Khaane Mein Kya Hai
7 Secrets of an Indian Competitive Eating Champ
Sanket Sankpal, who has been wolfing down a crapload of food for his YouTube channel, lets us in on the method behind the madness.
France's Thomas Coville Breaks Record for Sailing Solo Around the World by 8 1/2 Days
Only twice have sailboats ever gone faster around the globe, but those ships had crews of 10 and 14, who worked in shifts.
Legendary Jamaican Ska Pioneer Prince Buster Has Died at 78
The Jamaican musician who helped pioneer ska music in the 60s and who provided inspiration for a generation of musicians including Madness has died.
Listen to Lucius' Perfectly Plush New Song "Madness"
The Brooklyn-based band tease with the second swoon tune from their forthcoming LP 'Good Grief.'
Kim Taylor Bennett
Meth Bugs Are Rare and Imaginary but They'll Make You Tear Your Skin Off
Anti-drug campaigns make meth bugs look like the benchmark for addiction, but the truth is that you don't need meth to see them, and some meth addicts never do.
What's It Like to Hallucinate from Sleep Deprivation?
A look at the science behind the psychosis.
Can the Long History of 'Madness' Help in Our Understanding of Mental Health Today?
We talked to sociologist Andrew Scull about his new book <i>Madness in Civilization</i>, which traces the history of mental health disorders over 3000 years.
I Ate Nothing but Nutella for a Week and Found My Inner Darkness
What happens when you try to live on chocolatey hazelnut spread alone? Turns out you feel like crap.
The Film That Made Me...
'Black Swan' Was the Film That Showed Me I'm Not Alone
Striving for perfection can drive you insane, but I didn't realize just how insane I'd become until I watched Darren Aronofsky's film.
London's Original Graffiti Artists Were Poets and Political Revolutionaries
Roger Perry spent the late 60s and early 70s photographing their work. His long out-of-print photo collection, <i>The Writing on the Wall</i>, charted London's early graffiti scene. The book is finally being republished this week.
From Punk Rock to Sugar Pop: Tracing the Music and Style of the Go-Go's
Drugs, boys, over-accessorizing, and sweet sweet tunes: this is the Go-Go's story.
one hit wondering
Madness is often brushed off as a silly band who is just really gung-ho about their place of residence. But SURPRISE—these guys sing about a lot more than just their crib.
Kristen Yoonsoo Kim