World War I

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You Can Finally Read J.R.R. Tolkien's Century-Old Love Story

'Beren and Lúthien' tells the tale of a forbidden love shared between a human and an elf in Middle Earth.
Drew Schwartz
6.2.17
MUSHROOMS

Picking Mushrooms in Poland, and Encountering the Scars of War

A hunt for chanterelles and boletus mushrooms revealed some of the relentless atrocities that scarred Poland throughout the 20th century.
Aaron Kase
3.8.17
noisey films

Anarchy and Peace with Penny Rimbaud of Crass

In this Noisey film 'Get Out of Your Own Way,' we join the anarcho-punk artist in the English countryside to talk life, zen, and World War I poet Wilfred Owen.
Noisey Staff
3.1.17
Vice Blog

This Documentary Is Telling the Story of World War I in Real Time

Slowly but surely, "The Great War" on YouTube is becoming the most expansive repository of World War I knowledge ever produced.
Luke Winkie
8.31.16
Gaming

Why Video Games Love Special Forces Heroes

These action heroes represent what both a confused public and video games makers themselves crave so desperately: absolute certainty, whatever war's complexities.
Ed Smith
8.21.16
Gaming

Exploring 'Vampyr', the New Game from 'Life Is Strange' Developers Dontnod

London, 1918. The Great War has shaken the city's residents. An outbreak of flu is becoming a pandemic. And then there's the small matter of vampires in the East End.
Mike Diver
2.29.16
News

Is the Man Fasting for 55 Days Over the Armenian Genocide Risking His Life?

Even though Agasi Vartanyan is experienced at hunger striking and doctors are keeping tabs on him, there's some danger in going almost two months without food.
Mark Hay
5.14.15
News

​How the FBI Busted Someone Trying to Buy the Deadly Poison from 'Breaking Bad'

Cheng Le got busted by a narc operating on the dark web.
Allie Conti
1.22.15
London

A Brilliant Spotlight In London Is Commemorating WWI's 100th Anniversary

Roji Ikeda's "spectra" installation is a shining beacon to honor the start of The Great War.
Beckett Mufson
8.5.14