Ben Thomson

psychology

What Would Happen if We All Just Shut Up?

The psychological impact of being quiet.
James Borrowdale
3.28.18
Interview

Precociousness and Pepperoni: Introducing Girl Zone

The young hip-hop and R&B group are taking over the mic, Instagram and a pizza restaurant.
Tim Scott
11.1.17
The VICE Guide to Right Now

Melbourne Stops and Mourns for Aboriginal Teen Elijah Doughty

Anger at the soft sentence handed down over his death has sparked protests around Australia.
VICE Staff
7.28.17
Music

How 2Pac Set the Tone for Rap Today

Christopher Kevin Au on the voice of a generation.
Christopher Kevin Au
6.21.17
Air Max Month

Ben Simmons on Competition, Individuality, and Philly

In this video, the basketball prodigy also talks about studying the game's reigning legends.
Ben Thomson
3.15.17
VICE Weekends Presented by Weis

Have You Already Broken Your New Year's Resolution?

We hit the streets to find out who among us has actually made good on their promises.
Ben Thomson
1.6.17
VICE Weekends Presented by Weis

Our Favourite Australian Photo Books of 2016

It was a good year for printed matter.
Ben Thomson
12.23.16
Photo

Someone Painted This Dumped Car Gold and Melbourne Lost it

Someone crashed a probably-stolen Toyota Camry into a tree. Then someone else painted it gold. Genius.
Ben Thomson
10.24.16
Photo

Black Lives Matter in Melbourne

An estimated 3,500 people marched in Melbourne—a show of solidarity for the US movement, and a call to action on Indigenous deaths in custody.
Ben Thomson
7.18.16
nba free agency

Some Basketball Savants Dungeons & Dragoned the Entire 2016 NBA Free Agency

It took Nate Duncan, Danny Leroux, Dan Feldman, and Kevin Pelton five whole hours and still nobody predicted Kevin Durant joining the Warriors.
Ben Thomson
7.7.16
Photo

Goodbye to One of the Best Skate Spots in Australia

Melbourne's Lincoln Square is being resurfaced so skaters can't use it, and residents can better hear the traffic.
Ben Thomson
4.15.16
Art

Our Favourite Australian Photo Books of 2015

We've got your summer reading list sorted.
Ben Thomson
12.17.15
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