Julian Morgans

Environmental Extremes

This Is What Australia's Recycling Crisis Looks Like

In 2018 China stopped accepting their recyclable waste. They've been dumping it in landfill and stashing it in warehouses ever since.
Gavin Butler
Julian Morgans
2 days ago
Culture

The Story of the Couple Who Shagged in an MRI Machine for Science

In 1991 scientists created an internal image of the human body during sex. The image is pretty wild.
Julian Morgans
9.5.19
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
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