Bodies

Privacy and Perception Issue

My Avatar, My Self: How Video Games Gave Me Ownership Over My Body

As a trans kid unable to wear what I wanted, to look how I wanted, to be seen by others as I saw myself, the avatars I designed reflected more of me than any mirror ever could.
Diana Tourjée
6.20.18
Body Shaming

Fat-Positive Activists Explain What It's Really Like to Be Fat

Here's how you can be an ally.
Caroline Thompson
5.4.17
Stuff

Thomas Morton Thinks We're All Bags of Filth

On an all new episode of 'BALLS DEEP' the VICELAND host attends an autopsy to find out what happens to your body after you die.
VICE Staff
12.8.16
Stuff

Yes, What You Eat Does Change How Your Semen Tastes

Urban legend has it that foods like pineapple make your cum or vagina taste good, while stuff like stinky cheese makes your junk taste rank. To find out if there's any validity to this, we had a male-male and female-female couple try a sex experiment.
Zach Sokol
6.19.16
sports

Just How Much of Ourselves Does a Paycheck Buy?

It's one thing to feel tethered to your inbox. It's another for employers to monitor you and claim your body is their asset.
David Roth
5.30.16
The VICE Guide to Right Now

London Is Getting Its First Naked Restaurant This Summer

It's supposed to feel like a spa, but I've never been to a spa and had to worry about getting pasta sauce all over my cock and balls.
Joe Bish
4.21.16
red right hand

How 11 Black Women Fell Victim to the Cleveland Strangler

In part two of our series, host Wilbert L. Cooper meets with survivors of Anthony Sowell's crimes, retracing the timeline of when the victims went missing and chronicling law enforcement's missteps.
VICE Staff
11.4.15
Stuff

Meet the Activist Behind the UK's First Clinic for Women Trying to Reclaim Their Bodies After Being Raped

Years after being raped, Pavan Amara couldn't look in the mirror or bear being touched—even by a doctor. Now, with the NHS, she's set up My Body Back, a clinic for women with the same issues.
Maya Oppenheim
5.29.15
Stuff

Losing My Shit: What It Feels Like to Deal with IBS

I've been struggling with irritable bowel syndrome for seven years and counting.
Meg Mankins
4.20.15
Stuff

The Challenge of Identifying The Dead In a Disaster

After a large-scale disaster, one of the priorities is to identify the corpses, a task that often falls to a disaster-victim-identification expert.
Jack Callil
4.13.15
death

A Month Living with Death in a Temple in Nepal

Photographer Yani Clarke spent a month documenting life and death at Nepal's Pashupatinath Temple, where more than 40 bodies are incinerated every day.
Yani Clarke
4.1.15
Stuff

Can You Be Allergic to Semen?

We saved you a few Google searches by asking a smart person weird body questions.
Wendy Syfret
3.31.15