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Update: Jonathan the Tortoise 🐒

An update to a story from last year about my favorite aged chelonian!Β 

Incarceration Rehabilitation

Two stories from jails and prisons in the US where education and rehabilitation are a priority.Β 

Robofarmer 2.0 🌱

Innovation keeps on coming- robots aren't taking farming jobs, but they may help farmers use less herbicide!Β 

Ring a Ding Dump πŸ’

Good news from a NH transfer station that has a mythical ability to resurface lost rings!

Returning Rice 🌾, Repeat

From the archive, a story about rice that has the potential to make farming it cheaper, more eco-friendly, and easier!

Jimmy Red Corn and I Do Care 🌽

An antique corn may hold the key to more resilient future corn!Β 

Portuguese Power ⚑

Portugal just broke a national record and it's good news for them and for the world!Β 

Parastronauts in Training πŸ‘©β€πŸš€πŸ‘¨β€πŸš€, Repeat

From the archive, a story about the Parastronaut Feasibility Project from the ESA. As a small update, it seems possible that John McFall could be going to space somewh...

Heat Beneath Our Feet

Two stories of innovation in the heat pump and hot water world- mines and sewers!Β 

Autonomous Audiobooks

Audiobooks made using modern robovoices are ready for you to download- thousands of them!Β 

Fiona the Sheep πŸ‘

A sheep has been stuck for years until a handful of farmers took it upon themselves to make a rescue.Β 

Good dogs... Best dogs? πŸ₯‡πŸ•

Two dogs vying for the title of best pups ever.Β 

New Bird Names 🐣

Birds across the Americas are about to get a rename- more descriptive, less humany.Β 

Library Robocats πŸ€–πŸ±β€πŸ’»

A library has added to its collection and very fun and furry way.Β 

Update: Beaver Birth πŸ‘Ά

An update to an earlier story about beavers' reintroduction in Britain.Β 

Ride on the Barcelona Bicibus 🚌🚲

Barcelona has an active biking commute community of the younger variety!

Prescription Kitten πŸ’ŠπŸ˜»

Prescriptions are getting... more fun? Pet-scriptions are hopefully a new trend.Β 

Super Styroworms

Another tool in our microbial/enzymatic/bacterial recycling toolbelt!Β 

Playstation Access πŸ•Ή

A new controller attempts to make video games more welcoming to everyone!

Asteroid Deflected 🌠, Repeat

From the archive, a successful asteroid bashing mission from NASA. We just got samples back from the asteroid Bennu- it's been a good couple of years for asteroid scie...

Fat Bear Week 🐻

Viewing these fat bear week cameras has the potential to SAVE LIVES- go check out the fat bears and place your vote!Β 

Crab Grazing πŸ¦€πŸŒΏ

Reefs are overgrown with seaweed! If only there was some crustacean that loved eating seaweed...Β 

Update: (Human) Heart to (Pig) Heart

An update to a xenotransplantation story from '22. These transplants seem like they're just going to keep happening quicker and quicker!Β 

The Community Grocer πŸ₯—πŸ₯˜πŸ΄

A new project in West Philadelphia aims to make healthy, yummy, and prepared food available to those that need it!Β 

Sardinian Shepherds πŸ‘πŸ§€

Italy is planning on receiving an infusion of shepherds!Β 

Stone-age Woodworkers πŸͺ“

A new discovery might force us to rethink our ancient ancestors' lifestyle!Β 

Sea-weeding 🌿🌊

A straightforward and cheap way to support damaged reefs all over the world.Β 

Cable Consolidation ⚑, Repeat

I was thinking of this episode recently- Apple has recently announced a new iPhone which will charge via USB-C rather than the proprietary Lightning cable. That's pret...

Livestream Life Saver πŸ»πŸ—»πŸ“Ή

A nature livestream caught an unusual occurrence and started a very impressive chain of events!Β 

The Misadventures of Maia 🐢

Maia made a break for it at the busiest airport in the world- who let the dog(s) out?Β 

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