Indonesia Can't Stop Its Illegal Treasure Hunters
The illegal antiquities trade is robbing the country of millions of dollars and no one seems to have a plan to stop it.
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Hobby Lobby to Pay $3 Million for Smuggling Ancient Artifacts
They’re like a real life Indiana Jones villain.
The They Come Out at Night Issue
Hip-Hop Hog-Calling at the Iowa State Fair
In this month's Artifact, VICE's Wilbert L. Cooper remembers defying the odds and winning a hog-calling contest at the Iowa State Fair.
Wilbert L. Cooper
Learn About Tattoo History While Getting Inked at This Museum
The Field Museum in Chicago is currently showing an exhibition that explores the 5,000-year-old history of tattooing across the globe while running a pop-up tattoo shop.
Surprisingly, the Biggest Collection of Cold War Memorabilia Is in Los Angeles
The Wende Museum houses a treasure trove of more than 100,000 objects from the former Eastern Bloc, ranging from Stasi audio tapes to East German household cleaning products.