diving

World Cup

Is Cheating in Soccer More Acceptable in Some Countries than Others?

There have long been stereotypes that some cultures are OK with diving and other more controversial bits of gamesmanship, but that may not actually be the case.
David Cox
7.6.18
The VICE Guide to Right Now Podcast

The Indigenous Scientist Making Waves in Marine Conservation

Editor Brian Anderson traveled to the Salish Sea to hang out with drummer, diver, and scientist, Hozoji Matheson-Margullis.
VICE Staff
4.18.18
hunting

Hunter and Gatherer: Lobster Luke

Instead of paying nearly $40 per pound for California spiny lobster, Luke "Lobster Luke" Sandburg braves the dark waters off the California coast and catches those bad boys himself.
Luke Sandburg
9.23.17
scallops

Fracking for Scallops off of Southern California's Oil Rigs

"The conditions aren't always ideal and divers have been swept off to sea at the rigs in the past."
Clarissa Wei
6.16.17
soccer

Retroactive Bans Won't Stop Diving in Soccer

Under a new rule, diving that results in a penalty or red card will be punished with two-match retroactive bans. But the benefits of flopping still outweigh the costs.
Aaron Gordon
5.22.17
VICE News Tonight on HBO

This mother and daughter are among Japan's last "ama," female fishers who free-dive for seafood

The legendary "ama," or sea-women, make their money fishing along the coasts of Japan without the help of a breathing apparatus. They are part of a tradition that stretches back thousands of years to Japan's hunter-gather origins.
VICE News
4.13.17
england

Report: English FA Considering Retroactive Ban on Diving

Soccer will eventually rid itself of the scourge of diving, one way or another.
Brian Blickenstaff
1.17.17
diving in football

The Men Who Fall to Earth: Viveza Criolla and the Misunderstood Art of Diving in Soccer

Diving is seen as anathema to the British principles of fair play and good sportsmanship, but perhaps there's something to be gained from a little more openness to football's dark arts.
Henry Cooke
12.12.16
Art

Deep-Sea Artist Paints Creatures that Glow Under Black Light

Lily Simonson joins scientific research expeditions as the onboard artist, painting creatures most people will never see up close.
J.H. Fearless
10.30.16
video

Trevor Paglen's Deep Web Dive | Behind the Scenes

Taking his art to a literal new level, the artist dives deep in the Atlantic Ocean to photograph NSA underwater internet cables.
The Creators Project
8.30.16
Art

Is This the Best GIF of the Rio Olympics?

"Synchronized Solo Diving" gets the gold.
Beckett Mufson
8.14.16
thump news

Did You Know that Gold Medal Winning Diver Chris Mears Makes Terrible EDM in His Spare Time?

Winner of gold medals, producer of awful EDM.
Angus Harrison
8.12.16
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