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18

Nov

How do rappers freestyle on the spot?Freestyle rappers essentially shut down the parts of their brains that might disrupt their creative flow.

How do rappers freestyle on the spot?
Freestyle rappers essentially shut down the parts of their brains that might disrupt their creative flow.

21

Sep

China’s Mongolians rap on coal and cashMembers of China’s Mongolian ethnic minority are turning to hip hop to condemn the resources boom they say is wreaking havoc on their lands.

China’s Mongolians rap on coal and cash
Members of China’s Mongolian ethnic minority are turning to hip hop to condemn the resources boom they say is wreaking havoc on their lands.

31

Jan

Driven to distraction by rock and rapStudies show we pay less attention and get into more accidents when Kanye West or the Foo Fighters are blaring from the dashboard. So is a new form of chill-out music the answer to safer driving?

Driven to distraction by rock and rap
Studies show we pay less attention and get into more accidents when Kanye West or the Foo Fighters are blaring from the dashboard. So is a new form of chill-out music the answer to safer driving?

18

May

08

Jan

'Trash is Cash:' Kenyan kids rap about a green revolution
A hip-hop group made up of kids who grew up around Nairobi’s slums rhythmically illustrates how recycling can create a new green economy.