Living Near Water as a Child is Linked to Better Mental Health and Well-being in Adulthood: Study

Using research from 18 countries, a new study concludes that adults with better mental health are…

NASA Catches The Sun in a Big Smiley Face Made of Wind (LOOK)

Just in time for Halloween, NASA released a photo of the sun “smiling”. Their Solar Dynamics…

A Homeless Man in Chicago Changed My Flat Tire: “He Really Saved Me”

One of the most popular posts this week on the massive Reddit community website evoked all…

Store Employee Angels are Rewarded for Assisting An Injured Elderly Woman: ‘I was Immediately Surrounded’

The Lowe’s hardware chain presented an Angel Award to employees in California who rallied around a…

Americans Are Looking Forward to Shopping In-Person on Black Friday This Year, Says New Poll

Shopping in actual stores is en vogue again as 43% of Americans admit they miss the…

She Just Loves Cleaning and Now Helps Women in Need By Scrubbing Homes for Free While Traveling the World

A woman loves cleaning so much that she gave up her job and is now traveling…

Your Inspired Weekly Horoscope From Rob Brezsny: A ‘Free Will Astrology’

Our partner Rob Brezsny provides his weekly wisdom to enlighten our thinking and motivate our mood.…

Engineers Build Efficient Chip So Fast it Can Transmit All Internet’s Traffic in Under a Second

By splitting a single laser beam into different wavelengths of light, engineers have been able to…

Vibrations From Mobile Phones Traveling on Bridges Can be Used to Assess Structural Integrity

Data collected by mobile phones could be used to assess the structural integrity of bridges, suggests…

This 120-Million Year Old Bird/Dinosaur Combo Is Teaching Scientists How Birds Came to Be

A bizarre cross between a bird and a dinosaur had blue, brown and grey feathers, a…

‘Ground Breaking’ Patient Who Survived 12 Different Types of Cancer Could Hold Key to Detection and Treating

A unique patient who has survived a dozen different types of cancer tumors over a lifetime…

New Species of Owl Discovered on Tiny Island off African Coast – And it was Named After ‘Unflinching’ Park Ranger

A new species of owl has joined the tree of life after having been documented as…

Historic Operating Room Uncovered During Renovations May Be Site of the First Human Organ Transplant

During recent renovations to a clinic and office space in the second largest teaching hospital at…

Teen Finds a Police Medal on Bottom of River–Tracks Down ‘Heartbroken’ Officer Who’d Been Robbed of it Last Year

A retired police officer who was heartbroken when thieves stole his Exemplary Service Medal last year…

Girl Scouts Receive $84 Million Donation From MacKenzie Scott to Aid Recovery From Lack of Income During Pandemic

Girl Scouts of the USA will need to give MacKenzie Scott a badge for philanthropy after…

Sheep Dog is Still Rounding Up Animals Like a Boss Despite Losing His Leg After Accident–WATCH

A sheep herding dog is still running circles around his favorite animals despite losing a leg…

Honda Designed Tiny Electric Car to Bring Joy to Hospitalized Kids as They Drive Themselves to Treatments–WATCH

At Children’s Health of Orange County, California, you need to be on the look-out for tots…

Young Man Makes Wrong Turn, Then Saves Sleeping Family From Fire: ‘They’re safe because of him’

A driver who took a wrong turn was able to save the lives of four people…

‘RobotFalcon’ Can Disperse Flocks of Pesky Birds to Make Airplane Flights Safer

Remember the ‘Miracle on the Hudson’, when Captain “Sully” Sullenberger’s jet flew into a flock of…

‘Important Message of Hope’ Made by Re-Planting Extinct Tree Species on Hawaii

While on a seed gathering trip atop a Hawai’ian mountain in 2021, conservationists found a tree…

Stunning Ancient Artwork Found at Site Sacked by ISIS: Assyrian Depictions Not Seen For 2,600 Years–LOOK

In April, archeologists working in the ancient Assyrian city of Nineveh which had been destroyed by…

I Waited 24 Years to Kiss My Childhood Best Friend–Now We’re Engaged After I Revealed My Secret

A woman who waited 24 years for a first kiss with her childhood best friend is…

Astronomers Find A Fluffy Planet With the Density of a Marshmallow

Astronomers have found a planet with the average density of a marshmallow. Along with being a…

Delicious Cancer Breakthrough: Pomegranates Found to Significantly Fuel Tumor-Fighting Immune Cells

A new study shows that a substance found in pomegranates significantly boosts the immune system to…

50-Year White House Groundskeeper is Surprised With Elm Tree Planted To Honor Him For 200 Years–Watch

