corpses

The VICE Guide to Right Now

The MTA Allegedly Stashes Dead Bodies in Employee Break Rooms

According to a New York City subway workers union.
River Donaghey
8.14.17
sculpture

No Animals Were Harmed in the Making of These Grisly Sculptures

Tom Keller’s macabre skeleton sculptures are all "cruelty free."
Dyllan Furness
7.6.17
crime

Do You Have to Tell the Cops if You Find a Dead Body?

It depends on where you live.
Marina Riker
3.8.17
Gunther Von Hagens

Inside The German Museum Of Perfectly Preserved Corpses

The Plastinarium just celebrated 10 years of showcasing preserved cadavers.
Farid Farid
1.6.17
Art

Turning the Human Corpse into a Work of Art

Artists Christine Borland and Brody Condon are advancing artistic discovery through body donation.
Catherine Chapman
8.5.15
Art

Seeking: One Dead Body for One Dance Performance

“The idea of dancing with a body of a dead person is the song of life,” says Snorri Ásmundsson, an Icelandic artist who’s pushing the boundaries of the art world.
Catherine Chapman
7.22.15
death

10 Days Later: Biologists Find a New Way to Determine Time of Death

Their method worked in pigs over a week after death, long after the body's gone cold.
Victoria Turk
7.2.15
asia & pacific

More Than 100 Dead Bodies Have Surfaced in the Ganges River

Authorities have recovered at least 104 corpses from a Ganges tributary in northern India this week, possibly left by families too poor to afford cremation.
Kayla Ruble
1.14.15
Culture

How Game of Thrones Interprets the 'Science' of Reanimating the Dead

The season finale of Game of Thrones featured a welcome dose of mad science—here's a brief look at the true history of the quest to revive the dead that may have inspired it.
Becky Ferreira
6.18.14
death

Future Mummies Will Be Dried and Vacuum-Packed

It's good for the environment, or something.
Ben Richmond
4.16.14
Art

New Exhibition Allows Visitors To Digitally Explore The Insides Of Ancient Mummies

Exquisite corpses! Now you can play archaeologist and mortician.
Zach Sokol
3.21.14
Motherboard Blog

Flying Corpses and Buried Fiber Optics: Two Beautifully Similar Paths

Maybe you've seen this photo that's been spinning around the Internet for a few years purporting to show the uncanny similarity between individual mouse-brain neurons and a model image of the universe. Here it is: !{width:584px}http://www.viceland...
Brian Anderson
8.2.12
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