The globe icon is a single SVG file that is placed inline at both ends of the menu. CSS rotates the first one and changes the fill on hover. The animations are done in jQuery.
View it on Github: https://github.com/RayHyde/scrollout_menu/tree/gh-pages
This project is part of my Playground - a collection of fun (and dare I say it: clever) stuff I made in the past, from jQuery games and plugins to CSS animation tricks.
Please drop in on my portfolio site www.rayhyde.nl!