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Shampoo and (Soil) Conditioner πŸ’ˆ, Repeat

From the archive, two companies in Australia are diverting a bunch of waste from landfills. Click here if you want to learn more about Soilz Alive

Maritime Mural Mania πŸš€πŸ–Ό

A story of local government playing along with a tongue-in-cheek resident's fence. Read more and see the fence here

Mona Lisa Moving πŸ–Ό

A mystery reappears- do we now know the location in the background of the Mona Lisa?! Maybe!Read more about the Mona Lisa location hereΒ 

Rakus Rocks πŸ¦§βš•

An orangutan has been documented doing something new and neat!Read more about Rakus here

Update: Cool Pavement πŸ†’

An update from LA about a program trying to cool down paved surfaces in the US. Learn more about the cool pavement here

Tactile Universe 🌌

An educational astronomy project that helps to make astro-imagery more accessible and engaging to the visually impaired community. Read more about the project here

Parisian Picnic πŸ₯ͺπŸ·πŸ§€πŸ°

Paris' most famous street is shutting down to host a gigantic picnic- maybe the biggest ever!Read more about the picnic hereΒ 

Cat Returned πŸ“¦

A cat takes a shipping journey!Β 

Flights and the Net βœˆπŸ’»

Two pieces of good news coming from the US government- flight refunds and net neutrality!Β 

Voyager 1: Back in Action! πŸ“‘πŸ›°

Voyager 1 was having a hard time getting in touch with Earth, but seems like smart folks found a fix!Read more about the repair here

Bird Dream Song πŸ¦πŸ’€πŸŽΆ

New research has been able to reproduce a song that a bird was dreaming... WHAT?! Read more about the research here

Penguin Pals 🐧

Two penguins have built an inseparable relationship- is love in the air?!Read more about the penguins hereΒ 

DΓ©jΓ  Vu Island Rescue 🌴πŸ₯₯

A story that seems like a movie that is similar to another story from a few years ago... that also seems like it's from a movie.Read more about the rescues hereΒ 

Stumpy: Replaced and Cloned 🌸

Famous trees (and one extra famous tree) are getting some help from scientists and diplomats. Read more about the D.C. cherry trees hereΒ 

Mexican Palace Cats 😸

A group of cats in Mexico's National Palace have received a special designation from the president. Read more (and watch a video) about the cats hereΒ 

Moon Farmin', Repeat

From the archive, the science of farming in moon dust! I was just reading about the next crewed mission to the moon, and it would appear that they're planning to set u...

Fonts for the Future πŸ”€

A big publisher is experimenting with page-saving fonts to cut down on paper.Read more about the fonts here

Two AI Bots Getting the Job Done

Two tales from the world of robotics and AI and work! Learn more about the tulip bots here

Bird Flutter Chatter πŸ¦πŸ’¬

A bird is showing a new form of communication that hasn't been seen before in our feathered friends. Read more about the research and the birds hereΒ 

Graveyard Geese πŸ’˜, Repeat

From the archive, another good news story from a cemetery! This time, it's geese finding love after loss.Β 

Cemetery Solar

A small French town is building solar in an unexpected place.Read more about the project hereΒ 

Update: An Extinct Flu

A strain of the flu is missing and it might be gone forever and now our seasonal flu vaccine won't even target it.Β 

Basically Sails β›΅

New tech is old school- or is old tech new again? Who knows! But an ancient technology could help reduce carbon emissions in the shipping industry.Β 

Two Tree Updates: Miyawaki and Sycamore Gap 🌳🌲🌳🌲

Updates to two stories involving trees and forests- Miyawaki-method pocket forests and the Sycamore Gap tree in the UK. Read more about the Manhattan Healing Forest he...

Shaq-cellence, Repeat

From the archive, a story about Shaq making someone's day. I'm watching a documentary mini-series about Shaq and was reminded that he tries to do kind things with his ...

Coffee Pucks β˜•πŸŸ€

A new coffee technology has the potential to remove some serious single-use plastic pollution from the planet.\Read more about the design and development of the pucks ...

Feline Fine Forgiveness 🐈

Libraries are back in the good news- an entire library system starts accepting a unique currency for fine forgiveness. Read more about March Meowness hereΒ 

An Author with Authority πŸ“™

An author uses his prominence to make changes in the publishing world- good news for writers all over! Read more about the deal hereΒ 

Gift of Med School 🎁

A huge gift will change the course of young doctors' lives for years to come. Read more about the gift hereΒ 

Update: Sloth Bridges πŸ¦₯πŸŒ‰

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...

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