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What Does a Nuclear Bomb Explosion Feel Like?

On the International Day Against Nuclear Tests, VICE's new film speaks to British atomic veterans to find out what it's like to experience an atomic bomb explosion up close.
Wester van Gaal
8.29.18
The VICE Guide to Right Now Podcast

This Device Lets You Interface with Your Own Dreams

On today’s episode, reporter Daniel Oberhaus talks about new MIT research looking into a stage of dreaming called hypnagogia.
VICE Staff
4.25.18
The Dystopia and Utopia Issue

What It's Like to Live in America Without Broadband Internet

In every single state, a portion of the population doesn’t have access to broadband, and some have no access to the internet at all.
Kaleigh Rogers
4.17.18
Webbys

VICE Is Nominated for 30 Webby Awards

We need your help to win all those shiny metal springs.
VICE Staff
4.3.18
death

Future Funerals: How Death Is Slowly Being Disrupted

How could innovative ideas improve funerals and final resting places? It’s a question not being asked enough.
Ernie Smith
11.3.17
Social Media

Why You Should Never Post Pictures of Your Flight Tickets or Keys

Not only can it wind up being expensive to post these things on Instagram, Facebook, or Twitter—it can also be very dangerous.
Theresa Locker
9.20.17
TIME TRAVEL

Do We All See the Man Holding an iPhone in This 1937 Painting?

Wait for it.
Brian Anderson
8.25.17
Double Future

Double Future 1997: 'Escape From New York' vs. 'The Fifth Element'

Comparing a movie set in 1997 to a movie released then.
Dylan Dawson
7.10.17
cats on the internet

This Website Is Literally Just a Cat Purring Forever

Purrli is the white noise generator of cat lovers' dreams.
Samantha Cole
7.4.17
Motherboard

We Found Out What the Fuck This Thing Is

Everybody's arguing about whether this is a giant squid or a dead whale or something even weirder.
Kate Lunau
5.12.17
Motherboard

Trump’s FCC Is Racing to Kill Net Neutrality. Democrats Say Not So Fast.

Pro-net neutrality lawmakers want the FCC to extend the deadline for public comments.
Sam Gustin
5.12.17
Motherboard

Radiation-Resistant Mutants at Chernobyl Pave the Way for Life on Mars

Radiotrophic beer is involved.
Becky Ferreira
5.7.17