Eleven People Told Us Their Heartbreaking Dreams of Dead Loved Ones
These stories will haunt you.
People Told Us the Strangest Sex Dreams They Ever Had
"I once had sex with a crescent moon—with the bottom tip of the crescent. I wasn't sure it was a good idea, but I did it anyway."
Nine People Told Us Their Absolute Worst Nightmares
"I won't get into details, but it becomes a hostage situation. I've had that dream for many years, and then it's realized every night on television."—Conan O'Brien
The California Firefighter Searching the Rubble of His Own Home
Robert Nappi wasn't with his family when the flames came. But he went back after they escaped to find his wife's wedding ring.
War on Drugs
The Filipino Drug War Is Flooding This Funeral Home with Bodies
People are jockeying for fresh corpses in the brutal vigilante campaign launched by the strongman Donald Trump just invited to the White House.
Terrifying Nightmares from Around the World
For two years, I've traveled the globe collecting dreams for my World Dream Atlas photography project. This is an assortment of the most intense nightmares I've encountered this year. There were plenty to choose from.
Horrifying Nightmares from Around the World
In waking life, we dedicate one day a year to the celebration of the macabre. In our dreams, however, every night is Halloween.
Japan's Biggest Metal Band Features Two Underaged Girls and a Bearded, Cross-Dressing Singer
Ladybaby combines the furious intensity of screamo metal with the saccharine sweetness of J-pop. Despite forming in May, the trio has become an online sensation and just embarked on an international tour.
Inside a Bombed-Out Ukrainian Children’s Camp
Kids had drawn tanks and men with guns. The bullets came out as dotted lines. A DPR soldier snatched a drawing that had blown away from the ground, reading it with a grin: I'm proud of you, Ukrainian soldier.
India's 'Third Gender' Is Marginalized and Sanctified
The same gender ambiguity that makes trans Indians social pariahs also grants them a holy status among some Hindus.
The Rise and Fall of Eastern Ukraine's All-Pagan Battalion
The group fought against the Ukrainian Army until their commander was thrown in jail in November by the Donetsk People's Republic, the Russian-aligned government he was fighting alongside.
Love on the Battlefield of Eastern Ukraine
Ruslan and Oxana met first as soldiers in the same unit, when both joined the Donetsk People's Republic military at the beginning of the region's violent secession from Ukraine.