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Silicon Valley Is Spending Millions Trying to Synthesize THC From Yeast

Startups are growing THC, CBD, and "unnatural cannabinoids" from yeast. But some scientists say yeast-grown compounds will never compete with the real plant.
Troy Farah
8 hours ago
tech-science

Watch China's Space Station Fall to Earth

The 34-foot long spacecraft was mostly destroyed during reentry on Friday, though some debris fell into the South Pacific sea.
Becky Ferreira
8 hours ago
mind

I Can't Stop Ghosting My Therapists

Cost, distance, and scheduling conflicts are common reasons people don’t make a second appointment—but sometimes it’s deeper.
Kristi Pahr
8 hours ago
Games Columns

Area 51 Nostalgia Yearns for a Time When Evil Had to Hide

Games, conspiracy culture, and what we glimpse beneath the veil of constructed realities.
Cameron Kunzelman
8 hours ago
consumer rights

This App Uses a Burner Credit Card to Automatically Cancel Free Trials

DoNotPay seeks to help consumers fight back against the “industrialized scams” known as free trials.
Edward Ongweso Jr
8 hours ago
food news

Instagrammer Threatened With Criminal Charges for Photo of Airline's Ugly Menu

While flying business class on Garuda Indonesia, he was handed a handwritten menu on what looked like a sheet of spiral-bound paper.
Jelisa Castrodale
8 hours ago
Conspiracies

Conspiracy Theorists Went Wild Over the Moon Landing Anniversary

Conspiracy theorists are over the moon for the 50th anniversary of the Apollo 11 landing.
Mack Lamoureux
8 hours ago
The VICE Guide to Right Now

New Plea Filed in Delhi High Court to Decriminalise Cannabis in India

The petition also talks about how “unfathomable” it is that bhang is legal despite coming from the same plant as pot does.
Shamani Joshi
a day ago
News

Xinjiang’s Tourist Spots Are Flourishing Right Beside Its Internment Camps

Despite reports of China’s persecution of Uighurs in Xinjiang, authorities are touting it as the country's new tourist destination.
Meera Navlakha
a day ago
The VICE Guide to Right Now

People Can Exchange Trash for Free Food at India’s First 'Garbage Cafe'

All the plastic waste collected will be recycled and used to build stronger roads.
Shamani Joshi
a day ago
News

Hong Kong’s Protesters Turn Their Anger Towards Expat Police Officers

Western officers are perceived as both legacies of colonial power and representatives of China.
Meera Navlakha
a day ago
The VICE Guide to Right Now

Chicken and Eggs Should be Classified as Vegetarian Food, Says Indian Minister

Shiv Sena leader Sanjay Raut also claimed that if you feed a chicken ayurvedic food, it will produce ayurvedic eggs, which will be a great source of protein for vegetarians.
Pallavi Pundir
a day ago
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