Conservation

Photos

This 85-Year-Old Woman Teaches Injured Penguins to Swim

Adorable photos from early-morning swimming lessons on a New Zealand beach.
Tess McClure
5.13.18
The VICE Guide to Right Now Podcast

The Indigenous Scientist Making Waves in Marine Conservation

Editor Brian Anderson traveled to the Salish Sea to hang out with drummer, diver, and scientist, Hozoji Matheson-Margullis.
VICE Staff
4.18.18
Drugs

Cocaine Farmers Are Hunting for an Alternative

Colombian communities that have long depended on coca plants for income are on their own in the era of peace between the government and Marxist guerrillas.
Andrés Bermúdez Liévano
11.7.17
Art

Hunter S. Thompson's Go-to Artist Wants to Save the World

We visited Ralph Steadman's studio to talk about his early career and his new book with conservationist Ceri Levy.
Stefanie Marsh
7.27.17
conservation lab

120 Years Later, Harvard's Garden of Glass Flowers Is Still in Bloom

Harvard's famed collection of Glass Flowers counts over 4,000 models—and one conservator is making sure their timeless beauty endures for another century to come.
Noémie Jennifer
7.18.17
neon art

Neon Sculptures Illuminate Animals on the Verge of Extinction

A pop-up art exhibit sheds light on creatures threatened by consumerism.
Beatrice Barkholz
7.2.17
conservation lab

10th Century Viking Treasures Unearthed In Scotland

Now comes the hard part: preserving 1,000-year-old gold and silver artifacts for centuries to come.
Noémie Jennifer
6.27.17
Photography

Meet Some of the Insane Creatures Found in the Deep Sea

An international team of scientists set out on 31 day voyage to research the otherworldly life forms at the bottom of the ocean.
Nathaniel Ainley
6.22.17
Conservation

Your Selfies Could Help Save Endangered Tigers

With a $1 million donation to the World Wildlife Fund, Tiger Beer kicks off a social media awareness campaign around the 3,890 tigers left in the wild.
Abby Ronner
6.21.17
last week in art

This Might Be Your Last Chance to See 'The Great Wave' in Person

The British Museum is showing their copy for a temporary exhibit this year before putting it into storage for conservation purposes.
Nathaniel Ainley
5.9.17
conservation lab

How to Rescue Fashion Before It Self-Destructs | Conservation Lab

Style may be eternal, but your synthetic clothing? Not so much.
Noémie Jennifer
4.18.17
conservation lab

Magnified Views of Metal Look Like Mesmerizing Micro-Landscapes

Look closely: The story of an object’s making is hidden in plain sight.
Noémie Jennifer
4.4.17