We Asked People to Sum Up Their Most Irrational Fear in Six Words
"Unknowingly being 'muffin top epidemic' b-roll."
Mermaids Exist, and They're Happier Than You
Filmmaker Ali Weinstein chats about her new documentary and the freedom of being a mermaid.
Brooklyn Mermaid Parade Was a Glorious Ocean Conservation Freak-Fest
Wet and wild fun with a bit activism too.
Here’s Why Thousands of Artists Are Drawing Mer-People on Instagram
Welcome to #MerMay.
New 'Polish Cannibal Mermaid Musical' Is a Story About Immigration and Girlhood
"The Lure" is a lurid, dazzling retelling of the Little Mermaid fable, set in a strip club and featuring a pair of mermaids with cannibalistic tendencies. We spoke to director Agnieszka Smoczyńska about the film, a "fairy tale for adults" whose glitz...
The Dating Game
Lessons in Love from Dating the Undateables in Harvest Moon
Do you settle for the girl-next-door, simple and easy to impress? Or do you rock up to the school reunion with a goddess on your arm?
These Handmade Fairy Tale Figurines Are Adorable and Twisted
Tina Yu interacts with her social media audience as she sculpts lifelike figurines.
'Clamity Jane,' Today's Comic by Dame Darcy
A mermaid and her conjoined twin friends go clam digging but find only a lesson about work.
Projected Animals Light Up an Island in the Azores
Video artist duo VJ Suave released videos of their project for the Walk & Talk artist residency on Sao Miguel Island.
The Timeless Appeal of Winona Ryder, Hollywood's Eternal Outsider
What young person watching her films didn't want to be that girl? She didn't belong, and neither did you.
Inside the Salty Grind of Professional Mermaids
Being a mythical fish woman ain't easy.
Kelly Anne Bonner
This Seminal 16th Century Animal Encyclopedia Includes Mermaids and Unicorns
Historiae animalium is a fascinating window into the world of Renaissance zoology.