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An update to a story from two years ago- sloths are getting more and more ways to move around Costa Rica like their sloth ancestors before them! Check out the Sloth Co...
An update about an innovative company looking to use energy twice: once for computing, twice for heating! Read more about the pool plans here
A struggling bear population in Canada gets an assist from conservationists and a traveling bear. Read more about the project here
A Beatles mystery has been solved and a stolen instrument is back home. Read more about the search and recovery here!
The Paris Olympic and Paralympic games are going to have some very, very Parisian medals. Read more and check out the medals for yourself.
A study has shown that the one of the best things for your heart might just be tai chi. Read more about the study here.
An AI powered chatbot out of England has helped minority groups receive mental health referrals and that's good news!Read more about the chatbot here!
An update to a nearly five-year-old story- Ecosia has hit an impressive tree-planting milestone.Check out Ecosia if you've got any searches to do!
People who knit, crochet, etc. just keep proving time and time again that they're the best- this time? Scarf bombing!Read more about scarf bombing here!
An update to a story from a year ago- Flaco the owl is still flying free and making the best of his release!Check out this NYT article for more info and great photos o...
A multi-pronged approach in California to help kelp- got to help the kelp! Read more about the project in this AP News article.
The end of a historic mission on Mars and am amazing helicopter!Read more about Ingenuity and its achievements here.
Scientists are working as quickly as possible to get a new northern white rhino out in the wild.For more info, check out this BBC article!
A library (accidentally) runs a small social experiment and the people of Gothenburg came through in a big way. Read more (in Swedish) here: https://www.gp.se/kultur/a...
Two recent stories of doggos helping to save lives and keep people safe- they're superpups!
A huge experiment in Kenya is quantifying how helpful UBI can be for people in poverty. Read more at NPRPlanet Money has a great episode on the experiment too!
New tech is promising to produce lots of water from the air all around us!Read more about the WaterCube at CES here: https://www.cnet.com/home/energy-and-utilities/i-d...
A special rodent has been helping a Welsh retiree keep his workbench cleaned up. Check out this article for video of the Welsh Tidy Mouse in action: https://www.nytime...
From the archive, an organization using the power of crafts to help others.
An Icelandic "bike nerd" is helping reconnect stolen bikes with their owners and help the thieves too.
A group of marmots in Canada is making big leaps in population with the help of some helpful humans.
Another year wraps up and a new one begins- so much good news in the past and more in the future!
From a few years ago, Katie's improvised carols with a fun, fresh cast of Christmas characters. It's a long one- we were having fun! Enjoy and Merry Christmas! 🎅🎄❄🤶
A critically endangered orangutan has been born in Denver and has recently learned a bit more about her lineage.
An update from a story from earlier this year- AI seems to be finding new antibiotics pretty darn quickly!