James Wilt

Weed Week

Growing Weed Is Pretty Bad for the Environment

The problems go way beyond the amount of water and electricity needed for marijuana crops.
James Wilt
4.18.17
News

The World Is Running Out of Fish Faster Than We Thought

New research suggests the number of fish caught for consumption is double what is being reported.
James Wilt
12.15.16
News

The Climate Apocalypse Has Already Arrived for People Living in the Arctic

The 60,000 Inuit people living in 53 communities throughout the Arctic are already seeing immediate concerns.
VICE Staff
11.21.16
Stuff

Why This Canadian Province Is Slaughtering All Its Wolves

The government has commissioned the killing of well over 1,000 wolves in the past decade after destroying the land of its prey—the caribou.
James Wilt
2.26.16
News

We Asked Scientists How Much Better Canada Will Be with Stephen Harper Gone

VICE spoke with four top scientists to find out how the new Canadian government can go about improving science in the country.
James Wilt
10.26.15
Music

Buffy Sainte-Marie on Winning the Polaris Prize, Viet Cong, and Indigenous Activism

After winning the biggest prize in Canadian music this week, the long-time activist dispenses advice on how to fight the Man.
James Wilt
9.24.15
News

Canadian Conservatives May Have to Start Caring What Young Voters Think

Historically, the Conservatives haven't needed young voters to win—but that could be changing.
James Wilt
8.25.15
Stuff

This Montreal Artist Is Putting Dildos in Canadian Prime Minister Stephen Harper’s Hands

"Harper talks with his hands, so I try to find some picture that I can put a dildo in."
James Wilt
8.19.15
Stuff

We Went to a Petroleum Trade Show to See How Hard Failling Oil Prices Have Hit the Industry

The industry may be going through a tough time, but Calgary's Global Petroleum Show was still a lavish affair.
James Wilt
6.11.15