Vice Guide to Right Now

We Finally Know Why Garfield Phones Washed Up on French Beaches for 30 Years

Since the 1980s hundreds of phones featuring the likeness of our favorite Monday-hatin’ cat washed up in France and no one knew why.
Mack Lamoureux

America's Next Water Contamination Crisis May Already Be Here

The family of chemicals called PFAS have been used in everything from carpeting to fast food wrappers. They also may have contaminated America's water.
Sam Easter

'Big City Life,' Today's Comic by Zane Zlemeša

In their attempt to eliminate cars and humans, a bunch of cats cause a huge traffic jam.
Zane Zlemeša

Your Dog Is Ruining the Environment

Bad news for pet owners.
Tom Usher
The VICE Guide to Right Now

Tourists Have Officially Ruined the Beach from 'The Beach'

Environmental scientists have had to shut down the idyllic spot made unsustainably popular by Leonardo DiCaprio's 2000 film.
Adam Forrest
climate change

The Woman Going After Big Energy for the Typhoon That Killed Her Family

Can polluters be held legally responsible for the damage wrought by climate change? We may find out soon.
Geoff Dembicki
The VICE Morning Bulletin

The VICE Morning Bulletin

​Democrats roll in off-year elections, ​Spanish court voids Catalan declaration of independence​, ​​Trump calls North Korea a "hell that no person deserves," and more.
VICE Staff
The VICE Morning Bulletin

The VICE Morning Bulletin

CIA says North Korea nearly capable of nuclear attack, protesters shut down Richard Spencer at his own rally, Senate passes Republican budget plan, and more.
VICE Staff

How Drones and Augmented Reality Can Help Cities Map Air Pollution

Researchers are helping to tell urban stories through data visualization, flying sensors, and digital storytelling.
VICE Staff
environmental art

These Delicious-Looking Popsicles Are Full of Trash

Three Taiwanese art students froze samples of their city’s water in order to call attention to their nation's pollution problem.
Dyllan Furness
environmental art

Kids Are Playing with a "Dead Whale" in the Philippines—Here's Why

Greenpeace makes a big statement about ocean pollution.
Andrew Salomone

'SMOG,' Today's Comic by Bridget Meyne

In this polluted world, a girl is on a mission to find a way to avoid all the toxins in our air.
Bridget Meyne