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In the 20th century, anthropologists fell over themselves to study the “cargo cult” phenomenon in the South Pacific. But was it really a new religion—or just a Western fantasy?
Tales of deception from all sides of a con: scam victims, scam baiters, and the scammers themselves.
An investigation of the Brooklyn branch of a global Pentecostal megachurch, which peddles ultra-conservative values with slick, millennial marketing.
The ongoing debate between the scientific and the miraculous, as seen through a very thin piece of fabric: the Shroud of Turin.
The true story behind the “true story” of the notorious Long Island home, the site of a terrible murder and then the basis of scores of books and movies.
Most of the fish we eat die by asphyxiation. But there’s a better way, both for the fish and those who eat them.
The plagues and pleasures of an unusual identity.
An artist goes deep, in all directions, on the where, what, when, how and why of a free watch.
A writer delves into her long, complex road away from Christianity, and toward trusting her other spiritual instincts.
A field guide to the sartorial choices of the far right.
Why Sweden, the country that’s been at peace longer than any other, embraces its military.
In rural Spain, villagers parade with ancient icons like wax heads, leaping devils, and daisy kings alongside Catholic saints.
What if the best way to make more money … was to print it yourself? In this new documentary series, meet the folks who created their own currencies.
Archival footage reveals history that we’d rather forget: when Madison Square Garden played host to a Nazi rally, in 1939.
Looking Across the Border
Cristhian, 16, dreams of the safety he might find on the other side of the US–Mexico border.
All 13-year-old Amayrani wants is to be able to study, learn English—and leave the migrant camp in Tijuana, Mexico.
Museum of Human History
Greem’s family takes a ride on an A.I. roller coaster.
A man attempts to outclimb his grief by summiting a mountain on a remote island. But painful feelings refuse to be left behind.
Ronald McNair, one of the first African American astronauts, was a born trailblazer. In this animated interview, McNair’s brother remembers his path to NASA.
A little girl is forced to grow up fast, but what happens when she has to choose between her family and her future?
When lonely aeronauts have a meet-cute, their budding romance hits some unexpected turbulence.
A doctor has come up with a way to knock out phobias and trauma overnight. But what if being afraid is a fundamental part of who we are?
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