The VICE Guide to Right Now

You Can See Smoke from the California Wildfires All the Way Over in NYC

It traveled 3,000 miles and formed a visible haze in parts of New Jersey and New York.
River Donaghey
The VICE Guide to Right Now

Smoke-Filled Delta 'Flight from Hell' Evacuated in Latest Airplane Nightmare

One passenger said the fumes made her "instantly dizzy" and left her feeling "faint and sick" even after she left the plane.
Drew Schwartz

Will an Air Purifier Actually Help With Allergies?

The air in your home can be even nastier than the air outside.
Michelle Malia
Hypochondriacs Unite

The Germaphobe's Guide to Sharing a Joint

Could smoking in a cypher, which is theoretically like tongue kissing everyone in it, land you a stomach virus?
Shannon Thomas

Why Is a Simulated Smoke Flag Flying Over Texas?

John Gerrard tips his hat to America's oil consumption.
Nathaniel Ainley
Weed Week

Searching for the Origin of the Internet's Most Overused Weed Photo

Where the hell does “Roll It, Lick It, Smoke It” actually come from?
Peter Slattery
Weed Week

If You're Not Smoking Out of a Unicorn Bowl, You're Doing It Wrong

Seattle ceramics artist Katie Marks also makes tiny, smokeable kitten and geode pipes.
Kara Weisenstein
Weed Week

How the IRS Screws Legal Weed Businesses

The IRS targets legal cannabis businesses. Now the industry is fighting back.
David Bienenstock
The Tight Squeeze Issue

We Reviewed March's Best Books, Music, and Movies

From Catalonian cartoonist Joan Cornellà’s heartbreakingly horrible comics to the new album from black metal band Woe, we reviewed the best of March 2017.
Andrew Katzenstein, Joe Bish, Malcolm Thorndike Nicholson, and more

How to Make a World-Class Cocktail Out of Berlin's Convenience Store Booze

In Berlin, we are fortunate enough to have convenience stores called Spätkaufs that cater to drunks and stoners in the darkest hours of the night. I decided to try my hand at making cocktails out of ingredients that you can gather from the Spätkauf at...
Julius Theis

Explore The Manipulative Power of Perception In This Architectural Laser Sculpture

Lasers and smoke collide in the complex animations of 'Captured Atmospheres.'
Nathaniel Ainley

Pyrotechnic Photos of Smoldering Pumpkins and Smoke-Bombed Squash

Your food photos may be lip-smacking, but they're nowhere near as explosive as Maciek Jasik's veggie portraits.
Kara Weisenstein