Beavers reduce river pollution by building dams, study shows

Beavers should be reintroduced into the wild to help clean up polluted rivers and stem the loss of valuable soils from farms, new research suggests. The study,  by scientists at the University of Exeter, found that a single family of beavers removed high levels of sediment, nitrogen and phosphorus from water that flowed through a 2.5 hectare enclosure in Devon.… Read More Beavers reduce river pollution by building dams, study shows

Here’s how to beat anxiety without medication, according to a new scientific study

Do you have anxiety? Have you tried just about everything to get over it, but it just keeps coming back? Perhaps you thought you had got over it, only for the symptoms to return with a vengeance? Whatever your circumstances, science can help you to beat anxiety for good. Anxiety can present as fear, restlessness,… Read More Here’s how to beat anxiety without medication, according to a new scientific study

Facial Recognition System Helps Trace 3,000 Missing Children in 4 Days

Thanks to an innovative new facial recognition system (FRS), almost 3,000 missing children have been identified by city police and efforts are under way to reunite them with their families. The FRS was employed by the Delhi police department on a trial basis to scan the faces of 45,000 children living in children’s homes. During… Read More Facial Recognition System Helps Trace 3,000 Missing Children in 4 Days

Devoted Husband Designs ‘Tank Wheelchair’ For Wife So She Won’t Miss Out On Family Activities

It has been 19 years since a car collision left Liz Soden paralyzed from the waist down – but thanks to her loving husband, she is not lacking very much in mobility. Instead of agreeing to leave his wife behind for their family hiking trips, Brad Soden resolved to build an all-terrain wheelchair. Brad, who… Read More Devoted Husband Designs ‘Tank Wheelchair’ For Wife So She Won’t Miss Out On Family Activities

Stars Wars Medley on Melodica by the Melodica Men – This is great!

What started off as two guys playing toy instruments in the basement is now an internationally-acclaimed musical duo. Tristan Clarke and Joe Buono became friends while studying music at the Peabody Conservatory, and they have been playing melodica together since May 2016. A melodica is like a cross between a keyboard and a harmonica because… Read More Stars Wars Medley on Melodica by the Melodica Men – This is great!

Adidas Sold 1 Million Shoes Made Out of Ocean Plastic Last Year

Apparel company Adidas has been making shoes out of ocean plastic pollution – and according to a recent news report, they sold 1 million pairs last year. The sportswear corporation told CNBC that they had started selling three versions of the Ultraboost recycled plastic shoes in 2017. Each pair of shoes, which were made in… Read More Adidas Sold 1 Million Shoes Made Out of Ocean Plastic Last Year

This “air taxi” takes off like a helicopter and flies like a plane

Larry Page’s autonomous air taxi ‘Cora’ flies in New Zealand Reports surfaced in 2016 that Google co-founder (and now Alphabet CEO) Larry Page had two “flying car” projects in the works, and while we saw the Flyer recreational vehicle unveiled last year, today it’s time to meet Cora. An “air taxi” developed by Page’s Kitty… Read More This “air taxi” takes off like a helicopter and flies like a plane

Keanu Reeves quote: “On living life to the fullest”

Keanu Reeves writes: “My friend’s mom has eaten healthy all her life. Never ever consumed alcohol or any “bad” food, exercised every day, very limber, very active, took all supplements suggested by her doctor, never went in the sun without sunscreen and when she did it was for as short a period as possible- so… Read More Keanu Reeves quote: “On living life to the fullest”

6 Characteristics of Resourceful People That Bring Them Success

by Sherrie Campbell There is not a more useful or important trait to possess than resourcefulness in the pursuit of success. Resourcefulness is a mindset, and is especially relevant when the goals you have set are difficult to achieve or you cannot envision a clear path to get to where you desire to go. With… Read More 6 Characteristics of Resourceful People That Bring Them Success

Civil rights pioneer Viola Desmond is first Canadian woman on currency

by Ashifa Kassam in Toronto *pictured: Canada’s finance minister, Bill Morneau, with Wanda Robson after her sister Viola Desmond was chosen to feature on the $10 banknote. Photograph: Chris Wattie/Reuters Viola Desmond, who refused to leave the whites-only section of theatre, chosen for Canadian $10 notes A black woman who refused to leave the whites-only… Read More Civil rights pioneer Viola Desmond is first Canadian woman on currency

How smart people handle difficult people

By Travis Bradberry  –  Mar 11, 2018 Difficult people defy logic. Some are blissfully unaware of the negative impact that they have on those around them, and others seem to derive satisfaction from creating chaos and pushing other people’s buttons. Either way, they create unnecessary complexity, strife, and worst of all stress. Studies have long… Read More How smart people handle difficult people

Collapse of Parenting: We Hurt Kids Treating them Like Grown-Ups

Collapse of parenting:  Family physician, psychologist and author Leonard Sax wants parents to know that they are “raising kids wrong.” The author of “Boys Adrift” and “Girls on the Edge” has written a new book, “The Collapse of Parenting: How We Hurt our Kids when We Treat them Like Grown-Ups.” “Most American parents are completely… Read More Collapse of Parenting: We Hurt Kids Treating them Like Grown-Ups

Supertonic | Most Powerful Natural Antibiotic Concoction

Make your own Supertonic!  The basic formula of this powerful tonic dates back to medieval Europe, that is, from the era when people suffered from all sorts of diseases and epidemics. This is The Most Powerful Natural Antibiotic Supertonic – Kills Any Infections in The Body This master cleansing tonic is actually an antibiotic that… Read More Supertonic | Most Powerful Natural Antibiotic Concoction