The Story of the Very First Thing Securely Sold on the Internet
25 years ago, a college kid named Dan Kohn had the novel idea to let people buy things online. The first thing he ever sold was a Sting solo album.
How a Group Of Gamers Tracked Down a Quadruple Murder Suspect
When one of their friends said he killed three people and was about to kill another, the members of a gaming forum sprung into action. But they were faced with a terrible situation—the clock was ticking and they had no idea where the alleged killer was.
The Terrifying True Story of How 'The Blair Witch Project' Was Made
On its 20th anniversary, we talk to the filmmakers and actors behind the phenomenon that inspired the DIY horror genre.
The Unstoppable Rise of YouTube's Child Make-Up Artists
A generation of kids are racking up huge follower counts and making big money with their beauty videos – and infuriating older MUAs in the process.
'Climate Despair' Is Making People Give Up on Life
"It's super painful to be a human being right now at this point in history."
The Tattoo Industry Doesn't Have to Be Dominated By Straight White Men
Instagram has allowed women and people of colour in the UK and US to build alternative routes into a career that has traditionally excluded them.
'Avatar: The Last Airbender' Is Still One of the Greatest Shows of All Time
A decade after it went off the air, it remains a groundbreaking work that's always being discovered by new fans.
We Spoke to Reality TV Stars About Having Sex On TV
Former contestants of 'Big Brother', 'The Valleys' and 'Love Island' talk about the experience and double standards of "doing bits" on camera.
sex and relationships
Why People Still Go Cruising
As cruising spots in London are under threat and apps have made casual hook-ups more convenient, what role does going outside in search of sex play in queer lives today?
sex and relationships
Bisexual Women Explain Why They Hate Being 'Unicorn Hunted' for Threesomes
As non-monogamous dating and polyamory have become more popular, the practice of couples using dating apps to deceive women into being their mythical "third" is on the rise.
'Extremes' Is Our Podcast About People Who've Lived Through Wild Situations
In one ep, we meet a guy who posted himself from the UK to Australia. In another, we meet a former banker who embezzled $700 million.
Meet the Guy Who Ran Swingers Parties in 1980s Pakistan
"The dictatorship made it all the more exciting. We were rebelling in the crudest way possible."