Ashes

Munchies

Student Allegedly Baked Dead Grandpa's Ashes in Cookies and Handed Them Out at School

If you’ve recently lost someone close to you and are considering including their remains in some baked goods, maybe… don’t?
Jelisa Castrodale
10.17.18
VICELAND

This Artist Creates Specialty Dildos That Can Hold Human Remains

2 Chainz discovers the very expensive method wealthy widows can buy to honor their late loved ones.
Sarah Bellman
9.4.18
The VICE Guide to Right Now

Cops Seized a Bag of Human Remains Because They Thought It Was Heroin

In some kind of 'Nathan for You' episode come to life.
River Donaghey
4.27.18
the sweet hereafter

Grow a Tree from Human Remains With This Internet Connected Urn

The ultimate IOT urn for the environmentally conscious city dweller.
Anna Sterling
6.4.17
Stuff

All the Strange Things People Have Done With Their Relatives’ Cremated Remains

What a time to be dead.
Jesse Donaldson
3.18.17
art schools

25 Major Artists Save an Art School Using Its Charred Remains

With the help of Anish Kapoor and friends, Glasgow School of Art’s historic Mackintosh Building is rising like a phoenix from its ashes.
Maya-Roisin Slater
2.26.17
Art

I Chilled with an Artist Who Burns Old Works to Make New Ones

New York-based artist Greg Haberny's practice is on fire (literally).
Masha (Maria) Koblyakova
11.17.16
Stuff

We Asked an Undertaker Why He Keeps Strangers’ Unclaimed Ashes for Decades

Lawrence Shrader definitely has more dead people in his basement than you do.
Jesse Donaldson
10.29.16
The VICE Guide to Right Now

The Vatican Says Catholics Shouldn't Spread Their Dead Relatives' Ashes Around Anymore

People are now supposed to keep them at a cemetery, and not on the mantel at home.
Allison Schaller
10.25.16
The VICE Guide to Right Now

You Might Be Able to Buy Truman Capote's Ashes for Just $6,000

A carved box filled with the literary icon's ashes will go up for auction in Los Angeles next month.
VICE Staff
8.24.16
Comics!

'Ash Party,' Today's Comic by Ida Eva Neverdahl

Uncle Pelle has died and everyone is fighting over his ashes.
Ida Eva Neverdahl
6.5.16