Tim Parks is the author of 16 novels, a short story collection, and multiple essay collections. This is his first short story for VICE.
Broadly meets with experts in the field, egg brokers, and patients whose path to parenthood may involve birthing a child from their frozen eggs.
How toplessness became a bottomless controversy.
People don't play the lottery because they expect to get rich. They play the lottery because it's fun to indulge in the fantasy that, one day, their lives could suddenly get easier.
What's the deal with scrotum saline infusions? To find out, I went through the procedure myself.
Older women are dominating the phone sex industry. I spoke to my mother and a few other successful ladies to find out why.
John Higgs's new book details the pivotal but underappreciated points in one of history's most important centuries.
Lin-Manuel Miranda's new Broadway play, Hamilton: An American Musical, is inventive, educational, and also really, really good.
There's never been a better time to be ginger.
In honor of our recent Emmy nomination for "Best Informational Series," HBO and VICE have decided to re-release Killing Cancer for free on YouTube for the next week.
On Monday, August 24, the trial of Maximilian S., the alleged operator of the online drug market Shiny Flakes, began in Leipzig.
At 32, the last place I expected to find myself was in an operating room, conked out on anesthetic with a lubricated ultrasound probe and an egg-retrieval needle passed through my vagina. But here I am.
For Such a Time features a "blonde-haired, blue-eyed Jewess" pairing off with an SS Guard.
Robbie Wilde has sensationally been labeled the "Deaf DJ," but he's out to show that his talent goes way beyond what his ears can and cannot do.
This week the US FDA approved Flibanserin, a drug to increase sexual desire in women. But despite the hype, it sounds like another sexual disappointment.
Ann Coulter, a gay guy, and a black stand-up comedian walk into a gun range. Watch what happens next.
VICE News explores sex work in Japan, Noisey documents an up-and-coming rapper in Tel Aviv, and Motherboard investigates an aging, hazardous oil pipeline in Michigan. This is a guide to where we've been and where we're going.
Looks like they'll have to rip shots out of something else.
I campaigned for the party during the last General Election, but I've been barred from voting in the leadership contest.
If anyone knows whether The Donald's border plans are crazy enough to work, it's Australia.
Terms like "aid in dying" paint a better picture of end-of-life decisions, and could give people with terminal illnesses a way to work around laws.
There's still a little bit of time left before life becomes cold, dark, and wrapped in flannel. Make the most of it with this handy guide.
Jizzing in your pants might seem hilarious, but to those who suffer from the very-real condition of premature ejaculation, there's nothing funny about it.
Women can and do commit the same sexual abuse as men. Why are their crimes often considered less severe?