VWN DEVELOPING NEWS / web
“She Was Inhaling Deeply”
Andrew McConnell grew up during the Troubles in Northern Ireland - now he captures the lives of ordinary people living in conflict zones, rather than those holding a gun.
Teenage Scientists Launch a Rocket in to Space
For the first time in history, an independent group of college students is launching a rocket into space.
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.
VICE Labs / S1 EP247
Watch This Spliff Fly Into Space
In honour of Weed Week on VICELAND it seemed appropriate to send a spliff into space. Enjoy this video of a spliff reaching 32.4km into the atmosphere.
Orbit at The Whitney
In February, The Whitney Museum of American Art presented Red In View (Orbit), a 10 day continuous performance art piece by artists MPA, Amapola Prada, and Elizabeth Marcus-Sonenberg.
Should Humans Try to Contact Alien Civilizations?
Motherboard meets with Doug Vakoch, founder of METI International, an organization dedicated to sending interstellar messages to extraterrestrial lifeforms.
Tracking Bacteria on the Space Station Could Help Us Survive Beyond Earth
Dr. Chris Mason is using genetics to understand how humans will prepare for -and defend themselves against— life in space.
Biology of Contact
Motherboard meets up with Lynn Rothschild, an astrobiologist at NASA who is working to define life in space.
The Best Space Holiday Money Can Buy
The tourism industry has its sights set on the next frontier: space.
Lucy McRae on Creativity and the Human Body as Art | Visionaries, Episode 2
In this episode of Visionaries, we meet Lucy McRae, a self-described science fiction artist, filmmaker, and body architect who eventually wants to go to space.
The Process / web
Reanimating Kubrick in Operation Avalanche
This film blurs all boundaries between film and reality.
The Process / web
Creating Cutting-Edge Sci-Fi with Analog Effects | The Process
In form and execution, Approaching The Unknown solidifies our fascinations with Mars as the next great frontier for science and civilization.