Testing Legal Highs Would Save Lives – So Why Isn't It Happening?
The number of new drugs available is growing at an unprecedented rate. These novel compounds operate in a legal grey area, and the confusion around them is causing widespread illness and death. What happens when the solution to illegal drugs is worse than the problem?
How Taxidermy Found A Hilarious And Horrifying Second Life On The Internet
Denounced by politicians. Slammed by PETA. Embraced by hipsters. The Victorian art of stuffing animals has been rediscovered by a new breed of animal lover. It's a hobby that can see its devotees receive death threats and even land in jail.
Inside The Violent, Geeky World Of Hardcore International Medieval Combat
Battle axes! Bloodshed! Bureaucracy! Middle Ages war reenactment is taking a turn for the violent as a new breed of weekend warriors — don't call them LARPers — grapple with dangerous weaponry, entrenched nationalism, and a bit of institutional corruption and chaos.