Presidents come and go from these grounds outside the White House, but the beloved members of…

Birds Have Self Control Just Like Humans–And Some Have a Lot of It

Birds have self control—just like humans, according to new research that found Eurasian jays can resist…

Spend the Night in a Giant Flower Pot – AirBnb is Funding The Most Off-Beat Lodgings

Would you ditch the Courtyard Marriot in order to sleep inside a giant flower pot? What…

Watch How Adult Elephants React to Birth in the Herd Just Moments After Adorable Baby is Born

For the first time in 8 years, the orphan-elephant heard in Kenya’s Sheldrick Wildlife Trust is…

Growth in Carbon Capture Projects This Year is Dramatic, Showing Global Determination to Cut Emissions

The number of carbon capture and storage projects in the pipeline is exploding, thanks to worldwide…

Being Around Birds Boosts Our Mental Well-Being Even 8 Hours After Hearing Them

  Being around birds make people feel ‘chirpy’ boosting mental well-being, according to a new study.…

Location of St. Nicholas Tomb Discovered–the Inspiration For Santa Claus Who Left Gifts Inside Shoes and Helped the Poor

The exact location of the tomb of the Roman-era saint who inspired the gift-giving of Santa…

Short Brisk Walks Instead of Long Strolls May Cut Risk of Heart Disease, Says Key Study of 88,000

When it comes to exercise, intensity is everything, and while a brisk daily 15-minute walk is…

Dad Makes Epic Halloween Yard With Giant Spider and Horror Movie to Raise Thousands For Local Hospice (LOOK)

A crafty dad has transformed his family’s home in England with epic Halloween decorations, all handmade,…

Drinking Black Tea May Reduce the Risk of Early Death From Heart Disease, Says Study of Half-Million Brits

Drinking black tea may reduce the risk of dying young from heart disease, according to a…

Photos Showing Victorians Painstakingly Rebuilding Stonehenge in 1901 Are Rewriting the Guidebooks

Photos are shedding light on the painstaking rebuilding of Stonehenge by Victorians in 1901—depicting engineers trying…

Woman Discovers Exact Replica of Grandfather’s WWII Plane and Recreates 1942 Photo Before Getting a Special Ride

An Australian woman got the ride of a lifetime after discovering a replica of her grandfather’s…

Your Halloween Horoscope From Rob Brezsny: A ‘Free Will Astrology’

Our partner Rob Brezsny provides his weekly wisdom to enlighten our thinking and motivate our mood.…

Spectacular Rooftop Forest Planned for Courthouse in London-Including 100 Trees, 10,000 Plants, and Much More

An old courthouse in London is set to host one of the largest rooftop forests in…

Incredible Birth of Endangered Baby Rhino is Captured on Zoo’s Cameras, and Galloping Within Minutes (WATCH)

Zookeepers in England were thrilled to watch their resident rhino give birth to a calf, who…

First French Memorial for ‘Hero Dogs’ Honoring Their Military Service With New Monument – LOOK

Many countries have monuments to their fallen soldiers, but the French have recently inaugurated a sort…

Russell Crowe Ensures Survival of Dragon Tales Book Shop With Surprise Donation: ‘It’s Bonkers’

A small book store is a wonderful place—that’s what Russell Crowe thought when he surprised Bookbugs…

2,000-Year-Old Roman Road Uncovered in British Field is Like No Other–And of ‘Global Importance’

Workmen have uncovered a suspected Roman road in a field dating back 2,000 years that could…

New Rooftop CO2 Ventilators Funnel Fumes into Fertilizer that Makes Spinach Grow 4x Bigger in Roof Gardens

New carbon dioxide ventilators could turn fumes into fertilizer to bring vegetable patches to high rise…

Study Finds that Eating Dinner as a Family Makes 91% of Families Less Stressed

Everyone knows your family can be a pain in the neck sometimes, but regular family dinners…

Tiny Home Village for Salt Lake City‘s Homeless Gets Green Light for 430 Units

Taking the lead to fight the homelessness epidemic in America, the Salt Lake City council has…

High Schooler Self-Publishes Fantasy Novel Over Lockdowns as Break From Video Games-Gets Orders Worldwide

Trying to distract himself from his PlayStation during COVID lockdowns, a London high schooler self-published a…

Battery Tech Breakthrough Paves Way for Mass Adoption of Affordable/Fast Charging Electric Cars

A breakthrough in electric vehicle fast charging battery design from Penn State has enabled a 10-minute…

A City in China is Planning an Offshore Wind Farm So Big It Could Power All of Norway

