United Kingdom


Three Men Vanished from a Scottish Island 120 Years Ago and People Are Still Looking

The rather unassuming white lighthouse located off Scotland’s Western Isles is home to one of the greatest mysteries of the Atlantic.


Kevin Spacey Facing New Sex Assault Allegations

That brings the total amount of assault allegations being investigated by authorities against the actor to seven.


Scientists accidentally discovered a plastic-eating enzyme that could revolutionize recycling

Scientists have found an enzyme that "eats" plastic, breaking the building blocks down into pieces that can be used to make plastics again


People Showed Us Stuff from Old Relationships They Couldn't Throw Away

It's important to cherish the memories, even if it means holding on to a record with the words "FUCK YOU" carved into it.


People Are Literally Dying And Injuring Themselves for the Perfect Insta Snap

Authorities are seeing a rise in injuries related to social media posts. Photographers tell us when it is and isn't worth it.


Why Aren't There More Terrorist Attacks in America?

Even though the US has plenty of mass shootings and right-wing extremist violence, what most of the world calls "terrorism" is rare. We asked an expert to explain.


People at Heathrow Departures Told Us What They Made of the UK

"I tried fish and chips – it's just batter. I mean, that, to me, is amazing. It's like having bread as a national dish."


Why Sex Workers Want Scottish Independence

We spoke to Sex Workers 4 Yes about the second referendum.


What to Expect After Brexit Is Triggered

Today might be the beginning of the end of Britain as we know it.


The British-Born Kids Who Can't Afford to Be British

A crippling citizenship fee is stopping children who were born in the UK registering for citizenship.


Portraits of the People I Met on 'Alternative' Sex Websites

We spoke to British photographer Joshua T. Gibbons about his latest project, "Sex Site."


What Happened to the 'Trainspotting' Generation of Heroin Users?

Why the drug disappeared in the UK, and how it appears to be making something of a comeback.