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The VICE Guide to Right Now

Dozens of People Still Missing After Earthquake Hits Central Philippines

Many are believed to be trapped under collapsed buildings.
Alia Marsha
4.24.19
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Photos of Life in Palu Six Months After the Deadly Tsunami

Survivors in the disaster-torn city in Sulawesi are still waiting for financial assistance from the government to rebuild their lives.
Ian Morse
4.1.19
The VICE Guide to Right Now

This Massive Explosion In Japan Was Caused By Air Fresheners

The explosion was so big that people in Sapporo thought it was an earthquake.
VICE Staff
12.17.18
Let Me Google That For You

I Tried Answering the Top Googled Question: ‘Why Are We Still Here?’

It's the word "still" that makes it poignant.
Sam Nichols
4.16.18
Inside Outsider

No-Go Zone: Life as a Freelance War Photographer

Australia's Luke Cody explains how he manages fear and stays alive.
Mahmood Fazal
3.29.18
nuclear holocaust

How to Build a Fallout Shelter Using Nothing but IKEA Furniture

"Obviously, real wood would be better. But that's better than nothing," an expert in disaster preparedness told me.
Nick Greene
11.10.17
Views My Own

Trump's Response to Puerto Rico Is Shameful

FEMA is delivering aid, and Trump has promised to visit. But as you might expect, the president is making a horrible situation worse with bizarre, defensive statements.
Eve Peyser
9.27.17
harvey

'We Lost Everything': Firsthand Accounts of Harvey's Wrath in Texas

This is what it's like to be at the center of one of the worst rainstorms in US history.
Allie Conti
8.29.17
Yemen

Yemeni Children Are Trapped In 'Worst Humanitarian Disaster In Modern History'

The country is struggling through war, famine, and cholera.
Alexa Liautaud
7.28.17
weddings

Wedding DJs Describe the Worst Speeches They've Ever Heard

"The crowd was deathly silent, broken only by the occasional 'oh my god.'"
Maggie Coggan
7.19.17
Stuff

Australian Doomsday Preppers Talk About Surviving the US Election

In an election where people are talking about disaster, are our local preppers feeling pleasantly organised? And if things go to shit, will we be safe in Australia?
Monique Myintoo
11.8.16
Stuff

Earthquake Survivors Recall Watching Their City Crumble

We asked three people who survived some of the worst earthquakes in recent Italian history to recall what it was like to be at the mercy of Mother Earth.
VICE Staff
11.2.16
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