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First Animal to Survive in Space

First Animal to Survive in Space
Tardigrades or “Water Bears” are the only creatures that can survive the extreme conditions in the vacuum of outer space. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=7W194GQ6fHI

Underground LSD Palace

Underground LSD Palace
Former goth stripper Krystle Cole talks about her time spent living in a subterranean missile silo converted into a luxurious LSD manufacturing facility. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=r7qliVpGEk0

A Day with a Russian Billionaire

A Day with a Russian Billionaire
To see how the .00001% lives, we met up with infamous Russian oligarch Sergey Veremeenko and spent quality time hog-hunting and helicopter-joyriding at his private estate outside Moscow. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Gye8ukFO-9s

Inside North Korea

Inside North Korea
Vice founder Shane Smith managed to get into North Korea after a year and half of trying and is witness to the craziness of this hermit nation. Crazy is actually kind of an understatement. Part 1: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=24R8JObNNQ4 Part 2: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=xw46Ll-Zy4s PArt 3: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=3HJj85K_7MQ

World’s Scariest Drug

World's Scariest Drug
VICE’s Ryan Duffy went to Colombia to check out a strange and powerful drug called Scopolamine, also known as “The Devil’s Breath.” It’s a substance so intense that it renders a person incapable of exercising free will. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ToQ8PWYnu04

The Cannibal Warlords of Liberia

The Cannibal Warlords of Liberia
VICE travels to West Africa to rummage through the messy remains of a country ravaged by 14 years of civil war. The former child soldiers who were forced into war have been left to fend for themselves, the murderous warlords who once led them in cannibalistic rampages have taken up as so-called community leaders, and new militias are lying in wait for the opportunity to reclaim their country from a government they rightly mistrust. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ZRuSS0iiFyo

The Japanese Love Industry

The Japanese Love Industry
Japan has the fastest negative population growth in the world, and that’s because hardly anyone is having babies. In these difficult times, the Japanese are putting marriage and families on the back burner and seeking recreational love and affection as a form of cheap escape with no strings attached. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=qpZbu7J7UL4

Real Life Ukrainian Barbie

Real Life Ukrainian Barbie
The world knows Valeria Lukyanova as the girl who turned herself into a real-life Barbie doll. Controversy has surrounded her every move since her computer-perfect visage went viral last year. However, what most of the world doesn’t know is that Valeria is not a real girl at all, but a time-traveling spiritual guru whose purpose is to save the world from the clutches of superficiality and negative energy. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=xoKwbbnlxi0

3D Printed Guns

3D Printed Guns
This is a story about the rapid evolution of a technology that has forced the American legal system to play catch up. Cody Wilson, a 25 year old University of Texas Law student, is an advocate for the open source production of firearms using 3D printing technology. This makes him a highly controversial figure on both sides of the gun control issue. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=DconsfGsXyA

Death of the American Hobo

Death of the American Hobo
A vice team traveled by rail to the 112th National Hobo Convention in Britt, Iowa, to see what was left of hobo life. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=LWHh9W5IeBo

Krokodil: Russia’s Deadliest Drug

Krokodil: Russia's Deadliest Drug
A homemade drug called Krokodil is gaining popularity in Siberia and its effects on users are horrific. Krokodil is Russian for Crocodile, because of the way addicts’ skin begins to get turn scaly, dry and eventually rot right off their bodies. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=JsUH8llvTZo

Suicide Forest in Japan

Suicide Forest in Japan
The Aokigahara Forest is the most popular site for suicides in Japan. At a rate of 50 to 100 deaths a year, the site holds so many bodies that the Yakuza pays homeless people to sneak into the forest and rob the corpses. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=4FDSdg09df8

Sensory Deprivation Tanks

Sensory Deprivation Tanks
The best way to eliminate all sensory input is to step inside a sensory deprivation tank. Part 1: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=yCYglCDgpu0 Part 2: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=0fRTk9F9FGU Part 3: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Q0AcjQzpDY8

How to Sell Drugs

How to Sell Drugs
Ever wonder how to sell $100,000 worth of drugs in a week? Join Vice crew as they take a rare look into the dangerous life of a NYC drug delivery-man. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=fvN7fKmCoXA

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