One man’s quest to have a healthy leg amputated.
Friday, January 17
Monday, January 13
It comes from the soil of the desert Southwest. Inhaled, it can cause incurable, even fatal illness. And, thanks to global warming, valley fever is spreading fast.
Saturday, January 11
How a self-taught doctor from Delhi cornered the black market in kidneys, building one of the world’s most lucrative organ-trading rings, until it all came crashing down.
Friday, January 10
For centuries, a little town in Belgium has been treating the mentally ill. Why are its medieval methods so successful?
Saturday, January 4
Friday, January 3
Unraveling a lucrative crime ring.
Tuesday, December 31
Monday, December 23
A cave in Russia, a long-lost tip of a pinkie bone, and the discovery of a new kind of human being.
Tuesday, December 17
Why a cow being airlifted by a helicopter says so much about the Swiss economy.
On Romanian dictator Nicolae Ceausescu’s lust for blood-sport.