The Man Who Keeps the Far Right Online

“Nick Lim provides tech support to the U.S. networks of White nationalists and conspiracy theorists banned by the likes of Amazon.”

Published: Apr 14, 2021
Length: 11 minutes (2,900 words)

America’s Covid Swab Supply Depends on Two Cousins Who Hate Each Other

“The pandemic brought the business opportunity of a lifetime to Puritan Medical Products of Guilford, Maine. But even a $250 million infusion from the U.S. government has done little to quell an epic family feud.”

Published: Mar 18, 2021
Length: 17 minutes (4,250 words)

How I Helped My Dad Die

“His body wrecked by ALS, my father insisted that his death, like his life, was his to control.”

Published: Jan 27, 2021
Length: 22 minutes (5,600 words)

The Cruise Ship Suicides

Cruise crew members experienced a “more extreme version of the household lockdowns that have sent people tumbling into depression.”

Published: Dec 30, 2020
Length: 18 minutes (4,587 words)

To Make a Building Healthier, Stop Sanitizing Everything

” For years scientists have sounded the alarm that our disconnect from the outdoors is linked to a host of chronic health problems, including allergies, asthma, depression, irritable bowel syndrome, and obesity. “

Published: Dec 16, 2020
Length: 16 minutes (4,113 words)

Covid Conversations With One of America’s Richest Men

When the pandemic hit, Max Abelson called the richest person he knew. In a series of conversations with this anonymous billionaire, we see life through the eyes of the privileged and wealthy.

Published: Jul 14, 2020
Length: 15 minutes (3,993 words)

Did a Chinese Hack Kill Canada’s Greatest Tech Company?

“Nortel was once a world leader in wireless technology. Then came a hack and the rise of Huawei.”

Published: Jul 1, 2020
Length: 13 minutes (3,473 words)

Troubles in Quinn Country

“In the Irish borderlands, Sean Quinn was always known as a tough businessman. But he was hugely successful and created thousands of jobs. A local hero. And then it all went wrong.”

Published: Jun 30, 2020
Length: 21 minutes (5,400 words)

The Pariah Ship

“With passengers falling ill, the ship was denied a port by country after country.”

Published: Jun 11, 2020
Length: 28 minutes (7,101 words)

The Time I Sabotaged My Editor With Ransomware From the Dark Web

Drake Bennett conducts an experiment to see if any idiot could go on the dark web, purchase ransomware from a hacker, and infect an (un)suspecting victim.

Published: Feb 6, 2020
Length: 19 minutes (4,795 words)