egypt

Cheese

This 3,200 Year Old Egyptian Cheese Is Cursed With a Deadly Pathogen

The cheese, made from both cow and sheep/goat milk, is contaminated with infectious bacteria.
Becky Ferreira
8.22.18
The VICE Guide to Right Now

Now People Want to Drink the Sarcophagus Juice

In "some sort of carbonated energy drink."
Lauren Messman
7.23.18
Mummies

Authorities Opened That Black Sarcophagus and Found Three Mummies Stewing In Sewage

"The sarcophagus has been opened, but we have not been hit by a curse.”
Becky Ferreira
7.20.18
sexual assault

Lawyer Sentenced to Jail for Saying Women in Ripped Jeans Should Be Raped

Egyptian conservative Nabih al-Wahsh told viewers on a TV panel show that men had a "national duty" to rape women who wore denim.
Sirin Kale
12.8.17
Evening Bulletin

A Monas Christmas, Barbie In Batik, and 'Ethical' Meat Eating: The VICE Evening Bulletin

All the stories you need to know today, curated by VICE.
VICE Staff
12.5.17
surprise

There’s a Huge Secret Vault in Giza’s Great Pyramid, and Nobody Knows Why

How light from alien stars and galaxies revealed a hidden chamber within the mother of all heritage sites.
Becky Ferreira
11.3.17
LGBTQ

Gay Dating Apps Are Protecting Users Amid Egypt's LGBTQ Crackdown

How Grindr, Hornet, and Scruff are taking steps to protect users in countries where homosexuality is illegal.
Mike Miksche
10.26.17
climate change

Cleopatra's Downfall Was Partly Sparked by Climate Change and Volcanoes

And ours could be too.
Becky Ferreira
10.19.17
LGBTQ

Activists Aren't Backing Down After Egypt's Massive LGBTQ Crackdown

As queer Egyptians face arrest and police entrapment, activists there told us it's more important than ever to fight government disinformation and propoganda, any way they can.
Bo Hanna
10.4.17
Voices

The Hijab-Wearing Superhero That's Using Her Superpowers to Fight Misogyny

With her comic strip "Qahera," illustrator Deena Mohamed wrestles with whether art actually is successful at breaking down stereotypes or not.
Alice Rowsome
7.31.17
VICE News

Attacks on Two Churches in Egypt Have Killed at Least 42 People

ISIS has claimed responsibility for the Palm Sunday massacre.
Alex Lubben
4.10.17
egypt

Archaelogists Dig Up Ancient Egyptian Statue in Cairo Slum

The statue thought to be nearly 3,000 years old.
Kevin Urgiles
3.13.17