The TikTok party that went viral


A 17-year-old named Adrian posted an invitation to his birthday party on TikTok. One of the thousands of strangers who showed up describes the wild night.

Olivia Rodrigo on writing "driver's license"


With her debut single, "driver's license", she's made history as the youngest artist to top U.S. charts. Olivia Rodrigo talks to Brut about the story behind the breakout hit that she wrote in quarantine.

Red states are pushing to ban critical race theory from schools


Republican lawmakers in several states are pushing to ban critical race theory from being taught in schools. But few seem to understand the actual point of the decades-old curriculum...

Justin Trudeau addresses mass grave of indigenous children


"Sadly, this is not an exception or an isolated incident. We're not going to hide from that." A mass grave of 215 indigenous children was found at a former residential school in Canada. This was Justin Trudeau's response...

Why reindeer eyes change color over the course of the year


What's golden in summer but blue in winter? Reindeer eyes. Here is why they are so unique. 👀

The lost whale of the Mediterranean Sea


Wally, the whale, has been seen wandering the Mediterranean Sea thousands of miles away from home. As Wally grows weaker, scientists are desperate to find a way to send him home…

The life of Naomi Osaka


Since she first beat her childhood idol Serena Williams, being in the spotlight thrust her into depression. She just quit the French Open citing concerns over her mental health. This is the story of Naomi Osaka 大坂なおみ.

The life of Naomi Osaka


She beat her childhood idol, Serena Williams, becoming one of America's most popular athletes ... even though she plays for Japan. She’s now a two-time US Open champion. This is the story of Naomi Osaka.

The story of Félicette, the first cat that flew to space


This is the first cat that flew to space. And the only one that came back alive. Here is the little-known story of Félicette.

The forgotten genocide of the 20th century


Germany has admitted for the first time that it committed genocide in Namibia by killing an estimated 100,000 people. This is the story of the forgotten genocide of the 20th century…