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Lithuania’s Sea Museum releases seals back into wild (Video)

Wednesday, September 16, 2020

On a sunny Tuesday morning, twelve seals that were previously found in Smiltynė on Lithuania’s Curonian Spit were released back into the Baltic Sea. Twenty seals were found in early spring, and after growing to at least 40 kilogrammes over five months, they were strong enough to return to the wild, according to a press release by Lithuania’s Sea Museum. The twelve seals had been named Dziegorėlis, Žebelė, Kvietka, Kurdupelis,…

Official reminds public to avoid touching other people’s balls (Video)

Thursday, May 21, 2020

As the country slowly reopens amid the pandemic, officials are reminding residents to maintain certain social distancing measures — like not touching other people’s balls. Tennis balls, that is. Ahead of tennis courts reopening in parts of Long Island, New York, Nassau County Executive Laura Curran emphasized the importance of only handling your own balls. If you and another player are from another household, she explained during a press conference…

Short stories of Lithuanian art. Antanas Sutkus

Tuesday, May 19, 2020

LRT and MO Museum bring you a series of videos presenting 20 key Lithuanian artists of the 20th century. Antanas Sutkus (born 1939) The photographer Antanas Sutkus stands out for his ability to build a special emotional connection with his subjects. His photography conveys subtle psychological states and everyday moments. For Sutkus, the key is to show the humanity of his models. Along with Romualdas Rakauskas, Aleksandras Macijauskas and other…

Lithuania beats Spain to win their first gold after 64 years (Video)

Wednesday, May 13, 2020

Lithuania succeeded in beating Spain 93-84 in the 2003 EuroBasket Final to grab the first gold medal after 64 years and the third overall, all coming from EuroBaskets (1937, 1939). Arvydas Macijauskas led the effort with 21 points while Eurelijus Zukauskas added 18 points and seven boards. Sarunas Jasikevicius flirted with a double-double, logging ten points and nine assists. On the other side, Pau Gasol tried to lift up Spain with 36…

“Still Breathing”: Samanta Tina at Eurovision 2021? (Video)

Thursday, May 7, 2020

She’s the Latvian star who was ready to bring all the fringe to the Eurovision 2020 stage in Rotterdam. And now, as she waits for the pandemic to end and for Latvia to decide on its future selection process, Samanta Tina has had an in-depth chat with Wiwibloggs. The “Still Breathing” hitmaker — whose honours Tina Turner with her stage name — tells us that she will not accept an offer to compete in any…

Short stories of Lithuanian art. Vincentas Gečas

Wednesday, April 22, 2020

LRT and MO Museum bring you a series of videos presenting 20 key Lithuanian artists of the 20th century. Vincentas Gečas (born 1931) The 1950s Thaw period in the USSR opened ways for artists to explore new subjects, personal styles and expressions. Vincentas Gečas was one of the most prominent artists of this period. It was a time of rapid industrialisation, with Nikita Khrushchev having promised better living standards for…

Stars join the fight against Covid-19

Tuesday, March 17, 2020

Kim Kardashian, Naomi Campbell, Arnold Schwarzenegger and other celebrities have been out in force on social media sharing their tips for helping to stop the spread of the coronavirus. From protective clothing to elbow greetings and the best songs to sing while washing your hands, they’ve been offering their suggestions on social media. However, we strongly suggest you stick to government and World Health Organization guidelines (except maybe on song…

International Women’s Day 2020 (Video)

Sunday, March 8, 2020

Women’s rights and gender equality are taking centre stage in 2020. Register to attend the event at the United Nations Headquarters, or tune in for the live webcast at unwomen.org. Twenty-five years since the adoption of the Beijing Declaration and Platform for Action—a progressive roadmap for gender equality—it’s time to take stock of progress and bridge the gaps that remain through bold, decisive actions. This year’s theme for International Women’s Day (8…

Hello from London

Friday, March 6, 2020

There’s nothing Mrs Bucket hates more than someone mispronouncing her name, take a look at some of the many times she’s had to correct everyone.