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The Unbearable Stress of Being in a Community Under Attack

The life-altering, stressful impacts of ICE raids and shooting massacres don’t end with the events themselves. So how are people attempting to cope under constant threat?
Minerva Canto
8.5.19
VICE News Tonight on HBO

What it's like to survive as a cab driver in Yemen

Like millions of his fellow citizens, Saber is feeling the brunt of being caught in a proxy war between Iran and Saudi Arabia.
Amel Guettatfi
1.14.18
Foreign-Made Goods

We Sent US Soldiers to World War I With Barely Any Gear

How under-equipped American troops adapted to using foreign weapons tech as they entered the Great War.
David Longenbach
4.9.17
water

We Should All Be Drinking Recycled Pee

Astronauts do it. Why can't we?
Kate Lunau
3.22.17
Asteroid Mining

A Weird Canadian Tax Incentive Could Get Space Mining Off the Ground

“Space mining is going to happen whether Canada wants it to or not.”
Bryson Masse
2.16.17
deep sea mining

We Need to Regulate the Seabed Before Mining Companies Destroy It

Commercial activity on the bottom of the ocean may destroy ecosystems we don’t even know exist.
Daniel Oberhaus
2.6.17
water

Singapore Is Putting the US to Shame with Water Conservation

The average person in Singapore uses 40 gallons of water per day, compared to 100 gallons in the US.
Meredith Rutland Bauer
1.3.17
Interviews

The Standing Rock Water Protectors Aren’t Leaving

We asked water protectors around camp what they plan to do after Dakota Access Pipeline construction was halted.
Avery White
12.9.16
Art

All the Art You Can Watch Online This Black Friday

A mega-list of free, online art resources so you can fight consumerism by consuming knowledge.
Masha (Maria) Koblyakova
11.25.16
water

Bolivia Declares Water Emergency, El Niño Blamed

"We have to be prepared for the worst," says Bolivia’s president.
Meredith Rutland Bauer
11.22.16
News

This List of Fake News Websites Proliferating on Facebook Is Staggering

A media professor assembled a list of known purveyors of fake news for the sake of her students. But it's now public, and has grown to include nearly 150 websites.
Samantha Cole
11.15.16
Gaming

Are the Drones in 'No Man's Sky' Where Conservation Is Heading?

In 'No Man's Sky,' conservations drones attack you if you start carting off too much of a planet's resources.
Leif Johnson
8.12.16
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