Morgue

THE FUTURE OF TECH ISSUE

Facing Death at a Morgue on the US-Mexico Border

Motherboard's Brian Anderson recalls the sights and scents from his first trip to the municipal morgue in Ciudad Juárez.
Brian Anderson
2.24.17
10 Questions You Always Wanted to Ask

Ten Questions You Always Wanted to Ask a Coroner

A chat with a real-life doctor of death.
Justin Caffier
2.6.17
NSFW

I Spent a Day with an Embalmer

WARNING: This post contains graphic images.
Clément Pouré
9.21.16
VICE INTL

The Cost of Dying in Greece

Due to the economy it's hard enough to live in Greece, but exorbitant burial costs, limited cemetery space, and endless bureaucracy make dying almost as difficult.
VICE Staff
10.29.15
haunted

You Can Drink Rum Punch Next to a Grave at Key West's Most Haunted Bar

When most people think of an ideal bar, death is probably not in the picture. But Captain Tony’s Saloon in Key West, Florida somehow does morbidity right.
Caroline Herter
10.26.15
Stuff

What Happens When You Donate Your Body to Science?

It takes courage to give away the only thing that is truly yours, even if you're already dead.
Joe Bish
10.15.15
Stuff

'Practically Everybody Is Capable of Murder': An Interview with a Forensic Pathologist

If you die a violent death, chances are you'll soon be on a cold table in front of someone like Eva Schemer.
Philipp Bürkler
6.4.15
Stuff

Meet the Irish Catholic Priest Who Ministers to Inmates on Indonesia's Death Row

Father Charlie Burrows is often the last man people speak to before they face a firing squad.
Denham Sadler
5.6.15
vice

Russian Roulette (Dispatch 101)

VICE News travels to the bomb-ridden remains of Donetsk Airport, where Ukrainian prisoners of war are being ordered to dig out the bodies of their fallen comrades, under the command of pro-Russia separatists.
VICE News
3.13.15
iraq

Inside Baghdad's Increasingly Crowded Morgue

VICE News visited Baghdad morgue, where bodies are beginning to arrive at the fastest rate in years, and many appear to have been executed.
John Beck
7.24.14
Stuff

Career Day

What is the grossest? A leper? A dead rabbit with flies swarming in its entrails maybe? How about your parents having sex? That's nothing. Check out what 24 year-old Paul McRae sees everyday in a coroner's office.
Gavin Power
12.1.00