Stephanie Wu
Stephanie Wu
Editorial director, lifestyle
May 7, 2018

Meet Mashama Bailey, the first African-American woman nominated for best chef at the Beard Awards

Mashama Bailey is the executive chef at The Grey in Savannah, Georgia.

April 27, 2018

Caitlin FitzGerald worked hard to leave restaurants behind — and now she’s playing a waitress on TV

'Mic' spoke to Caitlin FitzGerald about how she prepared for her role in 'Sweetbitter' and the impact of #MeToo on the restaurant and acting industries.
April 25, 2018

Why you should travel 15 hours to China to hang out with pandas

Millions visit the Chengdu panda research base every year to see the cuddly creatures — and with direct flights, it's now a lot easier for Americans to get there.
April 24, 2018

Pixar’s new short “Bao” celebrates the importance of food in Chinese communities

Director Domee Shi — the first woman to direct a Pixar short film — based the film loosely on her own childhood.
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Feb. 21, 2018

Team USA bobsledders Elana Meyers Taylor and Lauren Gibbs win silver at the Winter Olympics

Meyers Taylor is the veteran on the U.S. women's bobsled team.
Dec. 15, 2017

These are our favorite travel stories from 2017

Inspirational destinations, how-to guides, the unsung heroes of travel and more.

Dec. 14, 2017

After allegations against Johnny Iuzzini, ABC pulls ‘The Great American Baking Show’ off the air

The decision comes after sources spoke to 'Mic' with allegations against Iuzzini.
Dec. 1, 2017

The 26 best places to travel in 2018

Whether you travel for great food, craft brews, adventure or culture, these are the destinations that should be on your list.
Oct. 26, 2017

U by Uniworld Review: A trip on the first-ever river cruise designed for millennials

You can only get on board if you're between the ages of 21 and 45.
Oct. 17, 2017

Google Pixel 2: 6 features of the new Google phone that travelers need to know about

You'll be able to take better photos, recognize landmarks and get quick translations.
Sept. 27, 2017

Rules of the Road: Joe Jonas on his ideal vacation and why he can never pack light

Give the singer a tropical drink — and a neck pillow — and he's happy.

Sept. 6, 2017

Bonnie Tyler on her iconic hit, the total solar eclipse and how she took control of her career

August's solar eclipse brought the Welsh singer back to the top of the charts.
Aug. 22, 2017

I partied with Bonnie Tyler at the most epic eclipse party on the high seas

Here's how the the viewing party of a lifetime came together in less than a year.
July 26, 2017

For Harry Potter fans, the best way to relive the series is in Edinburgh — with a side of Scotch

How to plan a long weekend trip to the city, with a focus on Scotland's most famous exports.
July 18, 2017

Where actress Malin Akerman plans to stay on her next trip to Nicaragua

The Billions star on how a passion for children's education turned into a special connection with Granada.
July 7, 2017

The summer destination Mario Batali has been begging people to visit for 15 years

The Iron Chef has been going to this Midwestern hideaway for decades.

June 2, 2017

The Hawaiian hideaway where 'Top Chef' star Sheldon Simeon swims and forages

The chef goes here for an ingredient that's essential to his culture and cuisine.