Ethan Watters http://kalw.org en Seismic Fallout: What comes after the next 'Big One'? http://kalw.org/post/seismic-fallout-what-comes-after-next-big-one <p></p><p>The shift in landscape is inevitable, especially when you live on a fault-line, like many of us on the West Coast do. A recent report from the US Geological survey found that California’s earthquake map extends over a wider area than previously thought, raising hazard estimates for places like San Jose and Vallejo while reducing estimates in Oakland.</p><p>This raises questions about what life in the Bay Area would be like after a major earthquake, and how prepared we are to cope with it.</p><p><br /> Thu, 24 Jul 2014 00:00:00 +0000 Holly Kernan 46990 at http://kalw.org Seismic Fallout: What comes after the next 'Big One'? Urban Tribes: The family of the future? http://kalw.org/post/urban-tribes-family-future <p>Recently, KALW&rsquo;s Jon Atkinson headed out to Dolores Park to ask the resident young adults there about marriage. He mostly heard the words &ldquo;outdated,&rdquo; and &ldquo;unnecessary&rdquo; (save for the words of one hopeful park-goer). And those who follow marriage trends wouldn&rsquo;t be surprised. People like local author Ethan Watters says young people are consciously prolonging the time between graduating from college and starting a family. Mon, 26 Dec 2011 23:52:29 +0000 Hana Baba 2934 at http://kalw.org Urban Tribes: The family of the future?