Scientists Have a Fascinating New Map of the Human Brain on DMT
"It's almost as if people are seeing with their eyes closed."
How Australia's Ban on Nicotine Vape Spawned a Thriving Black Market
Vape juice that contains nicotine is supposedly illegal. But thanks to loopholes in legislation it's everywhere.
The Rise and Fall of 'Red Mitsubishis': the Pill That Terrified Australia
In the 90s they were the pinger of choice. By the early-2000s they'd become public enemy number one.
We Asked Drug Dealers How They've Been Affected by Festival Deaths
"I'm definitely seeing more caution and questions being asked. Buyers now want to see the product beforehand and know how other people have reacted."
Meet the People Who Believe Cigarettes Are Healthy
“It may be counter to anything you’ve heard before, but just like everything—they lie.”
Photos of Australian Landscapes Ravaged By Humans
From dustbowl farms to incinerated forests—we're really making a mess.
How to Be an Artist Without Being Poor as Hell
Melbourne sculptor Mathieu Briand on the secret to pulling in five figures a month.
The Openly Gay Christians Swearing Off Sex for Jesus
Members of the "Side B" movement don’t deny their sexuality, they just keep it contained for their faith.
Your Phone Is Listening and it's Not Paranoia
Here's how I got to bottom of the ads-coinciding-with-conversations mystery.
10 Questions You Always Wanted to Ask a Lawyer Who Defends Rapists
"Hearing someone give evidence about how their life has been ruined is emotional for absolutely everyone."
Let Me Google That For You
I Tried Answering the Top Googled Question: ‘Why Are We Still Here?’
It's the word "still" that makes it poignant.
Cousin-Couples Talk About Keeping It in the Family
In many parts of the world, marriage between cousins is extremely common, and the genetic risks to offspring are low. So why does the shame and stigma persist?