Photos of Indian Stunt Drivers Braving the 'Well of Death'
No helmets, no roll cage, 100 kilometres an hour.
This Woman Is Going to Hang by Her Teeth over Niagara Falls
Erendira Vasquez Wallenda has planned the feat for June 15.
Lost Photos of Clowns from the 70s
Veteran photographer Jill Freedman gives us a glimpse of life with a traveling circus.
Photos of the Teens Who Spend Their Summers Working at the Circus
We spoke to photographer Nick Warner about Great Yarmouth and the necessity of the town's greatest pride.
The Horrifying True Story of the Black Brothers Forced to Become Circus Freaks
In the new book Truevine, journalist Beth Macy details their mother's three-decade quest to get her boys back.
Paul Oakenfold Performed a One-Off with the Circus Group Fuerza Bruta
Watch a short clip of the performance.
Michael Scott Barron
The Ringling Bros Elephant Sanctuary Is Hardly a Paradise
Animal rights activists applauded the Ringling Bros decision to send their elephants into retirement, but a new report from PETA paints a very dark picture of their sanctuary.
Meet the Volunteers Helping Refugees Battle Boredom with Yoga, Circus Tricks, and Story Telling
Aid workers are helping refugees get more than the bare necessities.
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Acid Mondays Bring Quirky Techno to Guy Gerber's RUMORS Imprint
The English duo measure techno in "Tacos Per Minute."
THUMP Canada Staff
IMPRINTS: Abstract Architecture
For label owner Satoshi Tomiie, it’s about the right balance between letting go and concentration.
The Empire of Yousef Is a Powerful Brand
If you think you were busy—look at Yousef.
The Love and Struggle of Producing a Left-Wing Circus
Artist-activist Jennifer Miller has been creating social justice–themed circus performances in New York City parks for decades, but her most recent one could be her last.