Who’s the real big fish in the sea?
From Shark Week to Sharknado, the big biters get all the attention. But there wouldn’t be any sharks without some less flashy organisms that USC researchers study.
The latest drone flyover of the USC Village construction site shows the project is moving along nicely. The $650 million project — the largest in South Los Angeles history — will provide residential and retail space when it opens in fall 2017.
USC students, staff and faculty will have a new transportation option — shared bikes — starting in the spring. The bike-sharing program, a Metro pilot project, will put 1,100 bikes at 65 stations throughout downtown Los Angeles.
Every time you put on bug spray this summer, you’re launching a strike in the ongoing war between humans and mosquitoes — one that USC researchers have found is rapidly driving the evolution of the thirsty bloodsuckers.
A year out of USC, Blake Pickens and Stephen Love Jr. are in the trenches of the film world, both indie and studio. The colleagues discuss their part in making the upcoming film The Land, about four Cleveland boys who use skateboarding to escape the streets.