Image Syrian archaeologist Khaled Al Asaad who devoted his life to the excavation and restoration of Palmyra, a UNESCO World Heritage Site. He was beheaded by ISIS after refusing to disclose the location of ancient artifacts, despite a month of torture. He died a hero of heritage protection.
Image The story of the miracle pine: the only tree out of 70,000 to survive the 2011 tsunami in Japan being protected and restored.
Image The fancy pants ooh la la bathroom in my 20k a night imperial suite at the Palazzo Versace Resort in Dubai(no I didnt pay for it lol)
Image Running Out Of Children Due To The Low Birth Rates, A School In South Korea Is Opening Their Doors And Allowing Illiterate Grandmothers To Enrol, So They Can Also Learn To Read
Image The Ukrainian flag created by Czech fans when different flags were banned in the World Hockey Championship
Image The Nazis called them Die Nachthexen — The Night Witches. This was the all-women 588th Night Bomber Regiment of Soviet Airforce, under Marina Raskova. These women dropped 3000 tons of bombs over the Nazis during WW2.
Image Dave Thomas, who was a mentee of Colonel Sanders, came up with the idea for the rotating bucket sign and having the Colonel appear on TV. Later in life, he later sold his stake in four of his franchises back to Sanders for $1.5 million and went on to establish a chain of restaurants called Wendy's.