The First Lesbian Porn and 10 Other Revealing Artifacts from Lesbian History
The Lesbian Herstory Archives also include a Japanese "dyketionary" and a diary documenting what it was like to be queer in 1950s small-town Ohio.
The Murderous History of Qatar's Most Common Pudding
The origin story of Om Ali contains enough bloodshed to be a 'Game of Thrones' plot line.
Joy Hui Lin
Experts Predict if AOC Will End Up Becoming President
A look back at the long history of young political stars.
Three Men Vanished From a Scottish Island 100 Years Ago and People Are Still Looking
The disappearance at the turn of the 20th century still fascinates over a century later.
The ‘Men’s Liberation’ Movement Time Forgot
Nowadays, the Men’s Rights movement runs the gamut from incels to red pillers, but in the 1970s, men's libbers looked something like… feminists?
Nona Willis Aronowitz
A Brief, 200-Year History of Humanity’s Love for Laughing Gas
People were using it to get high in the 1700s – long before anyone used it to decorate cakes.
How Syrians Are Rebuilding the Monuments Destroyed By ISIS
A French restoration company is working with locals to restore their most important cultural artefacts.
This Artist Collects the Everyday Objects That Define Lesbian Life
Anyone who identifies as lesbian, butch, queer, non-binary, or trans was invited to send personal objects for the display.
The Moldovian Winery That Serves the Nearly-Forgotten Food of Gagauzia
There's a quiet pseudo-state contained within Moldova’s borders: Gagauzia, an autonomous region with its own people, culture, language, and cuisine.
The Best Moments from 'Danny Dyer's Right Royal Family'
"Let's go and have a tear up with the Normandy mob, let's have it."
Inside an Early 1900s Attempt to Catalogue all of the Information on Earth
The Mundaneum is more than an antiquated indexing system. It's an ahead-of-its-time testament to the power of information.
In 'Mary Queen of Scots,' Even Queens Are Screwed Over by Men Around Them
The film would have you believe that either Mary or Elizabeth win their duel for the throne. But it's a bit more complicated.