hurricane harvey

Life Inside

All the Crazy Things I Saw in Prison During Hurricane Harvey

We were stuck in a ghost town, and ours were the only lives left.
Deidre McDonald
Livable Planet

Climate Change-Fueled Natural Disasters Made 2017 the Costliest Weather Year Ever

The U.S. suffered 16 weather and climate disasters that each caused losses in excess of $1 billion, but recovery programs are trying to combat this new normal.
Meg Charlton
Can't Handle the Truth

The Ten Most Toxic Pieces of Fake News in 2017

A roundup of the year's ugliest, most damaging lies.
Mike Pearl
Livable Planet

Here's How the Deadliest Hurricanes Stack Up Against One Another

Nine out of ten costliest US storms have occurred in the past 20 years.
Aaron Barksdale
after the storm

Trump’s FCC Will Let Big Telecom Destroy Small Houston ISPs As It Rebuilds After Harvey

The FCC has rules in place to prevent Big Telecom from leaving local competitors in the lurch, but it’s currently scrapping those rules.
Kaleigh Rogers
Livable Planet

$180 Billion in Damage Later, Residents Still Need Longterm Harvey Relief Help

These are the local immediate aid charities and organizations that will ensure Houston and surrounding areas rebuild in the long run.
Kastalia Medrano
united states of addiction

People With Addiction Are Out of Luck During a Hurricane

Getting what you need in the middle of the chaos becomes nearly impossible.
Jessica Migala
Livable Planet

How Elected Officials Most Hit by Harvey and Irma Feel About Climate Change

After the devastation of Harvey and Irma, holding elected officials accountable for their stance on climate change is more important now than ever
Kastalia Medrano
The VICE Guide to Right Now

This Chainsaw-Wielding Nun Is Helping Clean Up After Irma

Sister Margaret Ann is metal as hell.
Drew Schwartz
The Rundown

Here’s How You Can Help the Survivors of Hurricane Irma Right Now

Your guide to what’s working, what’s not and what you can do about it.
Impact Staff
The VICE Morning Bulletin

The VICE Morning Bulletin

Hurricane Irma leaves 11 dead in the US, the United Nations approves new sanctions against North Korea, 'Wonder Woman' director to return for sequel, and more.
VICE Staff
How Not to Die

A Hurricane Harvey First Responder Got Flesh-Eating Bacteria from the Floodwaters

J.R. Atkins didn’t lose a limb (or his life) because he spotted it early.
Jesse Hicks