Julian Morgans

Culture

How a Volunteer Firefighter Became a Serial Arsonist

David isn't sure how many wildfires he lit around Australia's southern coast—but he's very clear on what made him do it.
Julian Morgans
7.10.19
Culture

Meet the Guy Who Woke From a Coma Speaking Another Language

Ben McMahon knew some basic Chinese from high school. But after a car accident he was put in a coma and emerged weirdly fluent.
Julian Morgans
6.28.19
Religion

How a Brisbane Artist Became a Priest for a UFO Pleasure Cult

Luke Roberts is a Raelian: "the only religion with female, gay, and transgender priests."
Julian Morgans
5.27.19
Religion

A Day With the Australian Couple Who Say They're Jesus and Mary

We talked a lot about self-assurance.
Julian Morgans
5.27.19
weird

The Story of the Guy Who Posted Himself From the UK to Australia

When Reg Spiers ran out of money for a plane ticket, he got creative.
Julian Morgans
5.24.19
pranks

We Did Some Weird Experiments to Answer: Is Sydney or Melbourne Better?

Experiment one: laying on the ground and timing how long it takes someone to stop.
Julian Morgans
3.19.19
Urban Exploring

How America’s Most Luxurious Cruise Liner Became a Scary-Ass Wreck

If you were visiting the Canary Islands in the 90s, this was the ultimate day trip.
Julian Morgans
3.7.19
Food

How Is It Possible That Every Bakery in Australia Has Won a Pie Award?

An investigation.
Julian Morgans
2.25.19
Australiana

Australians Think it’s Very Funny to Put Clothes on Termite Mounds

Photos of internet humor infiltrating the outback.
Julian Morgans
2.25.19
Health

I Need to Quit Hair Loss Drugs Before They Kill Me

Thirteen years of fighting baldness has cost so much.
Julian Morgans
1.21.19
Australiana

Exploring the Ghost Towns of Outback South Australia

The state's north is home to countless abandoned settlements, and a reminder about what happens when people ignore climate science.
Julian Morgans
1.15.19
Australiana

How a US Spy Base Turned Alice Springs Into an LGBTIQ Paradise

It's now home to the largest queer community in regional Australia.
Julian Morgans
Rhi Holmes
Laura Woods
1.11.19
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