The “Classic Tourist City” of Chaozhou is going to build an offshore wind farm so large…

Mental Health Focus Is Bringing Suicides Down Sharply Among Air Force, Marines and Army

A significant drop in the rates of suicide among active military members that was observed over…

This Startup Uses Volcanic Rock Dust to Capture Carbon on Farms

An ag-tech startup is spreading basalt rock dust on farmers’ fields as both fertilizer and an…

Mythbusted: Goldfish Have Great Memories and Are Even Used as a Model Species of Fish Cognition

Quick, what animal has a terrible memory? Goldfish of course, everybody knows that. Sticking to the…

Photo of the Pillars of Creation Shows the Lens Upgrade of Webb vs Hubble: A Heavenly View

The James Webb Space Telescope has been a heck of a software update. Just look at…

The Unprecedented Decline in U.S. Child Poverty—Down 59% in 26 Years

The past quarter century witnessed an unprecedented decline in child poverty rates in the United States.…

Startup is Recycling Solar Panels Turning Waste into Valuable Material

An American firm called Solar Cycle is transforming broken solar panels from landfill waste to valuable…

Billionaire MacKenzie Scott Donates $15m to Provide Glasses to Farmers With Blurry Vision in Developing Nations

Jeff Bezos’ former wife MacKenzie Scott has donated $15 million to provide hundreds of thousands of…

First Wild Bison in 6,000 Years Born in UK After Several Were Resettled But No One Knew One was Pregnant

The first wild bison to be born in the UK in almost 6,000 years has been…

Watch Stepdad Finally Launch His Floating Suit Made of 1,100 Corks, After 3 Years of Secret Work

A man who spent three years building a floating suit made from 1,150 corks has finally…

Young Girls Who Met on a Ship Sailing for America 75 Years Ago are Reunited: ‘I could never forget her’

It’s not uncommon for reunions to take place within a few years of the initial event—or…

Volcanoes Were Erupting on the Moon One Billion Years More Recently Than Previously Thought

[SWNS] – Volcanoes were erupting on the moon a billion years more recently than previously thought,…

Your Inspired Weekly Horoscope From Rob Brezsny: A ‘Free Will Astrology’

Our partner Rob Brezsny provides his weekly wisdom to enlighten our thinking and motivate our mood.…

She Built a $15,000 Cottage in the Back Yard For a Brother With Autism: ‘The change has been incredible’

A woman built her brother a little house in her back garden and says it’s been…

Cure for Baldness Could Be on the Horizon as Hair Cells Are Generated in a Lab

A team of researchers from Japan studying the processes of hair growth has successfully generated hair…

The First Neanderthal Family: Ancient Genome of 13 Individuals Show They Were Just Like Us in Many Ways

Ancient genomes of 13 individual Neanderthals show they ate, slept, loved and died in the company…

Dwayne Johnson Surprises ‘Real-life Hero’ and Brings Him on TV to Honor His Services

An opportunity to meet Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson is a once-in-a-lifetime moment, but charity-superhero Yuri Williams…

Tuna Population is Being Restored–While Boosting Fishing: World’s Largest No-Catch Zone is 4x Size of California

No-fishing zones are successfully restoring tuna while at the same time boosting the fishing industry, according…

Towering Statue Unveiled in London to Honor a National Hero You’ve Probably Never Heard of

Alongside Captain James Cook or Winston Churchill, a new statue in London’s iconic Southbank honors a…

Secrets of Namibia’s Fairy Circles Were Demystified After Half Century

Scientists have puzzled over the origin of Namibia’s fairy circles for nearly half a century. It…

42% Have Fallen Back in Love With a Partner After Going on Vacation Together

42 percent of Americans said that going on a vacation with their partner has rekindled the…

Watch the Incredible Moment a Sea Lion Swam up to Snorkeling Teen–And Hugged Him: ‘It Felt So Euphoric’

A 15-year-old experienced the wildlife moment of a lifetime while on summer vacation. Ethan Becker was…

Stunning 4th Century Mosaic Depicting Trojan War Unearthed in Syria Beneath a War-Torn City

A stunning mosaic unmatched in Syrian art history was unveiled last week after excavations in Homs,…

Mini Wind Turbines For Rooftops: ‘Up to 50% More Power’ and No Spinning Blades

A company has shrunk the wind turbine from being as tall as the Statue of Liberty…

I Cured My Hemorrhoids in a Week Without Spending a Dime (And the Doctor Had No Clue)

To mark National Hemorrhoid Day October 19, we’re reposting this original GNN article from June, 2016……

