earth

tech

On Pluto, Poop and Planetary Decline

A brief history of the onetime planet, from its days sharing a name with a laxative to its current celebrity status.
Jeremy Larson
7.26.15
tech

How's the Search for Extraterrestrial Intelligence Going?

Dr Ragbir Bhathal, who leads Australia's Optical SETI project, thinks if there is extraterrestrial life out there, we may be just a generation or two away from finding it.
Hannah Scholte
7.23.15
tech

Speaking to an Astrophysicist Who Just Discovered a Five Billion Year Old Galaxy

Yes, we asked her about aliens.
Hannah Scholte
7.8.15
Technology

Pet Hates

Is your cat costing the Earth?
Robbie Parks, Illustrations: George Heaven
6.15.15
earth

Shane Smith on the Need to Protect the Earth from Environmental Catastrophe

It's increasingly clear to me that the environment touches every single human on Earth – perhaps in different ways, but when the environment is hurting we all suffer.
Shane Smith
5.18.15
tech

We Blew It: A Time Line of Human Impact on the Planet

Can we get a do-over? Pretty please?
Haisam Hussein
5.8.15
VICE PROFILES

Taxi to Mars

VICE profiles Melissa Ede, a transgender taxi driver from Hull and a successful applicant to the Mars One project, which plans to relocate her to Mars in the year 2024.
Vice Beta
3.5.15
Stuff

An Amsterdam Artist Is Digging Tunnels to Escape the Modern World

Following her instincts, artist and designer Leanne Wijnsma digs tunnels in the middle of European cities.
Jennifer Schaffer
3.2.15
News

Is Earth Actually in Danger Now Australia Can't Track Comets?

We asked an astronomer, who told us yes, it might be.
Tom Breakwell
10.22.14
Question Of The Day

Are Trees the Earth's Hair?

And what's its vagina?
Lucy Alice Morris, Kareem Ghezawi
5.11.12
Music

Help Dylan Carlson Make His Album About Fairies

He's got till Sunday to raise $12,000.
Louis Pattison
2.10.12
The Hate Issue

The Death Of Earth

This is what happens when heroin addicted musicians don't die.
Jess Anything
12.1.03