flying

Animation
Animation

Watch a High-Flying Video Dedicated to Miyazaki's Love of Flight

A soaring video essay captures the Japanese animation legend's love of airplanes and gravity-defying sequences.
VICE Staff
3.1.17
DRONES
DRONES

A Tiny Japanese Town Built a Very Good Doggy Drone

The small town of Oji just got a new mascot and he's the best.
Nathaniel Ainley
2.22.17
Design
Design

360-Degree Bubble Lets You Ride Atop a Plane

Windspeed Technologies' concept canopy puts you in the best seat onboard.
Sophia Callahan
12.30.15
Design
Design

Flying Robot Cars Landing Soon at a Garage Near You

No runway or flight lessons required.
Noémie Jennifer
8.2.15
Film
Film

Paragliding in New Zealand Is Extreme

Warning: You may have trouble sticking it out for the rest of the day at the office.
Sami Emory
6.12.15
Art
Art

A Glass Bird Takes Flight at the Venice Biennale

Studio Drift’s new kinetic sculpture ‘In 20 Steps’ is a tribute to the human desire to fly.
Leander Roet
6.3.15
Film
Film

I Flew Inside a Memorial Day Air Show Stunt Plane

We went inside the cockpit of a stunt plane to see the adrenaline-pumping artistry of airshows firsthand.
Jenny Hart
5.25.15
Design
Design

Watch the Longest Hoverboard Ride in History

Hoverboard technology is advancing faster—and farther—than ever.
Beckett Mufson
5.22.15
Art
Art

Fireworks + Drones = Today's Best Light Paintings

Photographer Calder Wilson paints the sky with a sparking drone in his new light art experiments.
Beckett Mufson
3.30.15
Film
Film

The True Story of Penn & Teller in Space

LA timelapse filmmaker Colin Rich explains the why the dubious duo seemed to be plummeting from the upper atmosphere.
The Creators Project
3.7.15
Film
Film

Mountain Scenery Looks Even Better from a Wingsuit

Brandon Mikesell takes a death-defying dive down the mountains of Walenstadt, Switzerland.
Beckett Mufson
2.25.15
Design
Design

Watch a Robot Fly Like a Real Bird

Satyandra Gupta's robotic raven flies so realistically that it gets attacked by a real hawk.
Beckett Mufson
2.20.15