested after 8-hour standoff in Commerce

    An armed man was arrested Monday morning after an eight-hour standoff with police at a commercial site in Commerce.  The situation began before 9 p.m. Sunday when California Highway Patrol officers noticed a green GMC pickup truck being driven erratically in northern Orange County.  Suspecting...

  • Amazing ring of fire eclipse this morning: Here's a 40-second recap

    Amazing ring of fire eclipse this morning: Here's a 40-second recap

    Did you sleep through Thursday morning’s “ring of fire” solar eclipse?  No problem! The intrepid sky watchers at Slooh.com decamped to southern Africa to take this 40-second time lapse video of the moon passing between the Earth and the sun. The eclipse began at 6:13 a.m. local local time, or 11:13...

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