This Week in Science
Birth Control Might Change Who Women Feel Attracted To
Women may be drawn to certain men because of the way they smell, and hormonal birth control could interfere.
To Understand Delusions, We Need To Listen To People With Delusional Beliefs
A new radio series interviews people with delusions of all kinds, from believing you are dead to thinking you are the second coming of the messiah.
What It's Like to Believe You're Constantly Being Watched
VICE meets up with a few Americans who claim they're victims of "gang stalking"—a vast organized surveillance plot.
LSU to Gauge Interest of Saban, Meyer; Jets Fans to Gauge Interest of Quarterback Who Doesn't Inspire Despair
This sounds like a very good plan, LSU.
truman show delusion
Unwrapping the 'Truman Show Delusion,' Where You Believe You're Being Watched by the World
Psychologists say the 2008 film is a common reference point for many people suffering from certain types of delusions.
The Nightmarish Online World of 'Gang-Stalking'
The internet creates an echo chamber for delusions and conspiracies.
Still Being Kobe
Kobe Bryant couldn't give LaMarcus Aldridge the answers he wanted to hear. He probably doesn't even know the questions.
Texas Plans to Execute a Paranoid Schizophrenic Man This Wednesday
Scott Panetti is clearly insane, but Texas officials seem determined to execute him even as his lawyers are making a last-ditch effort to stop the state.
Funky Man Under Bridge Lives it Up in Mouse on Mars' New Video
The video is released as part of '21,' a double disc retrospective on the band's output featuring collaborations with everyone from Modeselektor to Machinedrum.
What Life Is Like When You're Perfectly Alive, But Swear You're Dead
One morning, Esmé Weijun Wang woke up dead.
Joshua A. Krisch
My Dead Grandparents Make My Mom Win Big in Vegas
Two years ago my mother's mother, my baubie, suddenly passed away—and ever since, my mom’s been unstoppable at gambling. I’m a staunch atheist, and yet I'm pretty sure my dead grandparents have given my mom the power to win big in Vegas.