This Kentucky County Is Starting Its Own Broadband Network
Appalachia has a giant internet problem.
Gentrification Is Pushing Romanian Sheep Out of Bucharest
As the city grows, sheep are now forced to graze among the litter in the newly built suburbs.
From Peasant Farms to 100,000-Cow Mega Dairies: The Extremes of Chinese Agriculture
Food production in China is split between vast, industrial operations using the latest technology and small-scale “peasant” farms that employ traditional agricultural practices.
Being a Farmer Sucks
The new documentary 'Peter and the Farm' is an unflinching look at the quiet extinction of the American man.
Photos of a Dairy Farmer Milking Some Cute Cows
In this week's installment of First-Person Shooter, we gave two disposable cameras to a dairy farmer in upstate New York who snapped pics of herself milking and artificially inseminating a bunch of adorable cows.
BRITAIN = ¯\_(ツ)_/¯
How Your Hometown Is Voting in the EU Referendum, and Why
We analysed over 350,000 tweets to find out the general sentiment of every region in the UK.
Photos of Life in Rural Moldova, Europe's Poorest Nation
Asa Sjöström documents the resilience of childhood in the ex-Soviet nation.
Can Sacking Off the City and Moving to the Countryside Actually Make You Happier?
We asked writers who ditched the filth and buzz of big cities for a life in the country to tell us if it lived up to the fantasy or not.
Amy Liptrot, Katie Harkin, Tom Usher, Milly McMah
Photojournalist Ilana Rose Captures Women of the World
Throughout her four years working with World Vision, Rose traveled the world, photographing women in developing countries from Africa to South America.
The Up in Flames Issue
Photos of Struggle and Hope in Appalachia
Stacy Kranitz has been collaborating with local writers to tell stories that offer a complex and nuanced understanding of what central Appalachia looks like 50 years after becoming a byword for poverty.
This Guy's Been Pissing Off His Welsh Neighbours with His Outdoor Fetish Gatherings
We talked to Guy Masterleigh about his British heritage-themed kink parties and why they've been causing concerns with local residents.
Delungra Is the Poorest, Happiest Town in Australia
The Australian Tax Office has named Delungra the lowest earning town in the country. We asked some locals what it's like to live there.