graves

movies

My Quest to Find Air Bud's Grave

You can tell a lot about a society by how it honors its fallen heroes.
Joe Veix
1.9.18
VICE News Tonight on HBO

The bodies of missing people are rapidly turning up in Mexico

The bodies of missing people are rapidly turning up in Mexico
David Noriega
10.5.17
LGBTQ

The Growing Movement to Memorialize Queerness After Death

LGBTQ representation is increasing in both cemeteries and obituaries.
Simon Davis
7.5.17
Revenge

Ancient Graves Suggest Revenge Killings Are Older Than We Thought

Strange grave sites suggest burial was a way to continue cycle of violence.
Meredith Rutland Bauer
11.1.16
Art

Visit the Macabre Exhibition Full of Fleshy Sculptures and a Coffin Playroom

“For too long death has been owned by funeral directors, hidden behind dusty net curtains and plastic flowers.”
Anna Marks
10.29.16
Stuff

How Can I Get My Parents to Stop Talking About Death?

While they might have accepted their inevitable demise, getting a 20-something a grave plot is sure-fire recipe for existential disaster.
Manisha Krishnan
3.31.16
COLOMBIA

In Landfill Atop Medellin, Colombia Begins Work on Exhuming Bodies in Mass Grave

As many as 300 bodies could be buried at the sit high above Medellin, a city that is seeking to shed its violent reputation. "The pain is completely the same since that day," a woman whose husband went missing tells us.
Joe Parkin Daniels
7.30.15
vice

Romania's Gravediggers Are the One Link Between the Country's Many Religions

Romania has 18 religions, none of which have very much in common with each whatsoever—bar the fact all believers are buried by the same men.
Remus Țiplea
6.9.15
VICE INTL

Russian Grave Robbers

A group of "black diggers" have come together to illegally unearth the remains of World War II soldiers and sell the military artifacts.
VICE Staff
3.20.15
Travel

The Isolated Island Where New York's Unknown and Unclaimed Are Buried

Hundreds of thousands of bodies lie under the ground in Hart Island, but despite the efforts of activists, it remains difficult for families to find out if their relatives are buried there.
Tess A. Owen
2.20.15
VICE News

A New Antibiotic Offers Hope in the Global War on Superbugs

Today: Venezuela's economic woes continue, a study finds fracking caused Ohio's earthquakes, and a new antibiotic offers hope in the global war on superbugs. ​
VICE Staff
1.10.15
Post Mortem

The Graves of the Rich and Famous in Los Angeles Will Make Your Apartment Look Pathetic

If you've got the dough, you can be buried among the Hollywood elite in luxury cemeteries so extravagant that they attract graveyard tourists.
Simon Davis
12.29.14
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