This 360-Degree Video in the UAE Will Spin Your Head Right Round, Right Round

This 360-Degree Video in the UAE Will Spin Your Head Right Round, Right Round

A post shared by XDubai (@xdubai) on Aug 21, 2017 at 4:59am PDT   If you think that gliding along an Emirates A380 is a thing of fantasy, well… think again.   The xDubai team has done it all and now these wild daredevils have teamed up with the guys over at Dubai 360 to […]

This Egyptian Man on ‘Ninja Warrior Bel Arabi’ is Basically Spider-Man

This Egyptian Man on ‘Ninja Warrior Bel Arabi’ is Basically Spider-Man

  We’ve been obsessed with Ninja Warrior for years. Not that it encourages us to stop being couch potatoes or anything, but we simply enjoy watching other people doing things with their bodies that we will never comprehend.   American Ninja Warriors is a televised sports entertainment show. Participants get to display their physical abilities […]

Your Friendly Neighborhood ‘Gaza Spiderboy’ Seeks to Set a New Guinness World Record

Your Friendly Neighborhood ‘Gaza Spiderboy’ Seeks to Set a New Guinness World Record

By Mahmoud Aziz

  Gaza’s 12-year-old Mohammed al-Sheikh feels trapped inside the Palestinian strip; however, he dreams of a Guinness World Record for his abilities to execute a series of outstanding backflips and almost unbelievable body contortions.     Mohammed, just 1.37 meters tall and weighing 29 kilograms, can bend his body in seemingly impossible ways. The little Gazan […]

Why the Egyptian Spiderman Is Actually a Revolutionary Icon

Why the Egyptian Spiderman Is Actually a Revolutionary Icon

We, Egyptians, can be described in endless adjectives and “creative” is definitely one of them. The city of Cairo is, in itself, a long-standing paradox with its endless diversity, conflicting landscapes and fair share of random, yet heart-warmingly funny sights – those lovely sayings written in Technicolor fonts all over microbuses do add an element […]

DC vs. Marvel and Beyond: A Decade of Superhero Movies

DC vs. Marvel and Beyond: A Decade of Superhero Movies

2014 will always go down in history as the year that shaped this decade of superhero movies. At San Diego Comic Con, Marvel announced nine dates for nine new movies from 2016 to 2019, starting with a challenge to DC comics by scheduling the Captain America 3 release date on the same opening weekend of […]