Satellites Are Quietly, Constantly Watching Us
In a few short decades, the movement and activities of large swaths of Earth's humans can be tracked at all times.
Mr. Skin Fossilized. Howard Stern Modernized
The purveyor of Hollywood's finest nude bodies and the former shock jock have both released books reflecting on their influence on the past two decades of American culture, revealing varying degrees of development.
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What I Learned from Reading a Whole Bunch of Trump Tell-Alls
It's not really selling out unless you cash in.
The Horrific Story of a Mob of White Cab Drivers Getting Away with Murder
The tragic 1947 event speaks to America's enduring history of racism and systemic corruption.
How to Get Rid of the 'High-Conflict Personalities' That Ruin Politics
According to a new book, the people who love power are the exact people who absolutely should not have any power.
Climate Change Is Such a Huge Threat We Don't Even Know How to Think About It
The good news, says author David Wallace-Wells, is that "civilisation will endure". The bad news? Pretty much everything else.
A Former Dannemora Prison Guard Penned a Wild Account of the Famous Escape
After feeling news reports got the story wrong, Charles A. Gardner wanted to tell his insider's tale.
This California Airport Bomber Was a Godfather of 'Lone Wolf' Terrorism
The "Alphabet Bomber" attacked LAX, manipulated the media, and set the stage for decades of fear and far-right attacks.
I Self-Published My Memoir and I Have No Regrets
Self-publishing my book didn't just make me money. It was also a great way to build my platform as a writer.
This Photographer Spent Six Years Taking Portraits of Non-Binary Youth
Chloe Aftel's new book, ‘Outside & In Between,’ celebrates the genderqueer community.
The Secret Lives of People Obsessed with Going Deep Underground
There's urban exploring, and then there's the primordial obsession with going way below the Earth's surface.
A Drug Kingpin Ran His Empire from a Laptop, Then Snitched on His Own Assassins
Pain pills in the US. Meth from North Korea. Shipments of gold. Yachts full of cocaine. Contract killings. They all added up to a witness for the feds.