china

architecture

Check Out This Totally Normal-Looking Building in China

Nothing to see here!
River Donaghey
9.26.18
The VICE Guide to Right Now

Kindergarten Welcomes Kids Back to School with a Professional Pole Dancer

A warm back-to-school welcome, indeed.
Drew Schwartz
9.4.18
climate change

The Glaciers on Earth's 'Third Pole' Are Bursting, Causing Deadly Floods

Climate change is creating yet another dangerous new phenomenon.
August Rick
8.24.18
The VICE Guide to Right Now

A Pilot Was Too Busy Vaping in the Cockpit to Actually Fly the Damn Plane

Nothing like an e-cig to take the edge off of flying a 737.
Drew Schwartz
7.16.18
true crime

These Rogue Foreigners Ruled the Streets of 1930s Shanghai

Gambling, drugs, you name it. "There was so much money being made that there wasn't a need to kill a lot of people."
Seth Ferranti
6.21.18
DRAG

The Queens Living It Up in China's Thriving Drag Scene

VICE met up with a pair of drag queens as they prepared for a major ball in Shanghai, following along before they hit the stage for a competition with dozens of other queens.
VICE Staff
6.5.18
NORTH KOREA

The North Korea Situation Is a Total Mess Right Now

As Trump and Kim Jong-un prepare to finally meet (or not), other Asian powers are watching—and working behind the scenes.
Mark Hay
5.29.18
disasters

An Expert Explains How Not to Get Sucked Out a Plane Window

In light of recent news stories, this could (but hopefully won't) come in handy some day.
VICE Staff
5.15.18
Photos

In China, Lavish Pre-Wedding Photos Are a Booming Industry

From exotic beach landscapes, royalty, and fairy tales to James Bond-style set ups made to resemble action film posters, pre-wedding photos are an integral part of China's wedding culture.
Rebecca Kamm
5.13.18
The VICE Guide to Right Now

Where the Hell Does This Guy Think He's Going with a Dolphin?

Cops are trying to track down a man who reportedly picked up a dying dolphin, carried it to his car, and drove away with it.
Drew Schwartz
5.4.18
economics

Trump's Move Toward a Trade War Is Likely Making China Nervous

Chinese leaders probably figured Donald Trump would be easy to manipulate—but they didn't think he'd follow through on some of his campaign promises.
Mark Hay
5.3.18
Animation

China's Answer to Studio Ghibli Is a Stunning Modern Fairy Tale

Citing Hayao Miyazaki, the Coen brothers, and Ang Lee as influences, the creators of 'Big Fish and Begonia' want to make the best animated films in China.
Beckett Mufson
4.5.18