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The 10 Best Environment, Climate Science and Conservation Books of 2017

Whether you are giving gifts to others or to yourself, or if your New Year’s resolution is to read more books, this list of the best popular science books of 2017 in environment, climate science and conservation is a great place to start reading and gifting<p>As I mentioned here, 2017 truly was the …

Books

Adele: Inside Her Private Life and Triumphant Return

As Adele steers through a South London high street in her four-door Mini Cooper, with her toddler’s vacant car seat in back and the remains of a …

Los Angeles

4 scientifically proven methods to increase your productivity

The way we are working isn’t working anymore, and hasn’t been for some time. Checking email in bed the moment we awake, chugging too much coffee, hour-long commutes twice each day…they all take a toll on the quality of our work and our lives.<p>Not to mention that when we get to the office, many of us …

The Brain

5 Card Games to Know (and Snacks to Eat While Playing)

<i>Play your cards right:</i> <i>5 games to learn—and 20 snacks—for your next night in.</i><p>It's safe to say that Food52 staffers like a little healthy competition: We're on soccer teams and bowling teams; we run races and shake cocktails against one another (cooking is a sport too, right?). <b>And, we're card game</b> …

The 99 Greatest Dance Albums of All Time

From the well-known to the unexpected, these 99 LPs span five decades and countless BPMs in the name of dancefloor greatness.<p>In the world of dance music, the single is the thing. Still, not everyone is a DJ and sometimes a playlist just won't do. Even in a time when the record industry is satiating …

45 Best Albums of 2015 So Far

Kendrick Lamar, ‘To Pimp a Butterfly’<p><b>We Say:</b> Thanks to D'Angelo's <i>Black Messiah</i> and Kendrick Lamar's <i>To Pimp a Butterfly</i>, 2015 will be remembered as …

Kendrick Lamar

‘We Have to Do Better’: A Reading List on the Charleston Church Massacre

Yesterday, Marc Lamont Hill tweeted, “I’m going to need all White people to denounce this ugly act of racist domestic terrorism.” This reading list …

13 Canadian bucket list sights for the nature lover

Mountains. Forests. Deserts. Glaciers. Beaches.<p>It would take several lifetimes to see all the natural wonders on our planet, but if you're looking …

Hiking

Wilderness Lodging Canada - Backcountry Lodges, Resorts, Huts, Cabins, Yurts, Prospector, Tents

Wheeler Hut, Rogers Pass, Glacier National Park, BC<p><b>Alberta</b><p><b>Lodges</b><p>Johnston Canyon Resort - Banff National Park<br>• Moraine Lake Lodge - Lodge and Cabins, …

<i>The incredible vista across Garibaldi Lake from atop the Panorama Ridge</i><p>There is no shortage of panorama points, ridges and peaks out there, and not …

16 Of The Most Photogenic Hikes On The West Coast

Best coast?

The Ultimate Canadian Road Trip, As Determined By An Algorithm

Now <i>this</i> is a road trip.<p>Behold the ultimate cross-Canada journey according to an algorithm devised by Randy Olson, a computer science PhD candidate at …

The ultimate guide to shopping in Hong Kong

Everyone knows Hong Kong as a place of neon-lit retail pilgrimage – all international brands worth their logo have outlets here, and they are supplemented by the city’s own retail trailblazers. That said, Hong Kong's reputation as a bargain hunter’s paradise is pretty much a thing of the past.<p>So …

Hong Kong

China for beginners: 7 first-timer fails to avoid on your trip to Beijing

Beijing's contradictions create a rip-roaring adventure for first-time visitors. Neon lights flash alongside swaying lanterns. Enormous squares yawn next to labyrinthine <i>hútòng</i> (alleyways). Catcalling market sellers and car horns provide a constant soundtrack.<p>In a city as deafening as it is …

Loneliness

China’s Cross-Dressing Spy Princess

Imperial princess, exotic dancer, spy for the Japanese, Kawashima Yoshiko’s life was as fascinating as Mata Hari’s—and it met a similarly dark end.<p>A …

29 Awesome Books With Strong Female Protagonists

Celebrate National Women's History Month with these 29 great books.

These 10 Hiking Trails Will Blow Your Mind