Anywhere but here

Transport

@OnMarsFirst is the real-time report of DIY space adventurer Evghenia, who built her interstellar rocket from spare car parts. “now alone on mars," she writes. "humans is like cute talking space rocks far far away.”

POVEGLIA: SUFFERING IN ISLAND FORM

Back to Earth, Venice, Death

Less than two miles from Venice is Poveglia, an island associated exclusively with madness, horror, and restless souls.

Rock the Boat

Transport, The Sea, Frontiers

"You bleed from your ears and nose, and you have to spend a week lying down because of the dizziness. After that you can dive without pain."

COLORS [90] FOOTBALL

communications

Thirty-two teams. One golden trophy. This summer, an elite selection of extraordinary footballers finally comes together to play the most beautiful game on earth in COLORS #90 – Football.

Smoked Ham Isn’t That Great

Apr 04, 2014

He almost made me cry the first time I put on the purple winter jacket and purple rubber boots my mother had brought home from the Red Cross warehouse.

Why We Stopped Attacking the Romani

Roma

They moved into a roofless shack in May of 1996 and lived there for over a month before anyone in our neighborhood noticed them.