smell

The VICE Guide to Right Now

Passengers Hospitalized After Mysterious 'Dirty Socks' Odor Stinks Up Plane

And a Hazmat team couldn't figure out why the smell made people sick.
River Donaghey
7.27.18
The VICE Guide to Right Now

This BO Breathalyzer Will Sniff Your Armpits So Your Friends Won't Have To

Consider your nose obsolete.
Drew Schwartz
6.27.18
The VICE Guide to Right Now

A Man Allegedly Smelled So Terrible His Flight Had to Make an Emergency Landing

People were reportedly puking and fainting in their seats.
River Donaghey
6.1.18
ten questions

Ten Questions You Always Wanted to Ask Someone with No Sense of Smell

"I've gotten food poisoning from spoiled food that, as far as I could tell, was in otherwise perfect condition."
Luis Carreño
4.3.18
mental health

Why Eating Disorders Affect Body Odor

Some sufferers say they observe a smell like Play-Doh, others say it's more like ammonia.
Maggie Coggan
8.29.17
daily vice

The New Speed Dating Craze Is Smelling Your Suitors' Armpits

On this episode of 'Daily VICE,' VICE's Bupé Bhima heads to a bar in London to see if she can sniff her way to love at a pheromone speed dating event.
VICE Staff
6.15.16
Stuff

Everything Stores Do to Trick You into Buying More Stuff

Music in shops is getting louder, says the 'Daily Mail,' but what other sorts of witchcraft are retailers using to make us impulse buy?
Mac Hackett
6.3.16
Stuff

Why Does BO Sometimes Smell Like Weed?

Body odor that smells like pot is a real phenomenon, according to some of the world's most eminent biologists and cannabis experts.
Nathan A. Thompson
2.1.16
uk

Why Children Should Be Banned from Pubs

For starters, they don't buy anyone a drink.
Laurence Rivers
9.4.15
Stuff

Martynka Wawrzyniak Smells Like a 12-Year-Old Living on an Organic Farm

Tomorrow, artist Martynka Wawrzyniak will open her new show, “Smell Me,” in which she displays the results of her year-long project to collect and synthesize the aromatic elements that make up her personal stink, which, it turns out, smells pretty good.
Christian Storm
10.19.12
tech

Shooting the Shit

War reeks. If smells can sometimes act as forceful memory triggers, it’s no surprise that militaries found a way to robotize the stink and use it as a tool of deception, dispersion, or fear.
Brian Anderson
9.7.12
The Music Issue

Tidbits

Chopping off a guy's dick is gross. Chopping off a guy's dick who has super-serious venereal warts is mega-gross.
VICE Staff
12.1.05