A doctor in Bangladesh has found a surprisingly simple way to treat infant pneumonia.
Did you know that some plants grow better together? It is a concept called "companion planting". The idea is straightforward. Specific plants tend to grow better either by themselves or with another p...
The Anheuser Busch breweries are temporarily shifting their canning operations from beer to water in response to the call for aid for victims of hurricane Florence. The storm was one of the worst reco...
One California nurse recently discovered that her new colleague happened to be a premature baby she cared for 28-years ago.
A Starbucks customer is being hailed a hero after bravely throwing himself in the path of a raging man wielding a machete-like weapon, diverting his attention from the woman he was chasing.
One day, on her way to take out the trash, Carolyn Collins heard a knock on the door of the cafeteria at the school she’d been working at. When she opened the door, she saw two students who were anxio...
Thanks to a few engineering students and a three-dimensional printer at the University of Cincinnati, adorable four-year-old Ella can now enjoy the same activities as any other child her age.
The wealthiest man ever is spending a small portion of his vast personal fortune to fund preschools and fight homelessness.
A rare discovery of a mummified wolf pup and caribou calf in Yukon dating from the ice age has amazed palaeontologists, who say the carcasses are unlike any ever found before.
Hoover Dam might just become the world’s largest solar battery thanks to a new city initiative.
A disoriented Steller sea lion was rescued by officials recently after wandering the streets of the small Alaskan town of Sitka for four days.
Dutch aerospace engineering drop-out student turned entrepreneur Boyan Slat's Ocean Cleanup multi-million dollar project launched its first full-scale system on September 8th, with the goal of reducin...
Canadian sweetheart Ryan Gosling made a Toronto coffee shop owner’s dream come true when he made a surprise visit to her indie establishment during the 2018 Toronto International Film Festival.
This year’s Ig Nobel Prize in medicine was for a professor who found that roller coaster can hasten the passage of kidney stones.
Healthcare providers are taking on Big Pharma by making expensive drugs on their own.
The Waterloo Regional Council has approved a plan to protect hundreds of turtles who currently have to risk their lives crossing a busy road between two wetlands.