On this episode of Hamilton's Pharmacopeia, Hamilton embeds with a few local fishermen to taste a species of fish fabled to get you high and mess with your dreams.
Dogs may be man's best friend, but some people take that friendship too far.
Research shows pets are a key weapon of control for domestic abusers, and a growing network of shelters welcome not just victims but their beloved animals, too.
In this month's Artifact, VICE's Wilbert L. Cooper remembers defying the odds and winning a hog-calling contest at the Iowa State Fair.
On Monday, seven kinds of bees joined the endangered species list, so think twice before swatting them away from your food.
Three people have been charged following multiple horse-slapping incidents at Queen's University in Ontario.
"Life sucks in bear country," the bloody 50-year-old said in a video he filmed just moments after the attacks.
Some critics might say the fish choruses are "a little derivative of Eno's Textures."
"When they poop on your mat, just flick it off," our instructor told us.
One researcher launched his career after diligently documenting a mallard duck fucking another dead duck.
Only 50 years ago, a species of Galapagos tortoises had a population of under 20. But that was before Diego embarked on his decade-spanning fuckfest.
On this episode of Black Market: Dispatches, we investigate the poaching of the pangolin, the animal that may go extinct before anyone knows what it is.
Every year, for centuries in Nepal, members of the Gurung ethnic group have climbed down the sides of cliffs amid swarms of bees—putting their lives on the line—to collect hallucinogenic honey.
You aren't tricking your dog when you talk about the vet in an excitable tone.
On this episode of Daily VICE, we meet Marina Chapman, whose story of living in the jungle as a child served as inspiration for Julia Fullerton-Batten's photo series.
Researchers found amphetamines in water samples from six separate streams around the city, drastically altering the aquatic life.
"Our zoo family is still healing, and the constant mention of Harambe makes moving forward more difficult for us."
Perhaps best known for her portraits of Los Angeles's leather-dyke community, here Catherine Opie switches gears to capture life at an Oregon rodeo.
A dachshund in New York is currently battling for a $100,000 trust fund. We asked a pet trust attorney why—and how—pets inherit their owners' riches.
In her new book, Venomous, molecular biologist Christie Wilcox goes in-depth exploring the culture and history of venom. VICE sat down with her for a chat about her interest in the world's deadliest creatures.
VICE travels to the Spanish islands, where the practice is still legal, to meet with men who want to keep the tradition alive, as well as the activists who see it as "cruel amusement."
From the comfort of Sydney, I'd read how rhino horn was now worth more than gold or cocaine. That one fact transported me to African lion country, staking out poachers with an ancient rifle.
"I don't think it was that bad," said Matthew Maloney after biting the rat, drinking three shots of vodka, and getting a chair broken over his head—all for a Facebook video.
Bischoff's Taxidermy & Animal FX has provided the animals for everything from The Revenant to Rob Schneider's The Animal.