Martin Robbins, "This is a News Website Article about a Scientific Paper." HERE. Read this with any other article and see if Robbins is right about the structure of these types of articles.
Eric Sclosser, "Why McDonald's Fries Taste So Good." HERE. Try to notice how he transitions from paragraph without physical transitions. Also, is this a persuasive article and does he have an agenda?
Mann. "The Coming Death Shortage." HERE. This could be a book. Be sure to open up any topic he discusses for further class discussion. Papers advancing his theories here are possible for class essays.