In an attempt to curb the high rate of suicide in South Korea, organizations are offering people realistic death experience programs and fake funeral ceremonies to make them better appreciate life.
For a class of workers who earn only $6 a day, education is the only way to secure better opportunities for the next generation.
Risk, romance, and losing your toes inside the exclusion zone of Chernobyl.
Poverty and opiate addiction have devastated small towns in West Virginia. What can be done to help people take back their lives?
Photographer and historian John Howard went to Palomares to photograph the nuclear disaster you've never heard of.
Hedgehog experts weigh in on the pros and cons of human-hedgehog relations.
"There are many similarities between Donald Trump and her father," said an old classmate of the wannabe first lady.
Because who better to ask than the residents of the coolest place in London, according to multiple property developers and estate agents.
Every Friday before sundown, South Asian expatriates in Dubai gather in a sandlot behind a fish market to compete in a series of wrestling matches with the aim of pinning an opponent to the ground for two seconds.
The Wizarding World of Harry Potter is the latest—and largest—addition to J.K. Rowling's magical empires.
Once upon a time, the Panzer Tank was the crown jewel of the German armored vehicle division, a paragon of German engineering. Now, thanks to Nowak, it's a party machine.
I guess interrogations, wire tapping, and the constant paranoia that you're being followed is what you get when you try to investigate separatist movements on a tourist visa.
Once a year, Vermont locals join together to sample the freshest maple syrup with the help of some unusual ingredients.
Serving braised bison back ribs and game sausages, pulled boar and elk burgers, Indian tacos, and bannock bread pudding, Salmon n' Bannock Bistro is the city's only First Nations restaurant open year-round.
"You don't want to listen to these guys go on about how there's more to wine than getting fucked up," says Ramses Manneck of Berlin's Industry Standard. "I just think more people should get drunk with good wine."
"I had not seen or even heard of braces before coming to America. Several kids I knew had braces, and they looked like robots."
After decades of decline, the towns scattered across the desert of eastern New Mexico are disappearing. We talked to the few people who are remaining.
Thanks to a 19th century law, Americans can lay claim to any uninhabited island with birdshit on it.
Seven of his vintage synths and one that he built himself.
Every year, in the town of El Jazmin, a group of dancers dress in fancy costume to scare the animals, as part of a local festival.
Traditional funerals often involve grilling pigs with flamethrowers and sacrificing buffaloes by the dozen. Subsequently they've started charging tourists to watch.
Spring break in Lake Havasu City, Arizona, is a month-long celebration of beer-soaked debauchery, which brings in thousands of day-drunk college students—and me.
Brazil's rogue parking attendants, known as flanelinhas, have been making money under the table for years. But now, a new law could threaten their livelihood.
A gutbomb of chickpeas, stale bread, eggs, and a whole lot of harissa, lablabi is a favorite of the Tunisian working class.