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The Year in Rap 2015

<i>Breaking down Drake’s two 2015 rap wars—the hot one with Meek Mill and the cold one with Kendrick Lamar—and how his flouting of traditional hip-hop ethics runs parallel to our era of nihilist-flavored capitalism</i><p><b>I. How a Meme Could Just Kill a Man</b><p>At this year’s OVO Fest in Toronto, the guillotine …

How Food-Obsessed Millennials Shape the Future of Food

Are millennials obsessed with food? Millennial author Eve Turow Paul certainly thinks so.<p>“We are the first young generation ever to spend our discretionary income on food,” she says. “And it makes no practical sense—none—that we should be spending our money on something ephemeral when we can’t …

Agriculture

Five Ways to Drink Coffee Around the World

Will travel for caffeine? Here’s where to get a coffee buzz across the globe.<p>> Rome, Italy<p>Espresso gained popularity after manufacturer La Pavoni perfected the machine in 1905. Forcing scalding water through fine grounds produces a concentrated brew with a layer of <i>crema</i> on the surface.<p>At</b> …

Coffee

What Mark Zuckerberg read in 2015[1]

Mark Zuckerberg's donation became one of the hottest topics in 2015, and the books he read for his two week-old baby girl also caught the public eye. …

Books

Internet sector reacts to Xi's keynote speech[1]

How to Train a Truffle Puppy (and Why You Might Want to)

Ever hear the one about Tennessee-grown French truffles?<p>In 2007, the proprietor of Blackberry Farm in east Tennessee (a resort destination on a National Geographic Traveler Tour of a Lifetime), took a call from Tom Michaels, an academic who had recently moved into the area. After studying …

Northern Italy

Mark Zuckerberg to Give 99 Percent of His Facebook Shares to Charity

Mark Zuckerberg and his wife, Dr. Priscilla Chan, officially win Giving Tuesday. In a Facebook post (but of course), the couple announced the birth of their daughter, Max, born last week, and, in an open letter to the baby, pledged to give 99 percent of their Facebook shares—at present worth $45 …

Remembering the Grand Canyon’s Legendary Protector

It is just past six a.m. and the dawn rays are kissing a frothy spray dancing above the rapid ahead. The wind and hundred-plus desert temperatures are still sleeping. That reprieve of gusty, furnace-like heat tempers my nerves little. My mouth is desert dry thanks to adrenaline coursing through my …

Grand Canyon

7 Packaged Foods That Nutritionists Actually Want You to Eat

7 Packaged Foods That Nutritionists Actually Want You to EatSealed cartons of Total Greek yoghurt sit in shipping trays after manufacture at the Fage …

Nutrition

Europe’s Big Cat: Rare Photographs of Lynx in the Wild

There are only about 150 Eurasian lynx in Switzerland and France, very few in Germany and Austria, and none in the United Kingdom, according to photographer Laurent Geslin. These small numbers magnify the most difficult part about photographing lynx: seeing them at all.<p>“For the last five years, I …

Wildlife

Lake Michigan water levels rising at near record rate

Since hitting a record-low water level two years ago, Lake Michigan has been replenishing at an almost unprecedented rate, rising more than 3 feet since January 2013, according to government agencies.<p>Experts say the swift, unexpected resurgence has provided relief to commercial shipping, …

Google's AI is warming up for world domination by killing inbox spam

News about artificial intelligence currently tends to fall into two main camps. In the first, we have technologists and computer experts getting genuinely worried about the future threat of out-of-control AI. And in the second, we have the novel but ultimately modest uses the technology is actually …

What the A-List Wore on the Paris Couture Front Rows: Lupita Nyong’o, Jessica Alba, and Olivia Palermo

The Paris couture shows have just finished for the season and while we cannot wait to see the fanciful frocks and whimsical creations on the red carpet (paging <b>Giambattista Valli</b>!), the front row was equally dazzling, not to mention star-studded. And this season, it wasn’t just the regular suspects …