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Little Free Libraries Reaching New Readers

Little Free Libraries are making some positive and welcoming changes for those friendly community libraries.

A Machu Picchu Surprise

Machu Picchu welcomed it's first and only visitor in months. One lucky(?) tourist got the whole place to themselves.

Cow Cuddling

A new method to unwind and relax from the Netherlands!

Starbucks Signing Store, Repeat

In this repeat, we're sharing good news about a store that's a bit more welcoming to the deaf and hard of hearing community. Since this episode first aired, more of these stores have opened- there are now five in total around the world!

Magawa: The Hero!

Magawa is a brave rodent saving lives every single day. Go Magawa!

Plastic Eating Enzyme Update

Enzymes we've covered previously work better together- teamwork makes the dream work!

Amy Cesal's DayDoh Project, Repeat

From the archives, an interview with Amy Cesal who uses a children's toy to make data more accessible for adults.

The Whimsical Teddy Bears of Paris, Repeat

From the backlog, a story about unexpected outdoor diners in Paris.

Three Bites of Good News

Three lil' short pieces of good news- bees, BPM, and ballots!

Buh Bye Pampas Grass!

Sometimes helping the environment requires yanking out a noxious weed- Hawaii nailed it!

Baby Smart, repeat

From the archive, babies are so very, very smart.

Paying It Forward, Way Forward

Paying it forward... or is this really paying it backward?

Letters to LEGO

Kids are making big corporate change at one of our favorite toy companies.

Nandi v. Dave

Nandi Bushell and Dave Grohl have been in an EXTREME drum solo competition- and we get to hear the awesome results!

Solitaire and Minecraft, Repeat

From the archives, a study about creativity and video games.

Small Voting Victories

Three bits of good news about this upcoming US election season.

The Gold Ticket

An eccentric candy factory owner is starting a treasure hunt to find gold tickets around the country. Sounds... familiar?

Driving Rats, Repeat

From the archive, good news about rats driving tiny little cars and what it teaches us about learning.

CitiCAP: A Green App

Good news about an app in Finland that is trying to give citizens a better idea of their carbon footprint and reward them for using less.

Tony Hawk Pro Skater: Updated!

With guest host Molly, good news about skateboarding in real life and the digital world.

Birds and Wind Turbines

Good news for our feathered friends! And an update on more NBA provided polling places come November.

Shark Rock, Repeat

An update to this story: Kiss did play this concert... but, no sharks ended up showing up! Frankly, I find that rude.

Four for Fun

Four short pieces of good news- everything from fashion to flora!

Ecosia Search, Repeat

An exciting update- Ecosia just recently announced that they've planted 100 MILLION TREES! Think about trying a new search engine and planting a tree or two in the process.

Survival of the Friendliest - Part 2

A second chunk of an interview with Brian Hare, co-author (along with Vanessa Woods) of Survival of the Friendliest. Great news- he's got some recommendations on making the world a friendlier place!

Survival of the Friendliest - Part 1

Part 1 of a conversation with the co-author of Survival of the Friendliest, Brian Hare. He and co-author Vanessa Woods have written a GREAT book about human evolution and how it pays to be friendly.

Twin Couples Expecting Siblings

Twins, who married twins, are simultaneously expecting. The more I think about this good news, the more my mind gets turned inside out.

Friendsday With Molly

A new TGNP segment! To brighten your day, this segment asks guests "what is something you love?" Send an email to hello@thegoodnewspodcast.fm if you love or want to tweak it!

Three Times the Good News

Three short pieces of good news: Lego, love, and llamas.

Lights Out for Bugs

A potential new law in Germany would dim lights to brighten the future for bugs in the country.

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