EKAphotographyBlazin' Hot: Capleton Since the last time ASD checked in on Reggae Rising, some new acts have been added to the Humboldt County music festival, including fiery rootsman Capleton. Here's what the lineup looks like so far: Luciano, Capleton, Gentleman And The Far East Band, Marcia Gri ... More >>
Courtesy American Bridge-Fluor EnterprisesThe 'Left-Coast Lifter,' seen here in a 'proof load' in China, has lifted up to 2,000-ton objects. Do you have room for it in your backyard?On what section of Craigslist would you hawk "MASSIVE CRANE! Lifts 1,700 tons -- Like New!"? How about "Tools"? "Colle ... More >>
Spend a day of Olympic proportions beyond the Dragon's Gate.
Will Franken pokes fun at Bay Area values, but in a city of misfits, he fits right in
How an eccentric architect with a penchant for pre-Columbian relics rocked the antiquities world and became the de Young Museum's most mysterious donor
This anti-nuke art exhibit seeks to illuminate -- especially the night sky
An author with no story to tell redefines the autobiography
There are well-connected companies. Then there's Bechtel.
The Pang brothers want to feed your horror hunger, but some of their smorgasbord's stale
Jump Leads (23 Records)
At the same time hundreds of dead gray whales were washing up on beaches, their birthrate was plunging. Theories abound, but little hard data has been gathered to solve this environmental puzzle.
When the captain brought the journalist along on the whale hunt, the elders predicted trouble. The elders were right. The whale tried to kill them all.
Far Leaves Tea
The Western Pacific gray whale, once thought extinct, clings to life in a remote Siberian sea. Biologists fear their research is serving as cover for massive oil drilling that could wipe out this lost tribe once and for all.
A Little Crazy
Published April 26, 2000
A Black Nativity, Noh Christmas Carol '99, The Turn of the Screw
Thousands of Filipinos fought and spied and suffered and died under American command to help us win World War II. The U.S. government says the soldiers who survived -- now elderly, often living in poverty -- aren't worthy of military benefits. Four storie
The Chinese New Year brings firecrackers, the parade down Kearny, and the Miss Chinatown USA Pageant
Hal Hartley's Amateur finds redemption in amnesia and the barrel of a gun