In the highlands of Papua New Guinea, admist a mining boom, the public torture and killing of women accused of sorcery has returned.
Sunday, February 17
Saturday, February 16
On the 1866 murder of Laura Foster and the subsequent hanging of Tom Dula.
On the meeting of shaggy-haired American ping pong ace Glenn Cowan and Chinese master Zhuang Zedong (who died this week), and how their fleeting friendship thawed relations between the twon nations during the U.S. team’s historic 1971 tour of China.
Friday, February 15
The man behind the Body Worlds exhibit faces his own death.
A conversation with a 29-year-old approaching his apex.
Thursday, February 14
How Curtis Duffy overcame his parents’ murder-suicide to become one of the nation’s great chefs.
Andre Thomas cut out his children’s hearts and removed his own eyes. Texas considers him sane.
The GOP’s younger generation confronts its future.