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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 

The Miyawaki Method 🌳

A method for planting small, fast-growing forests all over the world!Β 

AI Drug Discoveries πŸ”πŸ’Š

A new antibiotic has been discovered with the help of AI and is named after HAL from 2001.Β 

Chandrayaan-3 and Aditya-L1 πŸŒ‘πŸŒž

The Indian Space Research Organization has been having a banner few weeks!Β 

Destress Amongst the Trees 🌳, Repeat

From the archive, a reminder that nature is good for your noggin! I was reminded of this episode when I saw this article from the Harvard Medicine magazineΒ which has e...

Fly Away Home 2: An Ibis Adventure

A spiritual sequel to a 90s classic movie- ibises need help too!Β 

Update: LEGO Braille Bricks

An update to a story from the archive- LEGO braille bricks are getting a wider release for families all over. Check out https://legobraillebricks.com/ for more info an...

Wildlife Bridges, Repeat

From the archive, good news about conservation and human interactions. Some updates: the Liberty Canyon Wildlife Crossing is open and in use! The Bison Bridge between ...

Great Gray Wolves 🐺

Wolves are making a slow, but potentially steady recovery in California!

Update: Pigs+Kidneys=Pigneys?!

An update to a story from about two years ago- xenotransplantation just keeps getting better!Β 

Blind Baristas β˜•, Repeat

From the archive, a story about a cool cafe and cool baristas.Β 

Benny the Librarian 😸

A new trainee at a public library is cute, quick, and fuzzy.Β 

Wiki Women: Eunice Newton Foote

A new entry in the Wiki Women series. Today, a scientist from the 1800s who is just now getting some long overdue recognition.Β 

The Pupbee Patrol 🐢🐝

A listener suggestion that hits all the TGNP angles: dogs, bees, conservation- it's got it all!Β 

Update: Voyager 2 Infinity and Beyond πŸ›°

An update to a story (maybe a sequel?) about Voyager 2

Taiwan Tackling Period Poverty

Taiwan is making it easier for young people to access period products and making sure everyone is educated on menstruation.Β 

Klamath Dams Coming Down

Four dams in the Pacific Northwest are being removed and it will have a HUGE impact on the river and the local ecosystem.Β 

Update: Beavers for a Better Bottom Line

An update to a beaver story from two years ago- California is getting more beaver friendly!Β 

Louisiana Dolphins 🐬

Two stories about Louisiana and the dolphins who have been staying there.Β 

Update: The Future of Barbie

An update to a Barbie story, because Barbie is EVERYWHERE (and getting greener!)

Zebby: Cat of the Year πŸ±πŸ†

A new (to me) competition and a wonderful winning cat!Β 

Opill Over-the-counter

A 50-year-old drug moves from behind the counter to over the counter- and it's a big deal!Β 

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