Inside the Interrogation of Detainee 063 (Cover Story)

Exclusive: To get the "20th hijacker" to talk, the U.S. used a wide range of tactics. A secret log reveals the first documented view of how Gitmo really works


The North's Bitter Harvest

As the nuclear crisis drags on, Kim Jong Il's regime appears to be on the brink of a potentially devastating famine

Saving the Whalers

A long-standing ban on whaling may be about to end. But do the Japanese really need more whale meat on their dinner plates?


Sea Change (TIME Global Adviser)

Tokyo's Epson Aqua Stadium tempts grown-ups to dip a toe in the water

Beauty (TIME Global Adviser)

What's Old is New Again

Shelf Life (TIME Global Adviser)

The rarest of volumes are available at this unique library

Hock of the Bay (TIME Global Adviser)

Get a taste of one of South Africa's newest wine regions


Sinking Deeper (Notebook)

The latest allegations of scandal come at a bad time for Philippines President Arroyo

The Vietnamese Strain (Notebook)

The WHO says Vietnam's bird flu vaccine program could hurt more than it helps

Verbatim (Notebook)

Quotes of the Week

Verbatim (Notebook)

Quotes of the Week

Verbatim (Notebook)

Quotes of the Week

Letters (Notebook)

Inside Bill's New Game Machine