environment

#10YearChallenge

The Earth's #10YearChallenge Is Grim

People are co-opting the hashtag to talk about climate change and the environment.
Sarah Emerson
3 hours ago
OCEAN

Climate Change Is Making Waves Stronger

Climate change is changing our wind patterns, which is strengthening waves traveling across the earth's surface.
Caroline Haskins
3 days ago
Culture

How the Animal Tourism Industry in Southeast Asia Fuels Cruelty

The uncomfortable truth behind one of South-East Asia’s most popular attractions
Adam Bloodworth
1.5.19
pollution

Every Single Sea Turtle in This Study Had Microplastics in Its Gut

The researchers tested turtles from all seven species, across three oceans.
Kaleigh Rogers
12.8.18
Culture

Indonesian Islands are Drowning In Trash

A government clean up operation launched this week near the Indonesian capital has removed more than 40 tons of trash each day.
Daniel Oberhaus
12.3.18
environment

Island in the Philippines Issues On-the-Spot Fines to Tourists Using Plastic

The Filipino community of El Nido is taking extreme measures to fight tourist-driven pollution
Amuse Team
11.24.18
News

There Could Be More Plastic Than Fish in the Ocean by 2050

Experts are making ominous predictions about what they call "the impending plasticide."
Gavin Butler
11.20.18
video

A California Power Company Is Being Sued for Its Role in the State's Deadliest Wildfire

The Camp Fire has destroyed more than 8,000 homes and killed 56 people. PG&E might have been able to prevent some of the damage.
VICE News
11.16.18
climate change

One Thousand Cranes

A tale befitting the power and tragedy of the age of climate change.
Zora Mai Quỳnh
10.27.18
pollution

There Is Plastic 'Everywhere,' Says Guy Swimming Across Pacific Ocean

Ben Lecomte began his swim on the coast of Japan and has already swum more than 1,200 nautical miles.
Kaleigh Rogers
10.24.18
politics

Malaysia's Ex Deputy Prime Minister Blames LGBTQ Community For Palu Tsunami

Nothing like using someone else's tragedy to push your own political agenda, right?
Alia Marsha
10.23.18
The VICE Guide to Right Now

Salt Sold in Asia Contains the Highest-Levels of Plastic in the World

You could be eating 2,000 bits of microplastics a year, in your salt alone.
VICE Staff
10.19.18
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