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The Fiction Issue 2015

Akhil Sharma and Aleksandar Hemon Discuss Poverty, Happiness, and Publishing

What do two writers talk about when you sit them down with each other and a tape recorder?
VICE Staff
6.10.15
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Game Designer Tim Schafer and Elijah Wood Discuss the Making of ‘Broken Age’

The acclaimed video game maker and actor tell us about the very modern creation of an old-fashioned adventure.
Chris Schilling
5.26.15
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'The Inception of Zombie Wars,' by Aleksandar Hemon

Writing is nothing if not carrying the hopeless, backbreaking burden of decisions devoid of consequences.
Aleksandar Hemon
5.25.15
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The Sluggish Race to Guard the Earth Against Meteors

In the last two decades NASA reported nearly 600 exploding meteorites, many as large as 60 feet, rattling the thermosphere like dynamite. Is anyone worried about that?
Rory Tolan
5.22.15
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The Government Won’t Let Me Watch Them Kill Bison, so I’m Suing

I think that if the public knew what was being done to the Yellowstone herd, people might demand a change in policy.
Christopher Ketcham
5.21.15
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Writers, Scientists, and Climate Experts Discuss How to Save the World from Climate Change

Should we have fewer kids? Improve our farming techniques? Reform the energy market? Or just get better at helping one another?
VICE Staff
5.20.15
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Trucks and Children Are Sucking the Beaches of Morocco Dry

A critical ingredient in concrete, glass, and microchips, sand is a hot commodity—and in Morocco, illegal sand extraction costs the government $1.1 billion in unpaid taxes.
Manon Quérouil and Véronique de Viguerie
5.19.15
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Getting Back to Basics at a Primitivist School

At ROOTS, you can learn how to make a longbow the way our premodern ancestors did—but can you learn how to live?
Aaron Lake Smith
5.15.15
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The Baffling, Gruesome Plague That Is Causing Sea Stars to Tear Themselves to Pieces

"They twisted their arms together," a marine biologist said, "and they'd pull and pull and pull, until one of them came off... It was horrific."
Nathaniel Rich
5.13.15
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The Ecotourism Industry Is Saving Tanzania’s Animals and Threatening Its Indigenous People

For more than a century, the Maasai have been corralled into smaller and smaller pieces of land in order to conserve the environment and precious animals—and to make room for deluxe suites and armies of tourists.
Jean Friedman-Rudovsky
5.12.15
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My Tiny House Experiment

For years I've been hearing about tiny houses' benefits—their eco-friendliness, their manageability—so I finally decided to try it out for myself.
Edith Zimmerman
5.11.15
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We Blew It: A Time Line of Human Impact on the Planet

Can we get a do-over? Pretty please?
Haisam Hussein
5.8.15
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