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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
13 hours ago
ASAP Rocky

A$AP Rocky Pleads Not Guilty as Assault Case Begins in Sweden

President Trump's favorite rapper will take the stand Tuesday afternoon.
David Gilbert
7.31.19
ASAP Rocky

Trump Couldn’t Stop Sweden From Charging A$AP Rocky With Assault

Despite the best efforts of Trump and Kim Kardashian, the rapper was charged Thursday after being held for weeks without charges.
Emma Ockerman
7.26.19
A$AP Rocky:

Trump Is Trying To Get A$AP Rocky Freed. It's Not Going Well.

Trump's call to the Swedish prime minister seems to have gotten a frosty reception.
Tim Marcin
7.23.19
Restaurants

The World's Most Isolated Michelin-Starred Restaurant Is Closing

Fäviken, Magnus Nilsson's acclaimed Swedish restaurant surrounded by 20,000 acres of farmland, will soon be no more.
Jelisa Castrodale
5.9.19
Film

'Lords of Chaos' Is a Loving, Concerned, and Troubled Look at Black Metal

VICE spoke with director Jonas Åkerlund about his new take on an old story.
Grayson Haver Currin
2.19.19
adventure

Lorenz Holder's Hyperreal Snowboard and Skate Photography

This German snapper criss-crosses the globe shooting action sports - here he shares his all-time favorite photos.
Lorenz Holder
12.3.18
archaeology

Long May She Reign: 8-Year-Old Girl Pulls Pre-Viking Sword from Lake

Saga Vanecek was swimming in a local lake in Sweden when she stepped on something odd—an archeological treasure.
Leila Ettachfini
10.5.18
Travel

Here's How to Start Fights and Insult Strangers in Nine Foreign Languages

We asked our European VICE offices about their countries' rich traditions when it comes to cursing: The Serbians will threaten to fuck the first row of people at your funeral, while the Danish will call you an "ass banana."
VICE Staff
9.10.18
Culture

This Is What It's Like to Raise a Gender-Neutral Child

"When they hear you're pregnant, the first question people ask is whether it's a boy or a girl. Why is everyone so eager to figure out my child's genitals?"
Bo Hanna
9.4.18
Tattoos

Geometric Animal Tattoos Come to Life in Sweden

Oskar blends multiple styles while inking together everything from nature to his love for old school western tattoos.
Sean Neumann
6.5.18
metaltoo

With #KillTheKing, Heavy Metal Is Having Its #MeToo Moment

We spoke to the women behind a growing movement against misogyny and rape culture within the high-decibel music scene, and asked: can metal change?
Kim Kelly
3.19.18
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