VICE profiles Melissa Ede, a transgender taxi driver from England and a successful applicant to the Mars One project, which plans to relocate her to Mars in the year 2024.
"We need something to shock the human psyche into real wakefulness where we're aware of the larger biosphere in which we're embedded, because we're fucking it up."
This is the first brain imaging study to look at a human brain on LSD. For this research, volunteers took the drug and had their brains imaged by fMRI and MEG scanners.
"I led a gang of pendejos," or idiots, drug lord La Tuta said after his arrest on Friday. The details on the Knights Templar leader emerged as officials leaked word that another cartel kingpin has been arrested.
Michael Williams' 'Chromophobia' series depicts a Melbourne where tourists didn't choke city laneways and suburban outskirts were abandoned no-mans lands.
In 1968, a light in the shape of a woman was seen radiating from the dome of the Church of Saint Mary in Zeitoun, Cairo. She disappeared after two or three minutes, but she reemerged the next week—again for just a few minutes. She continued to visit perio…
The Lebanese author talks American literature, the Islamic State, and how conservatism has shrunk the Arabic language.
Where a blockbuster art show and outlandish couture collide.
Corrections officials praised the inmates for stepping in after a fellow prisoner attacked a female prison guard at the notorious New York facility over the weekend.
Under the icy glaze of a Canadian winter, Montréal's dance scene is thriving.
Advocates hope the case will have ripple effects in several western states.
According to a neurologist and somnologist, weed suppresses REM sleep—but it comes back with a vengeance if you take a pot hiatus.
The former Secretary of State's use of a private email shows just how easy it is for the government to hide its records.
The artist and his collective, Bazaar Teens, were given $10,000 by an anonymous donor, meant to help fund their art show. Instead, they fed cash through a wood chipper to make some paintings.
We now have specific examples of what it's like to be black and live there—and it sounds a lot like being a character in a dystopian novel.
You want violence, chaos, and the gut-wrenching beauty of the sublime? You got it.
Brad Elterman reconnects with the mysterious and reclusive Christiane F. for the first time since 1981.
It's a catchy, minimalist dance tune, and the new video pairs it with some found footage of weird shit, like little kids twirling ribbons and people dancing to disco.
I talked to sex workers and advocates about why an app is not the solution to their problems.
Sheila Heti's unstageable play, All Our Happy Days Are Stupid, brings Canadian collaboration, clumsiness, and joyful absurdity to the Kitchen.
Indigenous leaders claim that huge swathes of their land near the Murray Darling Basin have become uninhabitable thanks to decisions they had no part in.
Unsurprisingly, giant posters showing first-trimester fetuses proved controversial at the University of Alberta this week.
Now that the feds have declined to press civil rights charges against Officer Darren Wilson for killing Michael Brown, police reformers are mulling their next move.
If you want to use reality TV to gain fame, be prepared for the consequences.