Atlantium is a non-territorial global sovereign entity near Sydney, Australia that almost went to war with another micronation over a dispute about stamps.
This morning, an American has transmitted the Zika virus through sex, legal marijuana is the nation's fastest growing industry, South Korea have warned North Korea over an alleged ballistic missile test, and more.
A genius named Ted Cruz thinks it did.
We also learn about the DIY internet network that could disrupt major providers and visit the Australian bar that really loves George Costanza.
Californian Redwoods are the tallest trees in the world. Eighty years ago the Victorian Government planted some to see if they'd grow here. Turns out they can, and they're set to break records.
Mostly Australia lived up to its global reputation as the world's largest trailer park.
Australia's viral Stoner Sloth antidrug PSAs show why stigmatizing and mocking addicts never helps them.
Read this open letter, signed by a number of prominent Australians, calling for pill testing at festivals.
Turns out the problems caused by drugs are dwarfed by the carnage caused by booze.
After the Danish company made it clear they didn't want to be associated with political art, Ai Weiwei sought out some alternative options.
Some believe "drug checking" stations, which test drugs for harmful substances, set up outside festivals could help curb the deaths.
The final wording of the "historic" 31-paged document means the effects it will have of any particular nation are far from clear.
We also look at photographer Stacy Kranitz's vision of Appalachia, talk art crime with investigator Mark Fishstein, and try the best grilled cheese sandwich in Marfa.
Dec 5, 2015
Also this week: A guy freaked out so hard when he saw a spider that his neighbors thought he was murdering someone.
You have to admit, it looks like a pretty fun party.
Over the past 12 months we haven't fixed our national problems, but we did a great job of pretending to.
Recent studies show that it actually deforms and bleaches coral.
It was the largest climate action of its kind in Australia's history, and the first led by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander youth.
Over the last half-century, Australia has been pretty garbage to the Reef. But it turns out it's been a better pal to us, than we've been to it.
Women hold less than 30 percent of parliamentary jobs in Australia. Melbourne University wants its Pathways to Politics program to even the score.
A chartered flight delivered them from Christmas Island to Auckland. Their identities have not been revealed.
If your home sinks, so should your expectations of help.
VICE Australia spent a night with a woman who plays a crucial role in protecting the legal rights of Aboriginal people who've gotten arrested.
Australian wrestling companies are shutting down bouts between men and women due to a growing number of complaints.