I’ve uploaded some new photos to our awesome Flickr pool Moments of Win. Join us posting photos of ourselves winning at life.
Under the heading of ‘heart-warming and inspiring’:
Japan’s pensioners volunteer to tackle the nuclear crisis.
The Skilled Veterans Corps, as they call themselves, is made up of retired engineers and other professionals, all over the age of 60. Volunteering to take the place of younger workers at the power station is not brave, Mr Yamada says, but logical. “I am 72 and on average I probably have 13 to 15 years left to live,” he says.”Even if I were exposed to radiation, cancer could take 20 or 30 years or longer to develop. Therefore us older ones have less chance of getting cancer.”
A gajillion gorgeous travel videos! (thanks beeorange!)
A whole new (and gorgeous) way to create a hanging to-do list.
This book looks fantastic – Dear Me. Famous people write letters to their 16-year-old selves.
My friend’s mum gave up her dreams of travel to raise kids. Now she’s been diagnosed with stage four cancer. Could you send her a post card of your town with a few sentences about life there?
My girl Sal has a fantastic mini ebook on self-guided make overs. Yes, please!
Did you find anything awesome on the internet this week?