In Poznan, Poland, they released 8,000 floating paper lanterns into the evening sky to commemorate the shortest night of the year. That sounds really cool, and the video is really cool, so let’s just take a moment to appreciate the coolness while eating some Cool Ranch Doritos and listening to Birth of the Cool and remembering the Sega game Cool Spot:
Coooool! They’re like glowy jellyfish, only I don’t shriek when a tiny piece of one washes up onshore and I step kind of near it!
Still pic after the jump: