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environment

Know Your Enemy: The World's Top 5 Climate Offenders

The CEOs of the companies most responsible for polluting planet Earth.
Emily Goddard
an hour ago
The VICE Guide to Right Now

Only 8 People in This Indigenous Tribe Still Speak Their Native Language. The Amazon Fires May Wipe It Out Completely.

Indigenous leaders have said there is a “physical, environmental, and cultural genocide” in the Amazon.
Sarah Sax
2 hours ago
Culture

Indonesian Censors Think ‘SpongeBob SquarePants’ Is Too Violent and Sexual

After censoring Sandy the squirrel’s bikini, the Indonesian Broadcasting Commission is sanctioning a network that broadcasts the show for other peculiar reasons.
Adi Renaldi
2 hours ago
Environmental Extremes

Indonesians Struggle with Daily Life as Forest Fires Rage On

Indonesia’s forest fires have led to school closures, flight cancellations, and road accidents.
Ikhwan Hastanto
3 hours ago
climate change

How to Force Your Employer to Help Save the Planet

Your company is probably contributing to climate change. Here's how to demand it do something about that.
Geoff Dembicki
3 hours ago
LGBTQ

A Trans Woman was Hacked to Death in the Philippines

Advocates are once again pushing for the SOGIE bill, which aims to protect the LGBTQ community in the Philippines.
Lia Savillo
4 hours ago
News

North Korea Is Building Its Own Bitcoin

The currency will be “more like bitcoin or other cryptocurrencies,” said the official in charge of North Korea’s cryptocurrency conferences.
David Gilbert
4 hours ago
The VICE Guide to Right Now

Asteroid Dust Could Help Cool the Climate, Scientists Say

A new study links an asteroid collision to a cooling period and a burst of biodiversity 466 million years ago, and suggests that asteroid dust could help the climate crisis today.
Becky Ferreira
5 hours ago
Culture

Amazon's 'Lord of the Rings' Series Is Filming in New Zealand

The upcoming streaming show with a reported $1 billion budget is returning to the "Middle Earth" of the franchise's films.
Josh Terry
6 hours ago
Environmental Extremes

As Drought-Hit Australia Burns, Victims Cling to the Idea That Climate Change Is 'Unproven'

The northeast interior has become a case study in global warming. Here we see the ramifications of a changing climate, but also how humans hold onto preconceptions regardless of new evidence.
Gavin Butler
7 hours ago
The VICE Guide to Right Now

India Just Approved a Ban on Sale of E-Cigarettes and Vaping Products

Pro-vaping advocates and e-cigarette sellers are concerned this was done to favour the tobacco lobby since the ban is only on the sale of nicotine and non-nicotine products, and not their actual usage.
Shamani Joshi
7 hours ago
The VICE Guide to Right Now

Expert Says Indians Will Soon Become Water Refugees Heading for Water-Rich Europe

Rajendra Singh, also known as the “Waterman of India”, says over 70 percent of the country has dried up, and this may lead to climatic migration to other countries.
Pallavi Pundir
8 hours ago
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