Good Job, Humans: Arctic Snow Contains Rubber and Varnish
Microplastics and fibers in the Arctic snow likely came from pollution in the atmosphere, scientists say.
Question Of The Day
We Asked Londoners the Worst Things About Living in London
“The price of a pint.”
The Site of One of the Largest US Oil Refineries Is on Fire
A petrochemical facility at ExxonMobil's Baytown, Texas complex burst into flames on Wednesday.
You’re Literally Sprinkling Plastic On Your Food
A study published this week in ‘Environmental Science & Technology’ sampled salt brands from across the globe and found 92 percent contained microplastics.
South Australia Moves to Ban Plastic Straws and Cutlery
They're about to become the first state to outlaw single-use plastic items.
You're Likely Inhaling 11 Tiny Bits of Plastic Per Hour
A new study suggests that our lungs are under siege in our own homes.
The VICE Guide to Right Now
Scientists Prove China Is Emitting Illegal Ozone Depleting Gasses
In a no longer secret attempt, China tried to circumvent laws that ban certain gasses that are harmful to our atmosphere.
This Photographer Wants You to See the Pollution Crisis in Bangladesh
The country has the worst air pollution in the world, among other issues.
This Photographer Shows Us the Pollution We Can’t See for Ourselves
Flying 300 meters above land, J. Henry Fair uncovers everyday environmental catastrophes you probably didn’t know existed.
Vice Guide to Right Now
We Finally Know Why Garfield Phones Washed Up on French Beaches for 30 Years
Since the 1980s hundreds of phones featuring the likeness of our favorite Monday-hatin’ cat washed up in France and no one knew why.
Everything We Know About the Toxic Chemical Spill in Malaysia So Far
Over 3,000 people have been hospitalised from exposure to hazardous fumes since early this month, and more dumping sites were discovered today.
If You Jog in a City, Here's Why It's Vital to Choose the Right Route
Pollution isn't quite so bad that it completely cancels the benefits of a run, but you're not helping yourself by jogging on a main road.