The Big One

Episode 1

The Earthquake

You’re at Union Station when The Big One hits. The next two minutes are terrifying. By the time you make your way outside, the Los Angeles you know is gone. In Episode One, you experience what the first hours after a massive earthquake could be like.

Episode 1: The Earthquake

New episodes of The Big One are available every Thursday. Stream the first episode below or select a service to listen wherever you get your podcasts.

Each episode of The Big One features practical tips you can use to help you prepare. View or download the infographic below to keep the tips handy.

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Episode 1 The Big One Tips


Illustrations by Dan Carino for KPCC