Designers Turned Playing Cards into a Legit Sci-Fi Universe

Spades are aliens and clubs are space marines in Lunar Saloon's cyberpunk interpretation of the classic card deck.
Beckett Mufson
Vice Blog

Andrew W.K. on Pressure

"We've also been told that avoiding strife and strain is proof of real success in life. But deeper inside, we realize this can't be why we're here."
Andrew W.K.
Vice Blog

How to Get Married When You're Young and Broke

No money? No problem.
Caroline Thompson
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Inside South Africa's Abandoned Mining Town

A diamond ghost town faces an uncertain future in the South African desert.
Kimon de Greef; Photos by Kent Andreasen

Insta of the Week: Solid Gold Star Wars Droid

Diamonds are a droid's best friend (yes those are real diamonds).
Beckett Mufson

This Chocolate Bunny Is $49k and Has Diamonds for Eyes

Martin Chiffers will sculpt the the crown jewel of your Easter basket.
Beckett Mufson

Gold Teeth God Is the Jewish Deity of Celebrity Grills

Ian Marks is a 23-year-old celebrity jeweler with nearly 40,000 followers on Instagram, hundreds of thousands of dollars in sales, and his own reality YouTube series. He also says he's a god.
Emerson Rosenthal
VICE Specials

Prison Tennis, Cambo, and Riff Raff's Diet: Latest on VICE

The backwoods of Alabama with Cambo, diamond mining in the Central African Republic, the weight gain diet with Riff Raff, and tennis with inmates.
VICE Staff

Here’s Why Russia and Canada Are Clamoring for the Arctic

The Arctic contains vast amounts of iron, ore, nickel, gold, and diamond and untapped oil and gas deposits. With climate changes opening up a new avenues for resource exploitation, the battle between Canada and Russia for arctic dominance is...
Aeyliya Husain