Pele diamond statues created from his own DNA

Yes, this is really a thing.

For the bargain price of $7,500 you can now own a special World Cup souvenir — a diamond figurine made of diamonds that actually contain DNA extracted from Pele’s hair.

A total of 1,238 of these special edition statues will be available for purchase, one for each goal Pele is said to have scored in his legendary career.


Ever wonder how Barcelona players seem to finish plays with a certain look and feel? Well, we may have found the answer and it starts from the very, very “beginning.”

Check out these Barca youngsters in action as they perfect the blaugrana tiki-taka movement that many consider to be Barcelona’s fundamental DNA trait.

Impressive, right?