emergencies

VICELAND

2 Chainz Digs Through a $10,000 Luxury Survival Kit on 'MOST EXPENSIVEST'

The VICELAND host went searching for the priciest way to prepare for the apocalypse.
VICE Staff
1.10.18
hurricane harvey

'Rescuing Pets Is Rescuing People,' Says Animal Rescue Worker in Texas

Animal shelters across the state are being cleared out to make room for displaced family pets.
Kaleigh Rogers
8.31.17
The VICE Guide to Right Now

Watch an On-Air Reporter Help Rescue Someone from the Storm in Texas

The journalist and her cameraman kept reporting after their station flooded and the storm worsened, helping to save a truck driver's life.
Drew Schwartz
8.28.17
The VICE Guide to Right Now

Two Escaped Ponies Had the Snow Day of Their Dreams on Staten Island

Until the NYPD caught up with them.
Drew Schwartz
3.14.17
disasters

Hold Onto Your Butts! It's World Earthquake Drill Day

Here's all the earthquake news you might've missed this year.
Meredith Rutland Bauer
10.20.16
Apple

Wireless Emergency Alerts of the Future Will Support Clickable Links

The current alerts, used for things like weather emergencies and Amber Alerts, only support text.
David Bixenspan
9.29.16
short circuit

The Tradeoffs of Imbuing Self-Driving Cars With Human Morality

When cars drive themselves, will they take human notions of morality into their decision-making?
Curtis Silver
8.25.16
Alaska

Sidelined In The Yukon

A concert in Alaska, fly fishing, eating with an Eskimo, and buying as much Carhartt gear as possible. Also some emergency surgery.
Action Bronson
4.7.16
How Scared Should I Be?

How Scared Should I Be of El Niño?

Here in Los Angeles, rain can be scary.
Mike Pearl
10.22.15
Obama

The Current Pacific-Northwest Wildfire Map is Fucking Terrifying

And it only keeps getting worse.
Michael Byrne
8.22.15
fire

A New Wave of Wildfires Is Punishing Oregon and Washington

Yellow sky, acrid air.
Michael Byrne
8.17.15
uk

The Future of Emergency Calls Is Texting

A new report argues that UK emergency call systems should be updated for the smartphone age.
Emiko Jozuka
7.8.15
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