MDMA Is Killing Trees + 4 Other Ways We’re Trashing the Planet
EXTINCTION UPDATE is an environmental alarm clock with five stories of human stupidity fucking up planet Earth, as well as some tips for how we can all help unfuck it.
Let Lee Explain
Paper Straws are Terrible for the Environment
Lee explains recycling.
Clues To Life on Mars May Live in the Mine-Dwelling Devil Worm
A mile under the Earth’s crust, inside the gold mines of South Africa, lie the deepest living animals on the planet: nematodes – or “Devil Worms” – the tiniest multicellular worms on Earth.
Simulating Mars Atop Earth's Largest Volcano
On top of the largest volcano on Earth, six scientists live in complete isolation to simulate life on Mars.
The People Speak
Can Climate Change Be Stopped?
VICE News asked people around the world about what they think are the big issues. Climate change was at the top of the list.
Beaver Slayers of Patagonia
We traveled to the southernmost tip of Chile to meet the beaver hunters in charge of crudely restoring order to its ecosystem.
Scrotum Frog Boner Juice
In parts of Peru, there's an ancient culinary delicacy that consists of liquefying a rare frog. Drinking the concoction is said to cure a wide range of ailments, including bronchitis, tuberculosis, asthma, arthritis, even impotence.