For Halloween You Can Rent the 3-Story Ghostbusters Headquarters–And Even Wear the Suits

There’s something strange in the neighborhood, and it’s up for rent. Sony and vacation rental company…

Satellites Powerful Enough to Identify Individual Whales From Markings Can Track Migration and Help Save Species

Powerful space satellites that can identify individual whales from their markings have been used for the…

The Biden Move to Allow Hearing Aids to Be Sold Over-the-Counter is Now Saving Americans Thousands

Four years after Congress passed bipartisan legislation requiring the FDA to allow over-the-counter (OTC) hearing aids,…

They Baked a Replica of Star Wars Hero ‘Pan Solo’ Frozen in Carbonite –Now in Bread For Halloween

A California bakery created ‘Pan Solo’—a 6ft replica of the Star Wars hero frozen in carbonite…

Cute Dog Walking Around Golf Course has Collected 6,000 Lost Golf Balls Which Are Donated to Charities

An eagle-eyed pooch has become an expert at finding lost golf balls in London, so much…

275 Rare Parrots Saved From Hurricane at Florida Sanctuary: ‘They’re Family’

275 exotic parrots are now on their way to a new wildlife sanctuary after their heroic…

Tribute to Yu-Gi-Oh Creator Who Drowned While Trying to Save Child, Mom And U.S. Soldier: ‘He’s A Hero’

It became known recently that a Japanese anime icon risked all his fame and fortune to…

More Physical Activity, Less Screen Time Linked to Better Executive Function in Toddlers

A new study found that 24-month-old children who spent less than 60 minutes looking at screens…

Hero Honeymooners Rescue Sleeping Babies from Burning Nursery in Spain: ‘Instinct Took Over’

Picture it: you and your spouse are on your honeymoon in Europe, you see a burning…

Kindhearted Boy Used His Birthday Money to Start a Food Bank in His Garden Shed

A kind-hearted 11-year-old boy used his own birthday money to launch a foodbank service which he…

World’s First Bed-and-Breakfast Powered By Electric Cars Offers FREE Luxury Nights in English Countryside

The world’s first car-powered bed-and-breakfast has opened to the public—with all power supplied by electric vehicles…

70 Vultures Released Into Bulgaria to Start Wild Population After Dying Out 60 Years Ago

Two female Cinereous Vultures flew into the wild skies of Bulgaria—the culmination of a 7-year project…

He Taught Parents How to Play Drums and Bass So he’d Have People to Jam With–Now They Have Album–WATCH

A New Zealander taught both his parents how to play the drums and the bass so…

The Humble Potato Could Hold the Key to Beating Hospital Superbugs as Well as Crop Diseases

The humble potato, which contains a natural antibiotic that destroys harmful bacteria, could hold the key…

Researchers Found Ancient Village Remarkably-Preserved by Vesuvius Eruption, 2,000 Years Before Pompeii

2,000 years before Pompeii, an Early Bronze Age village was almost perfectly preserved— then hidden for…

Texas Trucker is Named ‘Highway Angel’ for Stopping to Rescue a Police Officer Pinned in Vehicle

Truck driver Gary Wilburn was named a Highway Angel for offering aid to an injured Arkansas…

Your Inspired Weekly Horoscope From Rob Brezsny: A ‘Free Will Astrology’

Our partner Rob Brezsny provides his weekly wisdom to enlighten our thinking and motivate our mood.…

Look How Gently this Marmoset Handles a Giant Katydid

Apes are not the only primates that can shock us with their displays of human characteristics,…

Meditation Could Protect Older People Against Alzheimer’s, According to New Research

Meditation could protect older people against Alzheimer’s, according to new research. The practice of ancient religions…

The Wholesome Moment an Italian Boy is Politely Invited to Peer Inside His Dream Sports Car

“Attenzione!” calls an Italian father to his young boy, who was eagerly peering inside the coach of…

Watch the Moment a Dog is Rescued by Volunteers After 26 Hours Down an Old Mine Shaft

A dog has been rescued by volunteers after spending over 26 hours down an old mining…

Flying Taxi Takes Off for the First Time in Public Display From XPeng Motors – VIDEO

150 people, smartphones out, watched an electric flying car perform a successful test down at Dubai’s…

A ‘Plant Dating’ Pop-up has Appeared in London to Help Brits Find Their Perfect ‘Plant-ner’

A ‘plant dating’ pop-up has appeared in London to help Brits find their perfect ‘plantner’. The…

Black Hole Spews Out Material Years After Shredding a Star: ‘We’ve Never Seen Anything Like This’

