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Whale Freed From Harness Was 'Likely' Trained by Russian Navy

We talked to the Norwegian marine biologist who freed a beluga whale from a harness that said "Equipment of St. Petersburg."
Sarah Emerson
4.29.19
The VICE Guide to Right Now

Someone Illegally Drove a Real-Life Mario Kart over Tokyo’s Rainbow Bridge

Police are still on the lookout for the driver, who had disappeared into the night by the time they arrived.
Gavin Butler
4.24.19
Sex

Why Climbing Mt. Everest Gives People Weird Boners

We spoke to a mountaineer about the effect high altitude has on blood pressure... and dicks.
Laura Roscioli
4.5.19
tv

Animation Handles Big Feelings Better Than Live-Action

'BoJack Horseman' is one of many cartoons that capture something deeply realistic about depression precisely because their environments are not.
Emma Garland
9.28.18
Motherboard

Watch This Liquid Membrane Filter Let Big Stuff Through and Keep Small Stuff Out

This mind-melting filter works in the opposite way that you would expect.
Sarah Emerson
9.6.18
New music

This Is What Aphex Twin's Hell-Born Children Look Like Now, Feel Old Yet?

The image accompanies "T69 Collapse," the first single from Aphex Twin's forthcoming 'Collapse' EP.
Alex Robert Ross
8.7.18
Munchies

I Made Blood Sausage Using My Own Blood

While the bag slowly filled up with half a liter of my blood, I stared into the distance. What would my mom think if she saw me sitting in my living room like this?
Gwen van der Zwan
7.27.18
Travel

People Told Us Their Weirdest Road Trip Stories

"I hope you don’t mind if I take a little detour" is the last thing you want to hear when you're hitchhiking.
Mica Lemiski
5.18.18
Don't Fear The​ ​​Reaper

A Carolina Reaper Pepper Sent a Man to the Hospital With ‘Thunderclap’ Headaches

It’s the first report of this kind of thing happening.
Kate Lunau
4.9.18
all the good shit

(Sandy) Alex G Just Quietly Uploaded a New Song

The track—called "fay"—appeared on his personal YouTube account last night.
Ryan Bassil
1.19.18
No Really Why?

Meet the Woman Who Created a Coffee for Dogs Called ‘Rooffee’

Agota Jakutyte, the product’s creator, assured me she’s serious.
Louise Matsakis
10.26.17
Interviews

Liars Didn't Want Us to Use the Word "Vaporwave" in This Headline

Dear Angus: Sorry for the headline, but we think the eighth Liars record 'TFCF' is fuckin' great, so we hope you'll forgive us.
Zachary Lipez
8.24.17
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