VICE Long Reads
The 73-Year-Old Adventurer Sailing a 60ft Steel Whale Across the Atlantic Ocean
Tom McClean left the SAS to row solo across the Atlantic Ocean, a feat he's achieved five times. Now, at 73, he's ready to do it again – in a giant steel sperm whale.
The Man Whose Job It Is to Constantly Imagine the Total Collapse of Humanity in Order to Save It
An interview with Vinay Gupta: software engineer, disaster consultant, global resilience guru, visionary.
A Love Letter to J.G. Ballard's 'High-Rise'
Forty years old and soon to be turned into a film, Ballard's disturbing, prophetic novel will change the way you think about reality – and tells us much about Britain today.