The History of Eyeliner

From Ancient Egypt to Twiggy, Prince, and YouTube tutorials, here's how eyeliner got into your makeup bag for good.
Leila Ettachfini
The VICE Guide to Right Now Podcast

Flying Eye Hospital

We talk about an airplane traveling across the globe to help train ophthalmologists and treat patients on this episode of 'The VICE Guide to Right Now Podcast.'
VICE Staff
Holy Shit

The FDA Approved a Treatment for One Type of Blindness

It's the first gene therapy for an inherited disease.
Jesse Hicks
global health

This Flying Hospital Trains Doctors to Fight Blindness Around the World

The majority of blindness cases are in the developing world a lot of them could be prevented or treated.
Clara Hogan

This Is What It's Like to Have No Internal Clock

Completely blind people lack light perception, which can mess with their lives in more ways than just abnormal sleep patterns.
Hannah Flynn
hard data

Your Eyes Could Offer Clues About Your Sexual Orientation

But research shows the response is much different in men than women.
Justin Lehmiller, PhD
staring at the sun

More Ways To Wreck Your Eyes Without Even Thinking About It

Most eye damage happens when you don't even realize it.
Michael Byrne
total eclipse 2017

How to Make a Pair of DIY Glasses to View the Solar Eclipse

And not burn out your eyeballs.
Jacob Dubé

An Optometrist Answers All Our Nightmarish Questions About Contact Lenses

That woman who left 27 contact lenses in one eye didn't know the half of it.
Zing Tsjeng
Holy Shit

Doctors Pulled 27 Contacts Out of a Woman's Right Eye

How do you store 27 contact lenses in one eye socket?!
Jesse Hicks
What's Freaking Me Out

I Wore My Contacts Too Much and My Eyes Went Rogue

"For decades, if I was awake, I was wearing contacts."
Melissa Meinzer
optical art

Do You See Marilyn Monroe or Albert Einstein in this Optical Illusion?

You can use this Einstein/Monroe illusion to determine how bad your eyes are.
Beckett Mufson