Scientists at Imperial College found that tripping on DMT shares many features with near-death experiences. This in-depth look at their work includes an exclusive interview with a participant who was administered DMT in the research facility.
I analysed ten years of hate crime data in Liverpool – obtained via FOI – to find out why hate crime was at record levels.
The smell of Lynx has never truly left the back of your throat. Its lingering molecules are the only parts of you that have not regenerated since adolescence. Every one of us contains a cast of pure Lynx that will stand proud and horny long after our frail, mortal husk has withered away.
Faith Rodgers claims she was abused by R Kelly. A write-up of her first interview by BBC Three.
An interview with veteran hunt saboteur Cathy Scott.
Part two of an investigation that began in the Sunday Times. This is the exclusive account of a multimillion pound counterfeit Xanax empire that saw an entire generation hooked on benzodiazepines. Uses a range of techniques including exclusive sources and FOIs to uncover the details of the most extraordinary drugs operation in years.
There is no standard combination of drugs for the lethal injection. This is an explainer and a look at the drug cocktail's remarkable history.
In April 2017, the state of Arkansas executed four inmates because a batch of lethal injection drugs was due to expire. This year another batch of drugs is reaching its use by date – and three condemned men fear a triple execution.
Starship Troopers – which turned 20 on this day – was a cinematic version of the Milgram Experiment, seducing the viewer to the Federation's fascism by concealing it in familiar cinematic tropes. Like a lot of critics, I'm a sucker for the collision of high and low culture, so this B-movie/fash mash-up is one of my favourite films.