exploration

Science

Scientists Finally Solved the Mystery of Antarctica’s Blood Falls

The blood red falls tumble out of a glacier 100 feet to a lake below.
Kaleigh Rogers
8.9.18
Art

Early Explorers’ Illustrations Inspire Uncanny Robot Paintings

In ‘Robot Life Survey,’ the design group After the Flood creates a series of Audubon-style illustrations of robots in the wild.
DJ Pangburn
12.20.16
The VICE Guide to Right Now

Leonardo DiCaprio Says He Wants to Move to Mars with Elon Musk

It's not clear if the actor was truly serious about leaving our little rock behind, but a 'Revenant' reboot filmed on the barren space tundra would be pretty sweet.
Lauren Messman
10.5.16
Features

I Took Jeff Mills to an Observatory Because He’s Such a Space Geek

And yep, the techno titan loved it.
Timo Pisart
8.31.16
Gaming

What Does a Former NASA Employee Think of ‘No Man’s Sky’?

We went and asked one, to see if Hello Games' imminent space-faring epic could encourage a new era of interstellar exploration.
Alex Tisdale
8.3.16
Gaming

Before 'No Man's Sky' There Was 'Noctis'

'Noctis' came out 16 years ago, but offers the same spirit of exploration that 'No Man's Sky' promises to deliver.
Dylan Roberts
8.3.16
Art

A New App Illuminates the Hidden Histories of Everyday Places

'Poetic Places' uses geolocation to hit you up when you happen across a place described or recorded in literature, poetry, and paintings.
Kevin Holmes
4.28.16
The VICE Guide to Right Now

This British Explorer Is Hiking 1,100 Miles Across Antarctica, Alone

A 55-year-old former British Army Officer has set off on a 75-day trek throughout Antartica – and he's doing it without any assistance.
Michael Cuby
11.17.15
Art

The Sickest Never-Before-Seen Photos from NASA's Apollo Mission

Some selects from the most exciting space missions in U.S. history.
Beckett Mufson
10.6.15
Film

Science Finds a Glowing Sea Turtle, We Find Our New Favorite Animal

It doesn't get more lit than being the first-discovered bioluminescent reptile.
Beckett Mufson
9.30.15
VICE vs Video games

Glimpsing the Ghost in the Machine: The Beautiful Instability of ‘Axiom Verge’

The newly released retro-styled adventure turns the glitches of older games into fresh methods of exploration.
Carolyn Petit
4.10.15
Film

Manchester's Sewers Look Beautiful in This Hyperlapse

Urban explorer Substormflow takes you "draining" inside the city's brick and concrete tunnels.
Beckett Mufson
4.1.15
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