Photographer Daniel Kukla’s Arctic Expedition

An Arctic Ocean adventure for the sake of the environment—and art

In October 2014, a sailing vessel will make its way in and around the archipelago of Svalbard, situated in the vast Arctic Ocean not far from the North Pole. The ship will be populated by scientists and researchers, thanks to The Arctic Circle Residency. And, with the help of a successfully funded Kickstarter, photo-based artist Daniel Kukla will also be aboard. Kukla has long contributed …

This is a Book for Parents of Gay Kids

A comprehensive, everyday guide written by the founders of Everyone is Gay

Over the last four years, Dannielle Owens Reid and Kristin Russo have used their platform Everyone is Gay to answer pressing questions asked by members of the LGBTQ community and their families. As their charm and wisdom has granted honest hope and numerous smiles around the globe, a devout audience has grown, allowing the duo to pursue many other beneficial projects in the queer community—including …

Flavorful Small Batch Vermont Gins

Three distinct versions of the juniper spirit, from the farm-filled New England state

Britain might be the first location that comes to mind when thinking about quality gin. Historically, the most predominant brands have hailed from there—as well as many of our favorites today. New England is better known for rolling green hills and early colonial America but it’s there, in Vermont, that a craft gin movement is underway and the quality options are plentiful. In an area …