How humans evolve in the modern world.
Wednesday, February 20
Tuesday, February 19
Chasing the embers of hedonism in Morocco and Tunisia, as Salafi mobs and new regimes wash over the brothels, beaches, and nightclubs of what used to be the Arab world’s most liberal cities.
Welcome to World of Wonder, the Hollywood production company that celebrates “outsiders, 16th-minute celebrities, conspiracy theorists, penis puppeteers, dictators, street hustlers, porn stars, hackers, homicidal club kids, gender deviants, furries, plushies, and Tori Spelling.”
Monday, February 18
A profile of Jeopardy champion Ken Jennings.
Authorities say an American electronics engineer committed suicide after working on a project involving a Chinese telecom giant. His family believes he was murdered.
Sunday, February 17
Applying big data analysis to Internet Adult Film Database, the IMDB of porn.
In the highlands of Papua New Guinea, admist a mining boom, the public torture and killing of women accused of sorcery has returned.
Saturday, February 16
On the 1866 murder of Laura Foster and the subsequent hanging of Tom Dula.