In this week's newsletter, we tour West Coast spots devoted to finding life beyond Earth. (And yes, E.T.'s house is included.)
In this week’s newsletter, we brave the granite of El Capitan with a new generation of athletes and celebrate a pioneer of the climbing world by inviting you to a film screening.
In this week's newsletter, we celebrate a crack in a cold case—and look to solve more mysteries.
In this Alta newsletter, we cover what to know for the remainder of California's wildfire season.
This week, Alta's newsletter looks at the ways individual Californians are keeping the state's endangered animals alive.
One man’s effort to photograph 12,000 animal species in captivity includes haunting images of those threatened by extinction.
In this week's newsletter, we spill the secrets of L.A.'s most glamorous vintage eateries with writer and historian David Kipen.
Subterranean Sacramento and home cooked meals in Riverside? In this week's Alta newsletter, we explore California's burgeoning food scenes outside of high-profile San Francisco and Los Angeles.