For Refugee Chefs, This Meal is a Business Card — The New York Times

Are Fighting Bulls Spain’s Next Great Delicacy? — Saveur

Molletes in Seville — Roads & Kingdoms

The Serbian Bagel Shop that Could — Extra Crispy

Science & Tech

Meowing at Your Partner is Actually NormalThe Washington Post

Resurrecting Ancient Wines That Can Survive Climate Change — The Atlantic

Plastic-Eating Worms Could Inspire Waste-Degrading ToolsScientific American

The New Doomsayers: American Liberals — Quartz

I Hoped: A Love Junkie’s Tale — Project Wordsworth


Why the Nazi Party Loved Decaf Coffee — Atlas Obscura

Discussing Plants With Bartender Jeremy Mustakas — Liquor.com

The Dairy Lobby’s Fight to Preserve Milk’s Good Name — Extra Crispy

Local News

A Hole-in-the-Wall Graffiti Store in Sleek SoHo — The New York Times

Changes Brew in Harlem With Third Wave Coffee ShopsEdible Manhattan

The Internet Café is Alive in Queens — VICE

NYC Street Vendors Fight Black Market for Permits — VICE

International News

The Halal Guys Has Gone GlobalCrain’s New York

Alligator Pears are China’s Newest Superfruit — Quartz


How Rap Became the New Punk — Pigeons & Planes

The Revival Of Soul Music & Its History In Hip-Hop Production — Stereogum


Q&A with Daniel Rozin — VICE