Strange

Science Solved It

Scientists Can’t Fully Explain These Strange Floating Lights in Texas

Researchers have been able to decipher half the mystery of the Marfa lights, but some things are still unexplained.
Kaleigh Rogers
5.9.17
Art

Not Dead Yet: Painter Aleksandra Waliszewska Makes Nightmares Look Beautiful

Not Dead Yet is a column dedicated to finding experimental, funny, and out-of-this-world artists.
Lorelei Ramirez
3.19.16
Holy Shit

Stream Julia Holter's New Record 'Have You In My Wilderness" in Full

One of the best you'll hear this year.
John Hill
9.17.15
Premieres

Introducing Desert Sound Colony and His Video "The Way I Began"

This is an origin story with no origin.
Kim Taylor Bennett
10.3.14
Words

Herbert Returns With the 'Part 7' EP, Four Tunes of Twisted Club Music

Stream the illustrious British producer's entire new release and prepare to get freaked out.
David Garber
9.9.14
videos

Turn the Strange Levels to 11 with Mustard Pimp's New Video for Dim Mak

Plus a free download that will have you feeling like 3AM Saturday all over again.
David Garber
3.10.14
the vice reader

Chuck Palahniuk Is Keeping Portland Strange

I listened to the author of Fight Club wax poetic on Stumptown, "liminoid events," Occupy Wall Street, and his father's pornography.
Peter Rugh
1.17.14
Design

Best Of The Rest: The Week In Creativity

Invisible bike helmets, Murakami, and plenty of food art.
TCP Staff
11.8.13
The Holding Court Issue

Selling Safe Sex to the Developing World

DKT International, an NGO that provides birth control throughout the developing world, is among the organizations trying to contain the country’s population bomb, and it’s doing so with condom commercials that are too hot for Pakistani TV.
Harry Cheadle
11.4.13
Motherboard Blog

The Beijing Man Who Built a Fake Mountaintop on His Penthouse Now Has to Destroy It

A Beijing professor's cyberpunk dream is dying.
Derek Mead
8.13.13
Motherboard Blog

A Chat With the Twitter Mystery Known As @PTCruiserUSA

The so-called "Top Car on Twitter" speaks.
Abraham Riesman
7.22.13
Fashion

Why Is Everyone at the Tribeca Film Festival Wearing a Funny Hat?

The most prevalent trend I've uncovered at Tribeca is hats. I'm not sure why filmic folks love to cover their domes with statement-making headpieces, but maybe it says something about their sexuality—like bandanas at a leather club. Could wearing a...
Wilbert L. Cooper
4.25.13
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