Casey Miner http://kalw.org en Audiograph's Sound of the Week: Dublin Iceland http://kalw.org/post/audiographs-sound-week-dublin-iceland <p><span style="color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-family: Helvetica, Arial, sans-serif; font-size: 13px; line-height: 18px;">All week long&nbsp;we've been playing</span><a href="http://www.kalw.org/post/can-you-guess-audiograph-sound-week-april-7-2013" style="font-family: Helvetica, Arial, sans-serif; font-size: 13px; line-height: 18px; margin: 0px; padding: 0px; border: 0px; vertical-align: baseline; color: rgb(0, 82, 155);">&nbsp;</a><a href="http://kalw.org/post/can-you-guess-audiograph-sound-week-may-17-2014" style="font-family: Helvetica, Arial, sans-serif; font-size: 13px; line-height: 18px; Fri, 23 May 2014 00:31:03 +0000 Casey Miner 44176 at http://kalw.org Audiograph's Sound of the Week: Dublin Iceland Why San Francisco is poised to save the future – right now http://kalw.org/post/why-san-francisco-poised-save-future-right-now <p></p><p></p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">The problems San Francisco’s facing today could really change the course of the city’s future. Local author </span>Annalee<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> </span>Newitz<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> says that future is something we should start trying to protect right now. </span>Newitz<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> wrote the new book </span><em style="line-height: 1.5;">Scatter, Adapt, and Remember: How Humans Will Survive a Mass Extinction</em><span style="line-height: 1.5;">. She describes it as an “optimistic book about extinction.” In it, she looks at how humans could deal with a catastrophe along the lines of what killed the dinosaurs. She says one thing we need is strong, resilient cities – and that San Francisco is a model for the world. </span>Newitz<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> spoke with </span>KALW’s<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> Casey Miner about adaptation, innovation, and what we can learn from the time local developers almost turned the Bay into a landfill.</span></p><p> Fri, 28 Feb 2014 00:34:11 +0000 Casey Miner 32162 at http://kalw.org Why San Francisco is poised to save the future – right now Audiograph's Sound of the Week: SF Dolphin Club http://kalw.org/post/audiographs-sound-week-sf-dolphin-club <p style="margin-bottom: 15px; padding: 0px; border: 0px; font-size: 13px; vertical-align: baseline; color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-family: Helvetica, Arial, sans-serif; line-height: 18px;">All week long&nbsp;we've been playing<a href="http://www.kalw.org/post/can-you-guess-audiograph-sound-week-april-7-2013" style="margin: 0px; padding: 0px; border: 0px; vertical-align: baseline; color: rgb(0, 82, 155);">&nbsp;</a><a href="http://kalw.org/post/can-you-guess-audiograph-sound-week-january-25-2014-0" style="margin: 0px; padding: 0px; border: 0px; vertical-align: baseline; color: rgb(0, 82, 155);"> Fri, 31 Jan 2014 01:25:00 +0000 Casey Miner 39083 at http://kalw.org Audiograph's Sound of the Week: SF Dolphin Club In A Divided San Francisco, Private Tech Buses Drive Tension http://kalw.org/post/divided-san-francisco-private-tech-buses-drive-tension <em>Part of a series on </em><a href="http://www.npr.org/series/251652256/income-inequality-in-the-san-francisco-bay-area">income inequality</a><em> in the San Francisco Bay Area</em><p>If you want to understand the tension between tech workers in San Francisco, who often make six figures, and many of the city's other residents, try standing on the southwest corner of 24th Street and Valencia around 7:30 on a weekday morning.<p>That corner is in the Mission District, a historically working-class and heavily Latino neighborhood. Tue, 17 Dec 2013 21:20:00 +0000 Casey Miner 37298 at http://kalw.org In A Divided San Francisco, Private Tech Buses Drive Tension Meet your neighbors: San Francisco's Arguello Market is more than just a turkey sandwich http://kalw.org/post/meet-your-neighbors-san-franciscos-arguello-market-more-just-turkey-sandwich <p></p><p>When I moved to San Francisco’s Inner Richmond last year, I found a lot of things to like -- Golden Gate Park, Ocean Beach, even the fog. But when I started telling people exactly where I lived, they only cared about one thing: the turkey sandwiches at the Arguello Market. When I went to check it out, I found that the sandwiches were indeed great -- but that wasn’t all that made the place special.&nbsp;</p><p> Fri, 06 Dec 2013 00:39:43 +0000 Casey Miner 36783 at http://kalw.org Meet your neighbors: San Francisco's Arguello Market is more than just a turkey sandwich