The VICE Guide to Right Now Podcast
When Does Biohacking Become Disordered Eating?
We explore the question on this week's episode of 'The VICE Guide To Right Now Podcast.'
The Weakest Link
How I Lost and Regained Control of My Microchip Implant
I learned the hard way that information security is a double-edged sword.
Scientists Are Racing to Create Synthetic Blood in the Wake of Mass Tragedies
The Las Vegas shooting is the latest reminder that human blood isn't enough for massive, unexpected transfusions.
Watch a Prosthetic Third Thumb Play Guitar and Hold Wine Glasses
Three thumbs up.
The Americans Who Stick Gadgets Under Their Skin
'Grinders,' a new photo book from Hannes Wiedemann, gives a behind-the-scenes look at American biohackers.
THE FUTURE OF TECH ISSUE
This Man Is a Cyborg and He Could Make You One Too
Liviu Babitz wants to make biohacking accessible for all.
Livia Albeck-Ripka; Portrait by Annie Collinge
This Bionic Nerf Gun Can Be Fired Without a Hand
Parisian maker collective Hackerloop has lots of Nerf battles. They wanted their friend with no hand to be able to join in the fun, so they built him a custom nonlethal weapon.
Reprogramming Organs Could Be the Future of Transplants
This could mean safer life-saving organ transplants.
Meredith Rutland Bauer
Get Ready for the Easy Bake Oven of Homemade Body Parts
Co-founder Andrew Pelling has already grown human ear cells on top of apples.
Welcome to the Biohackers’ Paradise
The Waag Society's vision is to inform people of the risks and possibilities of biotech by letting them try it themselves.
Degrees of Beauty
The age of vanity, biohacking, and lifestyle blogs takes its ultimate fashion victim.
The Cult 80s Horror Movie That Foretold Our Augmented Future
The 'From Beyond' screenwriter tells us why the goofy, sexy, sci-fi movie is still fresh 30 years later.