near-death experience

The VICE Guide to Right Now Podcast

What Near-Death Experiences Might Tell Us About the Brain

"It can generate a sense of detachment from the body and the self and, at higher doses, a full-blown dissociative experience."
VICE Staff
The VICE Guide to Right Now

Bernie Sanders Saved a Girl's Life by Yelling 'Please Get Out of the Street!'

A true American hero.
Drew Schwartz
When the Drugs Hit

Why Does DMT Make You Feel Like You’re Dying?

Researchers dosed 13 people with DMT to investigate the similarities between DMT trips and near death experiences in the first study of its kind.
Daniel Oberhaus
bad days

I Survived Skydiving After My Parachute Failed

Brad Guy jumped out of a plane at 15,000 feet and hit the ground at 50 MPH.
Patrick Heardman
Post Mortem

Being in a Coma is Like One Long Lucid Dream

After contracting Legionnaires' disease, Stephanie Savage fell into a coma for six weeks. She dreamed about polar bears, ice cream, and scenes from science fiction movies.
Simon Davis
Perfect Worlds

You Can Pay $4,000 to Feel What It's Like to Die

Asia has a suicide problem. Can make-believe help?
Daniel Oberhaus

'I Drowned': Big Wave Surfer Greg Long on Death and Finding the Will to Come Back

Greg Long is an elite big wave surfer who nearly died doing what he loves. In this video, he reflects on that experience and getting back in the ocean that nearly killed him.
VICE Sports
Writer's Block

Letting Go and Getting up with Graffiti Writer Fuct D30

More often than not, a vandal claims that they took up graffiti as means of escaping a more grievous criminal life and it’s inevitable consequences. For Los Angeles writer Fuct, that's certainly the case.
Sammy Winston