drug culture

Drugs

2C-B Is the Drug Taking Over the UK's Clubs

For decades, only psychedelic connoisseurs knew about 2C-B, but in recent years knowledge has spread, leading more and more dealers to sell it on the darknet.
James Nolan
3.5.19
Comics!

'Finnish Crustcore Is Not for Amateurs,' Today's Comic by Pedro D'Apremont

Two high school students go to a show on a school night and find out that partying like a rock star is not as glamorous as it appears.
Pedro D'Apremont
2.15.18
collages

Insanely Turnt Drug Collages by Miami Artist Ahol Sniffs Glue

The artist's 'Cellular Fuckery' is launching as a limited-edition book at Rightside Recordings on Saturday.
Emerson Rosenthal
6.16.17
Stuff

​Drug Dealers Explain Their Marketing Strategies

"A few years ago I started putting my molly in gel capsules with red and white halves and calling them Pokéballs."
Justin Caffier
8.12.16
Features

We Asked Some Experts Why Weed and Music Go So Well Together

Investigating the science behind one of the world's best pairings.
Gigen Mammoser
4.20.16
Weed

A Professional Stoner Explains How to Smoke Pot Properly in 2016

As marijuana goes mainstream, our resident expert David Bienenstock offers some advice on how to keep up.
Seth Ferranti
4.11.16
Stuff

We Asked a Philosopher Whether or Not It’s OK to Do Drugs

What would John Stewart Mill say about weed? Are psychedelics OK if they expand your mind? Are drugs a bad thing from a moral standpoint? We asked an expert.
Amber Roberts
1.27.16
lit up

How the Most Extreme Trips on Erowid Transformed Modern Drug Culture

How Erowid harnessed the communitarian spirit of the early web to change the way we use and understand drugs.
Adam Rothstein
11.25.15
Stuff

Stoners Explain Why They Prefer Crappy Weed

Pot is more plentiful and powerful than ever, but low-grade shake still has its fans.
Zach Sokol
10.4.15
Stuff

Why You Make Art When You're on Ambien

You're not the only one who turns into Picasso after 10 mg of Ambien.
Sophie Saint Thomas
8.8.15
VICE News

Back from the Brink: Heroin's Antidote

VICE News went to Massachusetts to see how effective Narcan—a nasal spray that can halt opiate overdoses instantly—has been in stopping fatal overdoses.
VICE Staff
12.2.14