Chris Bethell

Save Yourselves

I Spent a Night with Protesters Willing to Be Arrested to Fight Climate Change

A timeline of what it's like to spend the evening with the climate activist group Extinction Rebellion.
Patrick Heardman
4.17.19
Christchurch

London Remembered Christchurch with Tears and Anger

A vigil was held last night.
Simon Childs
3.19.19
Health

I Tried Cold Water Swimming to See if the Rumored Health Benefits Were Real

More and more people are starting their days with a dip in ice cold water, with some saying it dramatically improves their ability to manage depression.
Angus Harrison
3.4.19
Photography

Surreal Photos of the UK's Elvis Obsessives

Elvis isn't dead, he's just down the pub.
Chris Bethell
2.19.19
resistance

Thousands of UK Students Skipped Class to Protest Climate Change

We were in central London on Friday, speaking to participants in the UK's first-ever Youth Strike 4 Climate protest.
Nick Levine
2.15.19
Photography

This Photographer Is Exploring the Mechanics of the Nude Selfie

Dora Papanikita's project 'Sex In the Digital Age' focuses on how technology has changed sex, and how we create sexual images.
Chris Bethell
1.3.19
Photo

Photos of Activists Partying Outside Prisons on New Year's Eve

Every year, activists gather outside British prisons to make as much noise as possible in order to make inmates feel more connected to the outside world on the biggest party night of the year.
Chris Bethell
12.31.18
the internet

Inside the Organisation That Rids the Internet of Child Sex Abuse

We visited the Cambridgeshire headquarters of the Internet Watch Foundation, whose analysts are tasked with searching out and identifying child sexual abuse images and videos.
Michael Segalov
12.21.18
steampunks

Steampunk Is Not Dead, According to the People at This Steampunk Convention

The sixth annual Surrey Steampunk Convivial is a chance for steampunks of all persuasions to gather, mingle, and listen to some autoharp.
Francisco Garcia
8.14.18
THE ROYAL WEDDING 2K18

21 Moments You Might Have Missed from the Royal Wedding

Lots of dogs and Union Jack tat.
Chris Bethell
5.21.18
Fatberg

I Watched People Dissect London's Fatberg to See What It's Made of

As a new television show explores the mysteries of the fatberg, we went along to look at (and smell one) for ourselves.
Joel Golby
4.25.18
fame

I Invented a Fake Friendship With Russell Brand to Get Free Stuff

Armed with Instagram, a lookalike and a face-swapping app, I managed to swindle free pizza, clothes and even a hotel suite.
Oobah Butler
3.27.18
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