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Motherboard

The Weather Channel Is Using Unreal Engine to Show How Dangerous Hurricane Florence Is

The technology that powers blockbuster video games is visualizing the destruction caused by powerful storms.
Matthew Gault
9.14.18
energy

Climate Change Exacerbates Hurricane Florence as America Becomes World’s Leading Crude Oil Producer

Hurricane Florence will make landfall in the Carolinas on the same day the US Department of Energy announces that the US has likely surpassed Russia and Saudi Arabia in crude oil production.
Becky Ferreira
9.13.18
WTF

American Exchange Students in Italy Start Fire by Cooking Pasta Without Water

There are cooking failures, and then there are cooking failures so bad that you piss off the entire country of Italy.
Jelisa Castrodale
3.21.18
florence

'Florence' Is a Heartbreakingly Familiar Story of Everyday Relationships

You don't "do" very much in 'Florence,' but that doesn't make it any less effective.
Patrick Klepek
3.13.18
VWOS Season 2

Bareknuckle Boxing Meets MMA in Calcio Storico: VWOS Rivals

In Florence, history is honored when fresh blood is spilled in an ancient game.
VICE Sports
1.10.18
Munchies

This Farm Is Occupied by Squatters Who Are Making Incredible Olive Oil

The abandoned hillside location on the outskirts of Chianti is run by a collective of farmers without a boss.
Diletta Sereni
1.5.18
VICELAND

Inside the Brutal Ancient Italian Sport That Combines Football, Wrestling, and Rugby

On a new episode of 'VICE World of Sports,' we check out one of the most violent showdowns on earth—Florence's 'Calcio Storico.'
VICE Staff
3.8.17
10 Questions

Ten Questions You Always Wanted to Ask an Agoraphobe

"I've had months where the guy at the bakery downstairs was the only person I talked to who wasn't a relative or one of my five close friends."
Niccolò Carradori
1.26.17
Art

A Giant Donald Trump Rooster Invaded China | Last Week in Art

And Nintendo dished out a New Years miracle.
Nathaniel Ainley
1.3.17
Art

These Sculptures and Paintings Are Artifacts of Female Suffering

Step inside Gaetano Pesce's exhibit full of blood, sweat, and tears.
Sami Emory
11.29.16
Fast Food

Why McDonald’s Is Suing This Italian City for 18 Million Euros

What has Florence done to anger the global burger chain?
Phoebe Hurst
11.10.16
Cocktails

Inside Florence's First Speakeasy

After more than a year of construction and renovation, the historic city of Florence is now home to the cocktail-driven bar Rasputin, named after the famously hard-to-kill faith healer.
Coral Sisk
6.10.16
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