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tech-science

Scientists Flew Sperm In Microgravity to See if Babies Could Be Born In Space

“In the future, having gametes and embryos stored in a bank outside the Earth will be very important.”
Becky Ferreira
6.25.19
HOUSING CRISIS

These 'Beehive' Flats Might Be the Depressing Future of City Living

Landlords in Barcelona are cramming up to 30 people into a single shared flat, with each tenant living in a three-square-metre cubicle.
Alba Carreres
6.6.19
Photography

Photos of Life in a Barcelona Drug Squat

Photographer Sasha Asensio spent time in one of the dozens of 'narcopisos' in Barcelona.
VICE Staff
6.3.19
Interviews

Open Mike Eagle Is a Warrior

In the back room of a modest venue in Barcelona, the alt-rapper talks about the economy of his art, the poisoned chalice of independence, and his new project, 'What Happens When I Try to Relax.'
Alex Robert Ross
11.20.18
Catalan Referendum

One Year On: Catalans On Their Referendum and the Violence That Followed

"I will always remember that day for the way I saw my mother being treated."
Alba Carreres
10.1.18
Festivals

Beer and Loathing at Primavera Sound 2018

In the final year before Brexit, Brits made their mark on Europe's best music festival, for better or worse.
Lauren O'Neill
6.5.18
Photography

Pau Buscató's Playful Photographs of Crazy Coincidences Found in Cities

The street photographer Pau Buscató​ spends seven hours a day searching for the funny moments that only happen when people are crammed together.
Beckett Mufson
4.16.18
international women's day

Millions of Spanish Women Went on a Feminist Strike

An estimated five million women across Spain joined a historic strike to mark International Women's Day.
Laura Muriel
Ana Iris Simón
3.9.18
Recipe

Spanish-Style Churros

These Barcelona-style churros come from a Michelin-rated chef; they are light, crispy, and barely sweet.
José Chesa
1.23.18
Catalan Referendum

Thousands Protested Catalonia's Independence Declaration in Barcelona this Weekend

Photographer Felipe Carnotto was there to document it all.
Felipe Carnotto
10.30.17
Catalan Referendum

Pictures from the Spanish Pro-Union Rally in Barcelona

Hundreds of thousands gathered in the streets of the Catalan capital yesterday in support of a united Spain.
Carles Desfilis
10.9.17
Catalan Referendum

Barcelona Went On Strike Over Police Violence

Yesterday, 15,000 people protested the violent tactics used by Spanish police during Sunday's independence referendum.
Mònica Figueras
10.4.17
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