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May 2020

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SOCIAL MEDIA - Soi Phet, a 12-year-old gelding, arrived last year at Old Friends in Georgetown, Kentucky, after earning $1 million on the racetrack.

When the Race Is Over

Steeds who made headlines for winning races now get to enjoy their final years at a slower pace

SOCIAL MEDIA - Green patches of Nana Estate Winery in the arid desert.

Desert Wine

Overcoming scorching heat and little rain, experimental vineyards teach winemakers to cope with climate change

Winners (social)

Special Delivery

From Vietnam to Antarctica, this year's winners bring you amazing glimpses of a changing world—and the indefatigable human spirit

SOCIAL MEDIA - A billboard near Benton, Illinois. The rock n roller from Liverpool was un- known in the States when he visited the town in 1963.

Meet the Beatle!

The Beatles guitarist visited his sister in southern Illinois just months before he'd become world famous

social footpath weaves through ferns and trees on Denecourt Trail No. 6

The Invention of Hiking

Follow the Frenchman who remade the woods surrounding a royal estate into the world’s first nature preserve

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Your feedback on our 50th anniversary issue showcasing success stories in conservation

Prologue

Pacific Treasure

From kitsch to cool, ride the waves of undulating popularity of a tropical fashion statement

Prologue

Making Their Mark

A planned exhibition at the Portland Art Museum highlights the boldness of their work

Prologue

Recipe for Fame

He was talented and prosperous, but the young visionary worried the art world had left him behind. Then he discovered soup

Prologue

A Half-Century of Trips

Despite historic setbacks similar to today's, Americans have become more dedicated travelers

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Behind the Mask

During his 20-year professional career, his boisterous style endeared him to fans but rankled traditionalists

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