Nebraska Surgeon Lets Patients Pay For Their Procedures With Community Service.
Medical care in the U.S. isn't cheap. Surgical procedures can easily cost tens of thousands of dollars, forcing many people to make difficult financial decisions...Read more
Couple Lets Nature Reclaim Farm And Now It’s A Haven Of Biodiversity.
Sitting on 3,500 acres of land in West Sussex, England, is a stunning haven of biodiversity. Welcome to Knepp Castle Estate, a centuries-old property turned...Read more
Teens Win Global Tech Competition By Developing App To Help People With Dementia.
While there is no cure for dementia yet, there are ways to make everyday life easier for people with the disease. A talented young group...Read more
French “Alzheimer’s Village” Helps Seniors With Dementia Live More Freely.
Alzheimer's doesn't just steal a person's memory; it takes away their ability to care for themselves — and their freedom. Fortunately, traditional care homes aren't...Read more
This Company Turns Discarded Apples And Mangos Into Eco-Friendly Purses.
More and more fashion brands are finding innovative ways to cut down on waste by creating their products with more eco-friendly materials. As it turns...Read more
World-Class Musician Plays Piano For 1st Time In 20 Yrs Thanks To Bionic Gloves.
João Carlos Martins is a renowned Brazilian musician and conductor, but because of a degenerative disease, he hasn't been able to play the piano with...Read more
Farmers Team Up With Local Chefs To Preserve Mexico’s Ancient Floating Farms.
Some of the best-tasting produce in North America can be found "floating" in Mexico. Just south of Mexico City is a piece of history that's...Read more
Paralyzed Man Creates All-Terrain Bike To Help People With Disabilities See The World.
When JP Middleton hit the slopes of Mt. Norquay in Banff National Park in 2018, he wanted to get in an intense workout. As a...Read more
This Interactive “Sound Map” Lets Everyone Experience The World’s Forests From Home.
Ever wonder what it sounds like to be immersed in the trees of Madagascar? How about the songs of Slovakian nightingales? Now, you can experience...Read more
This 3-D Light Show Is Mesmerizing 1000s With Stunning “Dancing” Illusions.
Some things are worth a second look, and zoetropes are among them! Dating back to the 1800s, these cylindrical devices create the illusion of motion...Read more
This Scientist Is Analyzing 1,000s Of Plants To Fight Malnutrition Around The World.
You probably know fruits and vegetables are part of a healthy diet, but do you know what specific nutrients they hold? If you were asked...Read more
Native American Communities Are Saving Rare Plants From Edge Of Extinction.
For many Native American tribes, vegetables like corn, beans, and squash are more than food. In fact, some are a priceless part of cultural traditions....Read more
12 Teachers Who Took Their Socially Distant Classrooms To The Next Level
Going back to school can cause anxiety for teachers and students alike under normal circumstances. In the midst of the COVID-19 pandemic, these fears are...Read more
Special Baton Helps Blind Musician Fulfill Dream Of Playing In Orchestra.
Kyungho Jeon of Seoul, South Korea, has loved music all his life. In fact, he connects with melodies and harmonies on a deeper level than...Read more
15 Inventions So Pointless They’re Actually Hilarious
Not every new creation is meant to take off. The way Matty Benedetto sees it, that's the fun part of inventing! Matty is a product...Read more
Woman Who Is Visually Impaired Shows Off Incredible Way She Uses Technology.
We're all familiar with the way braille allows anyone who is blind or visually impaired to read text through raised dots. But have you ever...Read more
This Creative Sculptor Is Transforming Plastic Tubes Into Mesmerizing “Beach Animals.”
Theo Jansen is among the most gifted engineers out there, and his otherworldly creations are (almost) living proof! The Dutch sculptor specializes in building works...Read more
Humble Postman Spends 33 Yrs Building Incredible Palace One Pebble At A Time.
As a famous Chinese proverb says, "A journey of a thousand miles begins with a single step." In the case of Le Palais Idéal in...Read more
15 Amazing Inventions That Are Making The World More Accessible
Thanks to advances in technology, the world is becoming more and more accommodating for everyone. Over the years, clever inventors have found ways around so-called...Read more
This Couple Has Lived On The Sea For 29 Yrs In Floating Home They Built Themselves.
Floating off the coast of Vancouver Island is Wayne Adams and Catherine King's own personal piece of paradise. The couple left the city behind to...Read more
300 Drones Soar Over Seoul In Epic Light Show Honoring Health Care Heroes.
The Fourth of July is usually only observed in the U.S., but this year, South Korea joined in with a spectacular celebration of its own....Read more
Man With Autism Loves Swings So Students Work All Summer To Build Him One.
Paige Floyd, Renee Farnes, and Nick Krekeler graduated from Colorado State University in May, but they weren't ready to move on just yet. The engineering...Read more
Inventor Of N95 Filter Comes Out Of Retirement To Become Worldwide Hero.
Dr. Peter Tsai is a scientist, a legendary inventor, and, most recently, a hero of the pandemic. The spread of COVID-19 has led to a...Read more