It's hot out there. Kick back and relax with these cool beach reads.
Hey: Don't shoot the messenger, but here are empirical reasons why summer is the worst season.
Jeanie is making Ralphie go to the beach with her in a comic that is very true to what it's actually like trying to go to the beach when you live in New York City.
Photographer Diogo Andrade documented what happens to summer dream destinations when you build first and think later.
Shark attacks are really just "love taps."
People on vacation, walking around half-naked and drinking all day—life at Club Med was relaxing and perverted at the same time.
Conventional city wisdom will have you avoid all touristy areas at all times, but sometimes it's fun to play tourist whether you are one or not.
A hero never has a day off... even when she's on a hot date.
It seems like most people can handle an average of six winters in New York City before they flee west, and the reason is pretty obvious—LA is beautiful and there is a seemingly unlimited amount of fun shit to do while the sun's out.
And realizes the grass isn't always greener on the other side—it's dead.
Our protagonist ponders the reason why we're nice to each other in this comic from Tyler Boss.
Here are some photos to make you feel worse about Winter.
Victoria's Campbell's Cove beach is losing it's clothing-optional status because it's become little more than a hook-up spot.
Following failed attempts to reduce shark attacks through culling, Western Australian scientists are developing futuristic methods to keep swimmers safe.
In his series Gold, photographer Sean Fennessy examines the similarities between the two surreal cities.
Megg, Mogg, and Owl are going to the beach! That should be fun! But it isn't.
"The toughest part of being metal in Tauranga was the sand, and walking down to the beach in Dr. Martens with your pants tucked into your boots."
Yakuza members stalk a young couple vacationing. But why?
Stereotyped as inbred and backwards, "the Island" might be crappy, but it's a difficult bubble to leave.
We spoke to a marine biologist to understand how some coral provoked a police investigation.
Other than perhaps the day after your birthday, there is no other date that is as consistently shitty and depressing as December 31.
James Whineray and Joel Wynn Rees have been working on their Lancelin Dunes series for a couple of years now. If the Dunes was any more apocalyptic, someone would need to build a Thunder Dome out there.
We interviewed five teenagers before and after schoolies to compare their expectations with reality. Historically this has been a story of unchecked impulses and reckless behaviour. How things have changed.
When singer Actually Huizenga sent us her latest music video, we knew it would include something weird, but nothing prepared us for this mix of aerobics, water, and mice.