One night in 1951, Romanian soldiers woke up my grandmother and put her on a train to a barren plain on the other side of her country.
On this episode, the rapper gets together with some famous friends to smoke weed and figure out if America's founding fathers had an extra-terrestrial hand in mapping out the country.
It was 1968, and the feds were really starting to freak out about drug use in America.
The genetic study helps show that the ancestors of today's aboriginals came here about 58,000 years ago.
Liberal, Missouri, was founded to be an atheist oasis in Bible country. But today, you'd never know it.
We spoke with Ed Berenson, author of The Statue of Liberty: A Transatlantic Story, about the little-known origins of the iconic statue in New York Harbor.
In 1958, at the height of the Cold War, the Air Force thought that exploding a nuclear device on the moon would inspire America and show the Russians who was boss.
There was dueling, wrestling, traditional war dances, and when it ended, they all dined in hell together.
FOX's The Swan chronicled 16 women as they underwent extensive plastic surgery and weeks of intensive therapy. Over a decade later, the key players involved with the reality TV show look back at what made the show so particularly surreal.
Aug 30, 2016
Slowly but surely, "The Great War" on YouTube is becoming the most expansive repository of World War I knowledge ever produced.
Photographer Vali Pană captured the city right after the fall of Communism.
Why would anyone want to drive a decommissioned tank around the countryside of what used to be East Germany? Why not?
As I traveled the nation for VICE, I saw some Americans yearning for a time that had long since passed, a time that they barely understood, a time that was defined by white supremacy.
The story of how LGBTQ people came to find and value their own history is one of subversion, secret societies, and hard-fought battles toward equality.
Homer Sykes's legendary 1977 photo book Once A Year offered a rare and unsneering glimpse into the folk customs of British communities.
I talked to author John Strausbaugh about his new book, which details how "New York was arguably the most pro-South, pro-slavery city in the North," during the Civil War.
The trailer for The Great Wall, starring Matt Damon, set off a firestorm of criticism about Hollywood's whitewashing problem. We spoke to writer J. Y. Yang, who's writing a novel inspired by the backlash.
Souped-up cars are so central to 'Ridin Dirty' that Bun and Pimp actually appear in a whip on the cover. In celebration of the record's 20th anniversary, we hopped on the phone with some of Houston's most influential slab artists to talk about the classic…
Director Brady Corbet explains why he wanted to make a movie about what it would take to transform a young child into an evil dictator.
A conversation with author Mike Jay on nitrous oxide's remarkable history.
A historian, a doctor, and a sex therapist talk about what we talk about when we talk about masturbation.
Five days ago, Trump's campaign tweeted and deleted an image that was accused of being anti-Semitic. Here's why this is still a thing.
Why magazines refused to run the group's startling ad.
Thirty-five years ago, Granger Taylor left a note saying he was boarding an alien spaceship for an interstellar journey. He was never seen again.