Source: The Year in Fungi – The New Yorker
Five mycological highlights from 2015, including banana killers, rainmakers, and the zombie cure.
Source: Top 25 News Photos of 2015 – The Atlantic
The past year has been a series of tumultuous news stories, from the massive migration crisis and the war and terror those migrants are fleeing, to historic images of faraway Pluto, a U.S. Supreme Court ruling supporting same-sex marriage, and widespread protests about continued inequality.
Source: The Year in Drone Video: Real Estate, Architecture, and Cities – In the Air – Curbed
Source: Ten LGBTQ News Stories the Mainstream Media Ignored in 2015
Truthout recaps some of the LGBTQ stories the mainstream media missed, ignored or just plain got wrong in 2015.
Source: The Most Intriguing LGBT Characters of 2015 | GLAAD
A handful of characters caught the eye of viewers and critics alike this year by telling unique and exciting stories, here are some of the (mostly) new LGBT characters in 2015 that stood out from the crowd.
Source: The Lives They Lived – The New York Times
Remembering some of the artists, innovators and thinkers we lost in the past year.
Source: The 10 Best Feminist Quotes of 2015
Source: The best book cover designs for 2015
Check out more great covers at the NY Times, Buzzfeed, and The Casual Optimist. Compare with last year’s picks.
Source: The Year That Was and Wasn’t – The Morning News
We asked writers and thinkers to tell us: What were the most important events of 2015—and what were the least?
Source: Highlights from 2015 | Gender Spectrum
Source: The best (or worst) news media corrections of 2015
A compilation of the best, or worse, or most convoluted, or contrived, or outrageous, or downright silly media corrections.
Source: Best Pure CSS Pens of 2015
Best Pure CSS Pens of 2015
Source: The 10 Best TV Shows of 2015 | Village Voice
Source: Top 15 classes of 2015 | Northern Illinois University