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Inside India's Temple of Holy Rats

Worshippers believe the 20,000 or so rats, which live inside the temple, are reincarnated descendants of a Hindu goddess.
Matt Blomberg
12.6.16
Stuff
Stuff

Learn to Live with Rats, Because You Already Do

Rats eat 42 billion tons of our food each year worldwide and cost the United States an estimated $19 billion annually. They have earned our fear but deserve our respect.
VICE Staff
9.16.16
Gallery
Gallery

People Show Us Their Most Embarrassing Possessions

Expired ecstasy pills, frozen rats and childhood photos of Harry Styles.
Chris Bethell
9.1.16
meat
meat

Turns Out Your Burger Has Rat Meat and Human DNA in It

Is that going to stop you paying €15 for one next time you're at the pub? NO IT IS NOT.
Joel Golby
5.13.16
Comics
Comics

Big Rat Eats Small Rat

If you want to win the rat race you just have to be the biggest, hungriest rat, right? Find out in this new comic by Berliac.
Berliac
4.20.15
Stuff
Stuff

New York Got Richer, Weirder and Angrier in 2014

The rent stayed high, hip-hop stayed strange, the police stayed awful and a lot of people wanted Taylor Swift to stay away.
Harry Cheadle and Wilbert Cooper
12.18.14
The VICE Report
The VICE Report

The Return of the Black Death

Plague returns to Madagascar’s rural highlands.
Benjamin Shapiro
9.26.14
The VICE Report
The VICE Report

The Return of the Black Death

We went to Madagascar in the fall of 2013 because the village of Beranimbo had been an epicenter of a black plague outbreak that resulted in nearly 600 cases and more than 90 deaths across the country. Madagascar reports the most instances of the...
Benjamin Shapiro
9.26.14
The Humongous Fungus Among Us Issue
The Humongous Fungus Among Us Issue

The Hot Zone: Black Death Returns to Madagascar

The black plague returns to Madagascar's rural highlands.
Benjamin Shapiro
9.21.14
FOOD
FOOD

I Ate Out of Wheelie Bins in Denmark for Two Weeks

And saved enough money to pay for a month's rent.
Jackie Hong
7.9.14
Stuff
Stuff

New Zealand Students Can Buy Beers with Rats

Saving the environment one drink at a time.
Laetitia Laubscher
4.18.14
Stuff
Stuff

I'm Scared of Storks

The stork: A vulture scrotum affixed to a two-foot-long pair of rusted old scissors.
Thomas Morton
8.7.12