Deaf Moths Use “Acoustic Camouflage” to Evade Echolocation
According to new research, the fuzz you see on the chest of moths is specifically designed to muffle sound and protect them from bats.
This Shape-Shifting Material Mimics Octopus Skin
I'm waiting for my octopus suit.
Women of Color Examine Assimilation Through Body Painting
Ashleigh Alexandria paints her models to blend in and stand out in urban spaces.
This Camouflaging Spider Will Make You Forever Suspicious of Dead Leaves
Researchers suspect the spiders might use the resemblance to hide from prey or predators.
These Glasses Fool Facial Recognition Into Thinking You’re Someone Else
Hack the system with a simple but effective form of camouflage.
Gorgeous Body Paintings Depict the Harmony of Chinese and East Asian Porcelain
Australian body painter and photographer Emma Hack explores the European tradition of 'chinoiserie.'
Astrophysics Explains How Cephalopods Can See Color In Black and White
How do squids and octopus change colors if they can't even see them?
Meet the Body Painting Artist Blending Humans into Nature
Nude bodies get painted into jungle and desert landscapes to show the power of being one with the Earth.
The One-Stop Smuggling Town
Welcome to Altar, Sonora, Mexico, the Wal-Mart of human trafficking.
Brian Anderson and Camilo Salas
Stunning CGI Imagines Humans with Patterned Skin
Kouhei Nakama's 'DIFFUSION' features the type of camouflage that hypnotizes you into thinking it's safe.
Opinion and Analysis
Invisibility Cloaking Still Isn't Much to Look At
Unless you're the size of a few human cells, you're too big to hide under science's current version of an invisibility cloak. That may change, but not for many years.
The VICE Guide to Right Now
A Canadian Woman Defacing Campaign Signs Was Arrested by a Conservative Candidate Dressed in Camouflage
Ryan Leef, a former MMA fighter and prison guard, was allegedly hiding in the trees off a highway.