We chatted with producer Alex Chitty about the trail of cocaine running from Caracas to a small, strange town in Niger called Agadez.
This week, we follow the cocaine highway from the streets of Venezuela to Caribbean drug smuggling boats to desert territories controlled by Islamic extremists until finally ending up in the noses of partiers in Europe.
London is the coke capital of Europe, but the drug is often heavily cut with dangerous substances before it's sold to users.
It was a momentous occasion for fans of PVC, complicated-looking lingerie, and public displays of penetration.
There's probably never been a president with a criminal appetite like Frank Underwood's, but that's not to say that criminal activity has somehow steered clear of The White House altogether.
You obviously shouldn't drive under the influence, but some influences are worse than others.
There's some anecdotal evidence suggesting that for some people, the idea of using coke to cure grief isn't 100 percent crazy.
Colombia's broader drug problem is, and always has been, that the global war on drugs has made cocaine production too profitable for too many people.
Australians love drinking, and they love Whistler, BC. Unsurprisingly, Australia Day in Whistler was a magical event.
The Canadian Armed Forces just recommenced its official mission against transnational criminal syndicates using the seas as trafficking lanes for cocaine and other narcotics.
Researchers at the University of Copenhagen have stumbled upon a compound that essentially negates the effects of cocaine.
If you're between 18 to 30 and like a few music-related Facebook pages, you may have seen an ad saying "Busted with possession or supply of drugs at Field Day? Call Sydney's best drug lawyers!"
Until the planet explodes, melts, or drowns, humans will want to get high.
Wine casks and lava lamps are two of the more surprising ways people tried to bring drugs into Australia with last year.
Featuring songbirds, cocaine, female Chinese bodyguards, and the Chileans in charge of slaughtering beavers.
Protests over the non-indictment of the New York City cop who put Eric Garner in a lethal chokehold this summer have reached Colombia, which has a storied history of discrimination against its Afro-descendant populations.
A look back at how British banking institutions were taken over by their Wall Street counterparts and the hardworking, hard-gambling culture of global finance as we know it took shape.
A rundown of the trends, deals, and major news stories that influenced the world of drugs over the past year.
Britain's council estates have gone from being homes for war heroes and the dignified poor into a giant safe house for organized crime.
In short: Posh don gets arrested, decent beer in jeopardy, cocaine mildly involved.
Amsterdam's relaxed approach to drug enforcement shows how harm reduction policies can work.
Fashion Cat is concerned about his future. How does Snoopy make it look so easy?
Three Brits have died in the past couple of months after snorting white heroin that they believed to be cocaine. Is this the fault of an inexperienced, idiotic dealer, or someone deliberately doling out death?
Rurik Jutting is an expat turned alleged murderer who spent his time in Hong Kong doing drugs and seeing many prostitutes. While not all expats commit murder, Jutting's hyper-hedonistic lifestyle is normal for young Brits making a fortune in China.