In October 2018, a small star was ripped to shreds when it wandered too close to…

Lettuce is Grown Right Inside the Supermarket to Sell Without Packaging—a Hydroponic Garden in a Fridge

Down in Cairo, a supermarket is taking its produce aisle to a new level of freshness.…

Heartbroken Pet Owner Gets Tattoo of Beloved Pooch Who Died – Using Ink Mixed with His Ashes

A devoted dog owner was so heartbroken when her beloved bull terrier passed away that she…

How a Tiny Injured Kitten Kickstarted an Entire Sustainability Initiative

It’s so easy to pantomime corporations as mass polluters of the environment, but they’re run by…

This Ancient AC System will Cool your House Without Electricity

A designer has adapted ancient methods of A/C into a modern, stylish wall ornament that powerfully…

Boy Told He was No Good is Now Captain of England’s Team and Makes Viral Video to Change Attitudes–WATCH

Harry Kane has become the most prolific goal-scoring Englishman in modern history, and he’s channeling this…

Fishermen Getting Paid to Collect Plastic Trash at Sea, As Indonesia Slashes Pollution

  In Indonesia, small-time fishermen are being paid as part-time ocean cleanup crews, as the archipelago…

Oil and Gas Drilling Pays for 9,350-Acre Expansion of Great Sand Dunes Nat’l Park, Adding Colorado Ranch Wetlands

Colorado is blessed with one of the finest-dealt hands of public land in North America, and…

GNN Celebrates 25 Years of Good News! Giving Away 2,500 Books to Any Groups Tackling Mental Health Problems

We are proud to announce the Good News Network has passed a major milestone— celebrating our…

Citroen’s New Electric Family Car Could Also Help Power Your Home

Citroen’s new family car, the Oli, can change from a family sedan, to a pickup truck,…

Englishman Creates a Mental Health Walking Group Just for ‘Lads’ Like Him

An Englishman who went through nearly 10 years of mental turmoil has started a walking group…

This Paint is So White it Reflects Heat So Humans Don’t Need as Much Cooling

A stunningly-white coat of paint could be used to reduce reliance on air conditioning, after it…

Website Lets You Listen to Cat Purrs Whenever You’re Stressed–And Can Calm Your Kitty, Too

A website has designed an artificial purr-engine that plays customizable cat purring sounds to calm you…

Breakthrough: Polyethylene Bags and Jugs Can Finally be Upcycled to Solve Several Problems at Once

Notorious plastic bags and containers can finally be upcycled, thanks to a new technique for recycling…

Exquisite Mosaic Unearthed by Farmer Planting Olive Tree, ‘Perfectly Preserved’ From Byzantine Era

A tile-mosaic floor depicting birds and other animals has been found under a field in Gaza…

Holy Mackerel! Fish Really Is Brain Food – Even if You Only Eat a Small Amount

Could eating salmon, cod, tuna, herring, or sardines keep your brain healthy and your thinking agile…

She Finally Met Her Long Lost Dad, Who Didn’t Know She Existed, Thanks to Stranger on Facebook

A woman finally met her long-lost dad, a man who didn’t even know she existed—thanks to…

Scottish Nightclub is Powered By the Heat From Dancers – Moving the Venue to Thermal Energy

A Scottish night club has found it can reduce its carbon footprint by 70 tons per…

Rare Baby Red Panda That ‘Gave Hope’ for Endangered Species Effort Gets its First Exam –WATCH

A rare red panda cub born this summer was seen as a hopeful sign for the…

Over 75% of Brits Say They’re Greener Today Than They Were 10 Years Ago: Poll

A poll of 2,000 adults found three-quarters of respondents said they were greener today than they…

Youth Given 8 Months to Live Has Beaten Aggressive Blood Cancer, Now Inspires Others: ‘You can get through anything’

A young Florida man given just eight months to live has beaten a rare and aggressive…

Your Inspired Weekly Horoscope From Rob Brezsny: A ‘Free Will Astrology’

Our partner Rob Brezsny provides his weekly wisdom to enlighten our thinking and motivate our mood.…

Undersea Cable to Funnel 3 Gigawatts of Solar Energy From Egypt to Power Millions of European Households

Taking advantage of the huge output of solar energy in places neighboring the Sahara Desert, a…

Hubble Is Slowly Falling—and SpaceX Wants to Give It a Boost

The Hubble Space Telescope is falling, but amid always-tight NASA budgets, SpaceX is volunteering to help…

Renewables Met 100% of the Rise in Global Electricity This Year in 2022

  In a stunning piece of accounting, solar, wind, and hydroelectric power supply was found to…