Brazil's economic catastrophe
Brazil used to have one of the world's fastest-growing economies, but now it's a basket case. What happened?
The week's best photojournalism
A woman gets pelted with powder, two musicians take a smoke break, and more
Sorry about your lawn
I know almonds suck up a lot of California's water, but I'm not giving them up
Audiophile: A movie gem to stream this weekend
There isn't really anything else like Valhalla Rising, and that's more than enough reason for cinephiles to soak in every unsettling second of it
How Vox keeps getting the news wrong
The website says it provides objective analysis. But it sounds more like a PR firm for the White House.
Patrolling the South China Sea
The South China Sea isn't of huge importance to the U.S. — but freedom of navigation is