pelé

Kilauea eruption

Strands of Volcanic Glass Called ‘Pele’s Hair’ Rain Down on Hawaii Residents

The eruption of the Big Island’s Kilauea volcano has caused “Pele’s hair,” a type of volcanic glass that resembles spun sugar, to rain down on Pāhoa residents.
Sarah Emerson
5.30.18
GODDESSES

Respect Pele, the Hawaiian Volcano Goddess Who Devours the Earth

Representing both creation and destruction, the deity inhabits Hawaii's erupting volcano and is known for her fiery temper.
Sarah Burke
5.24.18
pelé

Hawaii's 'Cursed' Lava Rocks Are Driving National Park Staff Insane

Stop stealing rocks, tourists.
Sarah Emerson
12.16.16
Rio 2016

Pele to Sit Out Opening Ceremonies, Citing Health Issues

The Olympic torch lighting is to take place in the stadium where Pele scored his 1,000th goal in 1969, before bringing home his country their third World Cup.
Liam Daniel Pierce
8.5.16
sportsflicks

Rewatching The Lost Stallone/Pelé Nazi Soccer Epic "Victory" 35 Years Later

Stallone defeated communism in "Rocky IV," but the film in which he teamed up with Pelé and Michael Caine to beat the Nazis at soccer is forgotten. Let's fix that.
Tom Keiser
6.24.16
pelé

VICE Sports World News Roundup: March 30, 2016

Start your day with VICE Sports. Here's our morning roundup of the sports news from around the world.
Brian Blickenstaff
3.30.16
Throwback Thursday

Throwback Thursday: 14-Year-Old Freddy Adu and the Age Truthers

Twelve years ago, MLS drafted 14-year-old phenom Freddy Adu, who was dogged by questions about his real age.
Andrew Helms
1.14.16
sportscore

​Pelè Como: The Supremely Relaxed Vocal Stylings of Soccer's Immortal

The most iconic player in the history of soccer also cut a number of records in his native Brazil. They're Sportscore for sure, but wow are they ever SLEEPY.
Nate Patrin
12.4.15
soccer

Freddy Adu to Be Released Again—Is This the End for the 'Next Pele'?

Freddy Adu was "the next Pele" when he was just 14; it didn't take long for that plan to go to hell.
Brian Blickenstaff
12.22.14
Internet Videos Of Particular Importance

Watch Volcano Choir Perform "Dancepack" in a Sweet Empty Theater for the Latest Episode of Most Valid Reason

VICE Japan went to Milwaukee to film this dope performance.
Noisey Staff
12.19.14
old guys playing video games

Pele And Coutinho Playing Video Games Is A Delight

Pele and Coutinho played a match of FIFA 15 together. Pele and Coutinho are not good at video games.
Sean Newell
12.11.14