Worldly Category Archive

!! OMG, WATCH: Giant Iceberg flips over on Arctic explorers — and they survive! !!

A group of explorers were sailing the open seas of Svalbard — an archipelago between Norway and the North Pole — when they came across this iceberg. The men who started scaling the huge chunk of ice last month are experienced climbers. Mike Horn, has been a famed explorer for more than 30 years. They obviously didn’t expect what happened moments after they started scaling it. Check it out above!

!! OMG, these Lebanese expats are fundraising to support relief efforts with fierce fashion !!


New items have been added! Support your brothers and sisters in Lebanon who are struggling and put your pink dollar to good use!

A group of four Lebanese expats have come together to create a relief fund for their fellow citizens of Lebanon who are suffering after the devastating, mass explosion in Beirut’s main port. From the boys:

We are a group of four Lebanese expats living in Toronto, and we have launched Qumi Beirut (Rise, Beirut), a fundraising initiative dedicated to supporting relief efforts in Lebanon.

We’re selling premium quality merchandise featuring inspiring art from the talented community of Lebanese artists and we’re shipping worldwide!

Our proceeds go directly to the Lebanese Red Cross, and Impact Lebanon. Two trusted NGOs providing support on the ground in Lebanon!

Browse our catalog and choose from a wide collection of high quality apparel, accessories, and other merchandise. Pick your favorite print from a beautiful selection of artworks, tastefully designed by our community of talented Lebanese designers and artists. Read the story each tells of Lebanon and learn more about the people behind the art.

Place your order and make your impact. With every order made, you help raise awareness about Lebanon through the artworks of Lebanese artists. With every Dollar, you help rebuild.

So save that Starbucks money today and tomorrow and check out their cute shop and website HERE instead, where all proceeds go to helping Lebanon get the help they so desperately need.

!! OMG, Japanese shop launches mask initiative to make staff seem more friendly !!

Japanese discount store Takeya just launched a “Smile Campaign” that aims to make their employees look more approachable and friendly when wearing masks. Every staff member of the store is now wearing a mask with a printed human smile on it. The store announced the initiative on Twitter, saying that:

“Since the pandemic has normalized wearing masks, we’re launching a ‘Smile campaign’ to show how we would still like to bring you our smiles through a mask.”

Check out the results after the jump! Does this seem creepy or kind of cool?

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!! OMG, HD film restoration allows you to see Germany 1902 on a ‘flying train’ !!

This vivid new footage shows what it was like to ride the suspended railway over the German town in 1902.

With the help of machine learning technology, Denis “remastered” the footage and turned it into an almost 4-minute-long video. He also added colors and sound, stabilized the footage, and smoothed out the framing.

Check out the beautiful lost footage above!

[via boredpanda]

!! OMG, these Lebanese expats are fundraising to support relief efforts with fierce fashion !!

Come on, queers! Put your pink dollar to good use!

A group of four Lebanese expats have come together to create a relief fund for their fellow citizens of Lebanon who are suffering after the devastating, mass explosion in Beirut’s main port. From the boys:

We are a group of four Lebanese expats living in Toronto, and we have launched Qumi Beirut (Rise, Beirut), a fundraising initiative dedicated to supporting relief efforts in Lebanon.

We’re selling premium quality merchandise featuring inspiring art from the talented community of Lebanese artists and we’re shipping worldwide!

Our proceeds go directly to the Lebanese Red Cross, and Impact Lebanon. Two trusted NGOs providing support on the ground in Lebanon!

Browse our catalog and choose from a wide collection of high quality apparel, accessories, and other merchandise. Pick your favorite print from a beautiful selection of artworks, tastefully designed by our community of talented Lebanese designers and artists. Read the story each tells of Lebanon and learn more about the people behind the art.

Place your order and make your impact. With every order made, you help raise awareness about Lebanon through the artworks of Lebanese artists. With every Dollar, you help rebuild.

So save that Starbucks money today and tomorrow and check out their cute shop and website HERE instead, where all proceeds go to helping Lebanon get the help they so desperately need.

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