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.
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.
Speaking to an Astrophysicist Who Just Discovered a Five Billion Year Old Galaxy
Yes, we asked her about aliens.
Is your cat costing the Earth?
Robbie Parks, Illustrations: George Heaven
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.
We Blew It: A Time Line of Human Impact on the Planet
Can we get a do-over? Pretty please?
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.
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.
Is Earth Actually in Danger Now Australia Can't Track Comets?
We asked an astronomer, who told us yes, it might be.
Question Of The Day
Are Trees the Earth's Hair?
And what's its vagina?
Lucy Alice Morris, Kareem Ghezawi
Help Dylan Carlson Make His Album About Fairies
He's got till Sunday to raise $12,000.
The Hate Issue
The Death Of Earth
This is what happens when heroin addicted musicians don't die.