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The VICE Guide to Right Now

Skrillex’s Music Can Be Used as Mosquito Repellent, Study Finds

Researchers observed mosquitoes sucked less blood and had less sex when exposed to the song "Scary Monsters and Nice Sprites."
Gavin Butler
4.3.19
Photos

Photos from the Epicentre of DR Congo's Ebola Crisis

Nearly 500 people have died in the country's tenth Ebola outbreak in 40 years.
Gaël Cloarec
2.6.19
Flu

Exactly What Happens to Your Body When You Catch the Flu

Most symptoms are actually caused by your immune system's response to the virus.
Laura Haynes
10.29.18
Premieres

Avant-Garde Black Metallers Fleurety Return with a Stellar New Album

The legendary Norwegian experimental black metal outfit is about to release their first new LP in 17 years – and we're streaming it right here.
Cheryl Carter
10.26.17
Stuff

Why Sad Memes Will Live Longer Than All of Us

Like a virus, negative memes are getting into our brains and our collective consciousness.
Hannah Ewens
9.8.16
How Scared Should I Be?

How Scared Should I Be of Zika?

Should I give a shit about a virus that causes a mild fever, even if I'm not planning to get pregnant? (Answer: yes)
Mike Pearl
8.11.16
Art

Relive the Internet's Wild West Days at the Malware Museum

The Malware Museum is a large archive of 80’s and 90’s computer viruses removed of their nightmarishly destructive capabilities.
Andrew Nunes
2.26.16
News

What Life Was Like on the Ground During the Ebola Crisis

We spoke with correspondent Danny Gold about the psychological effects of reporting on a deadly epidemic, and if the world will be better prepared for the next one.
Dory Carr-Harris
1.29.16
The VICE Guide to Right Now

A Drug-Resistant 'Super Gonorrhoea' Is Spreading Through the North of England

And the new super-strain could soon be threatening Netflix and chill throughout the country.
Sirin Kale
9.18.15
The VICE Guide to Right Now

Scientists Are Awakening a 30,000-Year-Old Siberian Zombie Virus

What could go wrong?
Scott Masters Pierce
9.9.15
Stuff

An Interview with One of the First Australian Doctors to Fight Back Against AIDS

To get a sense of the fear around HIV/AIDS in the 1980s, we spoke to Professor Suzanne Crowe, who co-established Australia's first specialist clinic.
Elfy Scott
7.24.15
Interviews

Artist "Paints" with Artificial Life and Computer Viruses

Joseph Nechvatal's video and large-scale works explore the relationships between the technological and the biological.
DJ Pangburn
6.8.15
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