The life of Pop Smoke
He was the face of the Brooklyn drill scene before being killed at just 20 years old. Five months after his death, his debut album has just been released. This is the story of Pop Smoke.
COVID travel bans around the world
They planned a short trip, then got stuck at their destination on arrival. Here's how people around the world are coping with COVID travel restrictions...
4 times politicians' trips didn't fly with their constituents
Ted Cruz flying to Cancún amid the Texas power outages, a Canadian state minister celebrating Christmas in St. Barts while encouraging people not to travel... Here are 4 times politicians' trips didn't fly with their constituents....
Parrotfish are among the ocean's most colorful
They crunch coral into sand, and help beaches form. Meet the colorful parrotfish.
The story of Nauru, the "country that ate itself"
This island in the Pacific used to have one of the highest standards of living in the world, but eventually collapsed. This is the story of Nauru, the "country that ate itself".
TBT: The Tuskegee Study
A secret government experiment left dozens of Black men to die from syphilis... The Tuskegee Study, and its traumatic history, are pointed to as Black Americans question COVID treatments.
3 curiosities you can see in Mexico
A village buried in lava rock, a "water monster" that can regenerate and resist cancer... Here are 3 curiosities you can see in Mexico.
Hate crimes against Asian Americans on the rise
There has been a wave of brutal attacks against Asian Americans since the start of the pandemic. The founder of Rise, Amanda Nguyen, spoke with Brut about the need for urgent action.
The serval is the second-fastest cat after the cheetah
This little-known feline stands out from the rest. Meet the serval. 🐯
Britney Spears' conservatorship, explained
Britney Spears hasn't had full control of her life in 13 years. Here's everything you need to know about the #FreeBritney movement in 5 minutes.