How the Black Plague Left Traces in Arctic Ice
Charlemagne’s iconic silver currency increased industrial lead pollution, while the Black Death caused it to plummet.
Europe’s Deadly Heatwave Marked the Hottest June on Record
We can expect to more brutal heatwaves to come according to a pair of European climate reports.
Fossils of a 12-Foot-Tall, 1000-Pound Bird Found in Crimea
Pachystruthio dmanisensis was three times the size of modern ostriches.
The Inside Story of Europe's First Narco-State
A young generation of Albanians are caught between organized crime's politics, rampant unemployment, and the fast cash of Class A drugs.
European Billboards Call Out Canada’s Environmental Record
The satirical ads say "sorry" for Canada’s failure to adequately protect wildlife.
The Idaho GOP is helping an alt-right YouTube star marry her Austrian white nationalist boyfriend
Martin Sellner says he lost his travel privileges after being investigated for his ties to the mosque mass shooter in Christchurch.
I Asked Europeans What They Thought of Justin Trudeau’s SNC-Lavalin Scandal
On a recent Eurotrip, I chatted with locals across France, Italy, and Spain about our ghastly scandal and the damage it’s done to Canada’s reputation.
How the far-right is weaponizing Nazi history in Germany
The AfD is pushing to downplay the crimes the Nazi era, amid fears of a new wave of German nationalism.
Why Europe Has Dodged America's Fentanyl Crisis
Europe's most lucrative heroin markets seem ripe for a fentanyl takeover. But why the no-show?
The Fight to Repatriate African Skulls in European Museum Collections
Africans have been calling for the return of ancestors’ remains for decades, and at least one Western leader is now listening.
The death rate for migrants crossing the Mediterranean has soared. Here’s why.
One in 18 people who attempted the crossing between January and July this year drowned.
The Huge Panic About the Trump-Putin Summit Is Great for Russia
Of course, just meeting with Trump (again) is a win for his favorite strongman.