Photos from the Real Life Version of 'The Beach'
Photographer Rebecca Rütten discovered a hidden backpacker's paradise—only this one has less heavily armed pot farmers and more pigs on the beach.
Rebecca Rütten, Words: Lukas Kammer
Asking for a friend
Is the Five-Second Rule Legit?
An investigation into one of the most hotly contested rules in history.
Your 2017 Guide to Cults and Fringe Religions
Are Women More Susceptible to Cults?
'The Girls' explores the phenomenon of young women opting out of society for cult-like groups such as the Manson Family.
What Amsterdam's Red Light District Looked Like in the 1990s
Amsterdam's Red Light District before the deluge of tourists to the area.
NSFW Photos from the Four Years I Spent on a Porn Set
We had a chat with Thomas Grant about the ins and outs of taking photos on a porn set, and found out what surprised him most about the industry.
The Strange Tradition Where People Dress Up As Demons and Jump over Babies
The Spanish tradition is supposed to relinquish the babies' sins and protect them from all kinds of ailments—especially hernias.
The VICE Guide to Right Now
Sex Robots May Be So Good in Bed They'll Ruin Civilization as We Know It
"People may become obsessed by their ever faithful, ever pleasing sex robot lovers," an expert warned.
VICE TALKS FILM
We Met Sasha Lane, the Breakout Star of 'American Honey'
We met the breakout star of 'American Honey' to talk about how she was discovered on a beach during spring break, and what it was like working with director Andrea Arnold.
'Catboy's Christmas,' Today's Comic by Benji Nate
It's Christmas and Olive gives Catboy a gift!
Hanging Out with One of Indonesia's Celebrity Sorcerers
We talked to self-proclaimed expert of the metaphysical Ki Narto after Indonesia's House of Representatives proposed a controversial set of laws to legislate the supernatural.
In Indonesia, Controlling the Weather Is Just Another Job
I hung out with rain shaman Aryo Hanindyojati while he trapped the heavens in a bowl.
Arzia Tivany Wargadiredja
A Brief History of the Town That Seceded 'Til It Ran Out of Booze
As chatter about a so-called 'Calexit' gets louder, a look back at California's Rough and Ready.