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11-year-old saves a toddler from drowning by diving into the sea after him

An 11-year-old boy from the seaside town of Staithes in north Yorkshire is being hailed a hero after he managed to rescue a toddler from drowning by quickly jumping off the pier. Eli Harrison was with his family at the beach when he noticed the little boy floating about 10 meters from the shore. Mum Kayleigh said: ‘We’d gone down to the beach for the day and, as we were walking along, my husband saw the little...

August 28, 2020 by pooja pooja 0 Comments
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These biodegradable flip-flops made from algae can be a great way to fight marine plastic pollution

Flip-flops are one of the major contributors to the marine plastic pollution menace. In fact, some models have suggested they account for a quarter of all the plastic in our seas. This is why a pair of biodegradable flip-flops made from algae is good news for our ocean ecosystems. UC San Diego recently partnered with startup company Algenesis Materials to produce a commercial grade polyurethane foam from algae...

August 27, 2020 by pooja pooja 0 Comments
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Newly-wed couple donates reception food to local homeless shelter

Melanie and Tyler Tapajna recently got married in Ohio, but due to the ongoing coronavirus pandemic, they were forced to cancel their wedding reception. However, since the couple had already paid the caterer for the food, both of them took it to Laura’s Home Women’s Crisis Center in Cleveland and fed over 130 women and children. “We pray this amazing couple is blessed immensely in their...

August 26, 2020 by pooja pooja 0 Comments
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In Santiago, Batman is delivering meals to the homeless people

The COVID-19 pandemic has seriously impacted global economies and rendered scores of people jobless. Among the worst affected are the poor sections of the society. In Chile, where unemployment rate surged to 12%, a man from Santiago, the nation’s capital, decided to make lives of the homeless people in his city a bit better through his kindness and generosity. This citizen of Santiago disguises himself as...

August 21, 2020 by pooja pooja 0 Comments
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Teenage hero utilizes the lockdown period to clean dirty road signs and cut overgrown hedges

15-year-old Joseph Beer has autism and ADHD, and usually boards at a residential, therapeutic school during the week. However, since his school closed down in March this year due to the coronavirus lockdown, he was in need of some kind of routine. This is when noticed dozens of neglected street signs and hedgerows while out on his daily walks with his mom, and decided to do something about them. Since then, the...

August 20, 2020 by pooja pooja 0 Comments
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Since 1989, Kenya’s elephant population has more than doubled

In great news for animal conservationists, The Kenya Wildlife Service (KWS) recently announced that the number of elephants at the country’s Amboseli National Park has more than doubled in the past three decades. There were just 16,000 elephants in Kenya in 1989, but that number has grown to more than 34,000, KWS Director John Waweru said. According to tourism minister, Najib Balala, the number has...

August 19, 2020 by pooja pooja 0 Comments
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This car dealership in Brazil adopts and makes a stray dog official “car consultant”

A stray dog showed up regularly at a Hyundai car dealership in Brazil, and in the process, befriended Manager Emerson Mariano who started giving him food, water and shelter. Slowly, the dog became pretty popular with the entire staff, so Mariano adopted the dog, named him Tucson Prime, and even made him an official “car consultant”. Today, Tucson Prime spends his day with the sales staff, attending...

August 14, 2020 by pooja pooja 0 Comments
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Apple pledges to become carbon neutral across its supply chain and product life-cycle by 2030

Apple, the world’s most valuable company, just revealed its goal of becoming carbon neutral across its entire business, manufacturing supply chain, and product life-cycle for all its devices by 2030. This means that in another decade, every product sold by the company is going to have net zero climate impact. “Businesses have a profound opportunity to help build a more sustainable future, one born of our...

August 13, 2020 by pooja pooja 0 Comments
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After almost ten years in captivity, these two beluga whales were recently set free

Little Grey and Little White are the names of two beautiful beluga whales who were captured almost ten years ago off the coast of Russia. They were then taken to a Chinese aquarium where they were trained to perform in front of audiences. Now thanks to the SEA LIFE Trust, a British charity working globally to protect the world’s oceans, these two belugas traveled 6,000 miles, flying for around 30 hours, to...

August 12, 2020 by pooja pooja 0 Comments
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Meet the genius Indian man who developed a solar-powered unit that can disinfect and provide jobs during the pandemic

This is the inspiring story of a man from a small village called Kuthambakkam on the outskirts of Chennai, Tamil Nadu, who resigned from his government job in Chennai to return to his village in 1990s, when it was grappling with issues like illegal liquor trade, poverty, poor infrastructure, domestic violence and Dalit discrimination. Elango Rangaswamy, 61, chose to harmonize passions. He had choices enough to...

August 07, 2020 by pooja pooja 0 Comments
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