Bones

Instagram

These Popular Instagram Accounts Are Selling Human Remains

People are racking up thousands of followers with picturesque images of skulls, shrunken heads, and babies in jars.
Beckett Mufson
7.26.18
ANIMALS

This Art Made from Human Bones Will Make You Rethink Your Existence

New Zealand artist Bruce Mahalski celebrates life while warning of mankind's looming extinction.
Zoe Madden-Smith
Craig Hilton
6.20.18
Comics

'Bendy Bone,' Today's Comic by Paige Mehrer

While dissecting a fish, we find that the bones of some creatures are just too delicate.
Paige Mehrer
5.17.18
The VICE Guide to Right Now

This Dinosaur Makes T. Rex Look Like a Little Bird Bitch

In a new study, researchers claim the behemoth 'Patagotitan mayorum' was the largest land animal to ever walk the earth.
Drew Schwartz
8.9.17
Post Mortem

Every Human Skull Is a Beautiful Snowflake

A new exhibit at the Mütter Museum in Philadelphia explores the beauty and individuality of human skulls.
Simon Davis
8.24.16
VICE Does America

This Anthropologist Identifies the Bodies of Dead Border-Crossers

The trio heads to Texas and meets an anthropologist who works to identify the corpses of those who died trying to cross the US border.
VICE Staff
7.28.16
Stuff

You Can Buy a Human Skull for $750 at This Toronto Store

If you need a real human skull in Canada, there is only one place to get it.
Alexandra Heck
12.2.15
Habits

The Punk Animals Have Annoying 'Habits' in This Week's Comic

"Oh my god. Stop doing that."
Lauren Monger
11.23.15
Stuff

Fertilizing Marijuana Plants, and Other Weird Ways to Decay After You Die

As eco-friendly funerals come into vogue, VICE considers some alternative ways of going back to dust.
Sophie Saint Thomas
8.16.15
VICE INTL

The Philippines' Cemetery Slums

VICE Japan visited a massive slum on the outskirts of Manila where an estimated 6,000 people currently live and work amid graves and human bones.
VICE Staff
7.21.15
travel

​Learning to Read Corpses at the Texas State Body Farm

I talked with Dr. Daniel Wescott, director of the Texas State Forensic Anthropology Center, about how bodies decompose in the wild and what our bones say about us.
Roc Morin
11.17.14
Stuff

The Highs and Lows of Breaking Your Bones

Forty percent of you will end up with a broken bone at some point in your life. So I thought I'd help you prepare for this exciting time by sharing some of the ups and downs I've experienced since being forced to take up crutches, because, having...
Caisa Ederyd
7.8.14