The VICE Guide to Right Now
You Can See Smoke from the California Wildfires All the Way Over in NYC
It traveled 3,000 miles and formed a visible haze in parts of New Jersey and New York.
Air Pollution Can Make Us Dumber, Study Finds
Seniors and men are especially vulnerable to cognitive decline due to dirty air.
You're Smarter Than That
We Don’t Need to Freak Out About ‘Toxic Mold' After a Hurricane
The final word on the mythical monster.
Farah Naz Khan
China Tries 'Vertical Forests' for its Air Pollution Problem
They might not fix it, but they'll look good trying.
London's Air Pollution Is Still So Bad It's Illegal
How did it get to the point where walking down a city street literally comes with a health warning?
I Put an Air Quality Monitor on My Bike And Went Looking For Smog
A new project in Toronto is keeping tabs on the city’s air quality.
Motorways Are Building Roadside Barriers to Shield Towns from Pollution
But improving air quality isn't the same as actually tackling emissions.
'Digioxide' Is an Art Solution to Cities' Quiet Air Quality Acquiescence
Bringing confrontation to the everyday pollution experience.
This Week in Racism
Donald Sterling Has Cancer and Was Banned from Nevada's Most Famous Brothel
As if his year couldn't get any worse, Donald Sterling has also been banned from the Bunny Ranch, a famous house of legal prostitution near Carson City, Nevada. No tears for Caesar.
The One Thing China Can Do to Clean Its Air
It's not clean energy or technology.
Montreal To Say Au Revoir to Fireplaces
When there's "something in the air," it won't be romance or fine particulates. C'est la vie, right?
Fighting China's Pollution Propaganda, with Glowing Robot Kites for the People
Beijing’s got air issues. Dust and fumes blow in from out-of-province factories and the city suffers from the exhaust of more than five million cars. Until recently, officials in the Chinese capital half-boasted that 2,000 new cars were joining its...