| Sep 17, 2013
| 1:06 PM
Deep in a Croatian cave, scientists have discovered a tiny snail with a shell that looks as if it is made of glass.
The Zospeum tholussum specimen was found more than half a mile beneath the Earth's surface, in the Lukina Jama-Trojama cave system, one...
| Sep 26, 2013
| 6:00 AM
The morning after Station to Station’s desert happening in Barstow, project mastermind Doug Aitken looked a bit weary -- but blissfully so.
Over breakfast in a motel lobby -- a tad scruffy and sunburned from nearly three weeks on the rails leading...
| Sep 30, 2013
| 6:00 AM
My mother taught me to begin any criticism with a compliment, so here it is: CBS' new comedy "We Are Men" lasts only half an hour and stars four likable performers, including Tony Shalhoub and Kal Penn.
Now for the criticism. "We Are Men" lasts an...
| Oct 2, 2013
| 6:30 AM
The park is named after the late actor and conservationist Leo Carrillo, who played the comic sidekick Pancho in the 1950s Western TV series "The Cisco Kid."
Located along Pacific Coast Highway near the Los Angeles-Ventura County line, it has doubled...
| Jul 3, 2013
| 9:57 AM
A flower arrangement may soon dry out, but it can certainly leave a lasting impression. Archeologists have discovered what may be the oldest known floral grave lining at an ancient burial site in a cave in Israel, according to a study published in...
| Jul 26, 2013
| 6:02 AM
Games are expected to challenge, impress with their technology or engross players in an interactive narrative. Though we're only halfway […]...
| Aug 1, 2013
| 9:00 AM
If you happen to be at the Getty Center on Friday night or Saturday afternoon, you might bump into Dutch cellist Ernst Reijseger playing a pop-up recital. Times and places will not be announced. Nor should you even try to imagine what kind of music, let...
| Aug 8, 2013
| 4:26 PM
By all appearances, the city of Los Angeles now has a new standard for when it will send a crew to fix buckled sidewalks. If a newspaper columnist can disappear inside the cave created by uplifted pavement, it's a go.
I got word last night that an...
| Jun 29, 2013
Richard Geoffroy has been the chef de cave for the prestige French Champagne Dom Pérignon for more than two decades. But he's far from the sedate cellar master you'd expect, especially when it comes to matching the famous wine with food. Instead of waxing...
| Mar 24, 2013
| 9:19 AM
It was a weekend of firsts at the box office.
The No. 1 spot went to the first cave-man family in "The Croods," and "Olympus Has Fallen" star Gerard Butler had his first strong showing at the multiplex in years.
The 3-D animated family film beat out...
| Jun 18, 2013
| 3:34 PM
Cool things are found in caves: stalagmites, Christian Bale, Goonies and now a new species of assassin bug that snipes spiders, according to a new study.
The labyrinth bug, named for its cave habitat (and not the David Bowie movie), was formally...