Mortality

News

Hundreds of People Have Died Taking Selfies, Study Says

A study on deaths resulting from selfies is recommending that we set up “selfie free zones.”
Mack Lamoureux
10.1.18
exercise

An Out of Shape Slob’s Guide to Running

I’m no good at it, and I hate it. So I asked an expert how to be less miserable.
Mack Lamoureux
7.3.18
High Wire

Why These People Took Drug Combinations That Nearly Killed Them

We asked overdose survivors about the dangerous trend of mixing opioids with depressants or stimulants, a key part of America's larger crisis.
Maia Szalavitz
2.21.18
The VICE Guide to Right Now

Dog Owners Live Longer, Are Better People

Turns out companionship (and walking) is good for your heart.
Katherine Gillespie
11.20.17
THE FUTURE OF TECH ISSUE

Would You Pay $80,000 to Freeze Your Head if It Meant You Had a Second Shot at Life?

We explored the options at America's largest cryonic-freezing center, Alcor Life Extension Foundation.
Mary Pilon
2.6.17
THE FUTURE OF TECH ISSUE

Facing Death at a Morgue on the US-Mexico Border

Motherboard's Brian Anderson recalls the sights and scents from his first trip to the municipal morgue in Ciudad Juárez.
Brian Anderson
2.6.17
THE FUTURE OF TECH ISSUE

February's Best Books, Gadgets, and VR Systems

In this month's issue of VICE magazine, we review the best VR headsets, Mark O'Connell's new book on transhumanism, and a new startup working to get digital art on your walls.
Max Read, Sofia Groopman, and Patrick Klepek
2.1.17
Stuff

Thomas Morton Thinks We're All Bags of Filth

On an all new episode of 'BALLS DEEP' the VICELAND host attends an autopsy to find out what happens to your body after you die.
VICE Staff
12.8.16
Post Mortem

A Handy Guide to Faking Your Own Death

In most cases, it's a really, really bad idea.
Simon Davis
8.8.16
Film

An Interview with Todd Solondz, America's Darkest Filmmaker

We speak to the 'Welcome to the Dollhouse' director about feeling like an outsider and making movies about mortality.
Hannah Ewens
8.5.16
vice shorts

This Heartbreaking Short Film Perfectly Depicts the Pain of Losing a Parent

We spoke to filmmaker Jim Cummings about his award-winning film 'Thunder Road' and how he got the rights to use the Springsteen classic that inspired it.
Jeffrey Bowers
7.20.16
Post Mortem

Humans Could One Day Evolve to Live Forever

If jellyfish can do it, why can't humans?
VICE Staff
5.4.16
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