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VICELAND

Getting High on a Thai Tree with Psychoactive Leaves

'HAMILTON'S PHARMACOPEIA' investigates the science behind kratom, a Southeast Asian tree with psychotropic properties.
VICE Staff
12.12.17
nature

This Artist Turns Leaves into Patterned Works of Art

With a fine blade, Nina Pearse creates freeform motifs from Mother Nature.
Anna Marks
4.28.17
thump exclusive stream

Mister Saturday Night's Justin Carter Is a Pensive Singer-Songwriter on New Track

The track is off his forthcoming debut album, 'The Leaves Fall.'
Alexander Iadarola
1.17.17
Stuff

Eating Hallucinogenic Salvia Leaves in Oaxaca

Hamilton Morris seeks out a shaman to perform the traditional ceremony honoring the psychedelic Salvia divinorum plant on the new episode of 'Hamilton's Pharmacopeia.'
VICE Staff
11.9.16
Art

The Leafy Endeavors of a Handcarving Artist

Dessie Jeanne Marshall's intricate works are way finer than anything gold-leafed.
The Creators Project
1.21.16
videos

Watch This Giant Pile of Leaves Explode

It beats raking them.
Jason Koebler
11.20.15
Opinion

This Fall Foliage Map Shows You When to Expect Peak Autumn Gorgeousness

Why is everyone hating on fall?
Rachel Pick
9.25.15
Art

In New Mexico, a Robotic Butterfly Garden Awaits

Flutter by the latest robotic installation from designer, creative director and media artist, Ryan Wolfe.
Nicole Walsh
6.25.15
Art

Hypnotize Your Eyes with Wooden Zoetrope Sculptures

3D Zoetropes are even cooler paired with sweater weather.
Beckett Mufson
6.2.15
Drugs

Banned in the US, Qat Juice Is Buzzing in Israel

The psychostimulant plant known as qat—which contains compounds that are chemically similar to ephedrine and amphetamines—is banned in the US and much of Europe. But in Israel, it's legal, prolific, and delicious to chew.
Ilan Ben Zion
5.1.15
chile

Curanto is a Chilean Meat Feast Cooked in a Dirt Pit

I broke vegetarianism to revel in 'curanto,' a Chilean feast of meats, seafood, and potato dumplings wrapped in leaves and cooked in a fire pit.
Anna Furman
4.30.15
Art

Flower Artist Grows a Garden of Leaf People

We talked to Azuma Makoto about how (and why) he's turning people into shrubbery.
The Creators Project
4.22.15
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