THE DULLEST TRIBE

Back to Earth

The Baining tribe of Papua New Guinea frown upon play, gossip, fun and sex. As a result, they have had a hard time keeping anthropologists interested.

THE HUMAN ZOO

Race

In 1906, the Bronx Zoo acquired an African man and displayed him in the Monkey House with a sign outside that read "The African Pigmy, Ota Benga. Exhibited each afternoon during September."

Living on Light

Apocalypse

The breatharians are a cult who claim to subsist only on air and sunlight. And the occasional hot dog when they think no one's looking.

LADY RIDERS

Sports

Iran banned women from riding motorcycles on the roads. So they decided to go off-roading.

BREAKFAST FASHION

Monoculture

Bagelheads aren't people with bagels on their mind. They are people with bagels on their foreheads.

SCREAM THERAPY

Happiness

At 10 pm every night in the neighbourhood of Flogsta in Uppsala, Sweden, students throw open their windows and begin to scream.