Pacifica http://kalw.org en Audiograph's Sound of the Week: Sea Bowl http://kalw.org/post/audiographs-sound-week-sea-bowl <p></p> Fri, 04 Apr 2014 01:32:30 +0000 Chris Hoff 41905 at http://kalw.org Audiograph's Sound of the Week: Sea Bowl What's up with the whirlybirds?! http://kalw.org/post/whats-whirlybirds <p>Maybe you've just seen <em>The Bourne Legacy</em>&nbsp;and have nagging feeling that you're being watched at all times. Maybe you related a little too much to <em>Close Encounters of the Third Kind</em>. So if you see low-flying helicopters crisscrossing the skies this week, you might think the government is after you, or that the aliens have finally arrived. But the more likely explanation is that you've caught a glimpse of the federal effort to measure "naturally occurring&nbsp;background radiation."</p> Wed, 29 Aug 2012 01:00:00 +0000 Ninna Gaensler-Debs 15859 at http://kalw.org What's up with the whirlybirds?! "Fishing for Words": Toni Mirosevich's Pacifica Pier Poetry Walk April 14 http://kalw.org/post/fishing-words-toni-mirosevichs-pacifica-pier-poetry-walk-april-14 <p class="yiv231304234MsoNormal"><b>Pacifica</b><b> Pier Poetry &amp; &quot;Pier Pressur</b><b>e</b><span><strong>&quot;</strong>: &nbsp; </span>Poet and San Francisco State University writing professor <span class="yshortcuts" id="lw_1333221510_0">Toni Mirosevich</span> got a grant to write about &ldquo;the strange, untamed world of the Pacifica Pier,&rdquo; which juts into the ocean from the usually cool and foggy town of Pacifica, just south of San Francisco. Sat, 31 Mar 2012 19:36:09 +0000 Eric Jansen 8436 at http://kalw.org "Fishing for Words": Toni Mirosevich's Pacifica Pier Poetry Walk April 14