Nat Kassel

crime

Instagrammers Are Getting Scammed by a Mysterious 'Con Queen'

By imitating film directors, CEOs, and Rupert Murdoch's ex-wife, some unknown woman is duping influencers out of thousands.
Nat Kassel
2.7.19
skating

How Balinese Skaters Poured Their Own Concrete and Built a Scene

It's the island version of "Dogtown."
Nat Kassel
2.10.17
Stuff

A Guy Who's Been Living Off the Grid for 20 Years Explains How to Live Sustainably

I asked the guy living in Sydney's greenest house whether I'm too poor to live off the grid.
Nat Kassel
5.26.16
News

Protesters in Kayaks Shut Down the World's Largest Coal Port This Weekend

The Sunday protest planned to block Newcastle harbor with a flotilla of around 100 kayaks and a few hundred people, but they got around 200 kayaks and 2,000 people.
Nat Kassel
5.9.16
Travel

Behind the Rise of Funeral Tourism on the Island of Sulawesi

Traditional funerals often involve grilling pigs with flamethrowers and sacrificing buffaloes by the dozen. Subsequently they've started charging tourists to watch.
Nat Kassel
4.4.16
Stuff

What Doing Door-to-Door Social Research Taught Me About Humanity

People are suspicious and impatient. Except for the elderly, who are starving for any kind of human contact.
Nat Kassel
12.10.15
Stuff

We Asked Some Schoolies in Bali How They Feel About the Future

Instead of asking about drugs, regrettable tattoos or violence, we asked about marriage, school-reunions and hopes for adulthood.
Nat Kassel
12.1.15
Vice Blog

The Time I Worked at a Byron Bay Chicken Factory

It was low in job satisfaction and high in bright green tumours.
Nat Kassel
11.20.14
Stuff

The Time I Watched a Guy Smash Up Abbotsford Centrelink

"I don't imagine he's had much experience with Centrelink because he seems hell-bent on a fight rather than a swindle. That's not the way to get paid in this place."
Nat Kassel
11.11.14