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It's So Cold Outside That Sharks Are Actually Freezing to Death

Three sharks washed up on the shores of Cape Cod this week after suffering "cold shock."
Lauren Messman

Arctic Circle Gonads Got Me High

Also known as "crow's balls" by locals in Northern Norway, these urchins are hand picked in the deep, frigid waters off the coast of a small town called Bodø.
Esben Holmboe Bang
Right to Repair

To Repair the Essential Phone, You Need to Literally Freeze It

iFixit gave the device a 1 out of 10 repairability score.
Louise Matsakis
daily vice

We Hear a Cryonics Rock Opera on Today's 'Daily VICE'

Matthew Deutsch is so invested in cryonics—the process of deep freezing a body with the hope of reanimating it at a later time—he wrote a rock opera about it.
VICE Staff
daily vice

We Investigate the Benefits of Cryotherapy on Today's 'Daily VICE'

VICE's Dylan Chenfeld heads to a Manhattan cryosauna to find out why people are paying hundreds of dollars to stand in freezing temperatures for a few minutes.
VICE Staff

Why Victims 'Freeze Up' During Sexual Assaults

It's a disturbingly common belief that people who are raped should respond in two ways—fight or flight. I know that's not how I responded.
Jackie Hong

What It Was Like Growing Up in a City 'Colder Than Mars'

"I hate Winnipeg" might be the most famous lyric written about my home city, but I can't help but think how the godawful winters helped make us eccentric weirdos.
Kristel Jax

Two Long Shirtless Minutes in the Snow Through the Lens of an Infrared Camera

A reminder not to strip your clothes off in the wintry Scottish highlands.
Rachel Pick
New York

New York's Health Department Wants to Freeze All of Its Sushi

The NY Department of Health is currently considering new requirements that would mandate that all raw fish used for sushi be frozen—but most of it likely already is.
Hilary Pollack

True North Strong and Freezing: Igloofest 2015 Did Canada Proud

Mittens and minus-degree weather are just part of the experience.
Rachael D’Amore