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The White Helmets nominated for the 2016 Nobel Peace Prize

The White Helmets nominated for the 2016 Nobel Peace Prize

The White Helmets wake up every day to save the lives others are trying so hard to take. These volunteer rescue workers have saved 60,000 lives in Syria and for that, they are under constant attack. Unarmed and impartial, they have just been nominated for the 2016 Nobel Peace Prize. Stand in solidarity with them....
Police Cook Pasta for Lonely, Elderly Couple

Police Cook Pasta for Lonely, Elderly Couple

Four officers cooked pasta for a lonely old couple whose sounds of distress were overheard in their home, Rome’s police department said. Authorities were alerted after cries were reported from an apartment in the city, but officers found the occupants had not been the victim of any crime. Click here to read the whole story....
Idea for sustainable living - Wohnwagon

Idea for sustainable living – Wohnwagon

The Wohnwagon (literary translated: living wagon) is best described as an off-grid caravan. It’s a 25 square meters living unit and provides all the utilities you need and has the same comfort as a normal house or flat. The makers Theresa Steininger and Christian Frantal wanted to make a political and philosophical statement about how the...
Homes from Discarded Plastic

Homes from Discarded Plastic

OSCAR MENDEZ wanted to provide decent housing for the homeless while reducing waste plastic. Watch the video to see how he has achieved it. Source: YouTube
Making a difference by appreciating each and every employee in his company

Making a difference by appreciating each and every employee in his company

The founder of the Chobani yogurt empire, who started with nothing as an immigrant to the US, surprised his employees by giving back to them in a very big way: “This community and this country has been so great to us, and I’d like to return that favor…” Source: NBC Nightly News  
Children changing the world

Children changing the world

Every year, a project called V-Star Change the World brings schoolchildren to a Buddhist temple in Thailand for a day of meditation. Organisers claim that one million children attended the last event at the Phra Dhammakaya temple near Bangkok. The temple believes that when one million children meditate together it can help to change the...
World's largest Peace walkway monument in 100 locations world wide

World’s largest Peace walkway monument in 100 locations world wide

MAJOR GLOBAL PEACE, ART, ARCHITECTURE NEWS: “This is Going to be the Most Powerful Monument for World Peace!” 100 Miles 4 Peace, by Paul-Felix Montez; a global project in 100 locations around the world. Landscape Architects Networks Magazine Major article reaching over 1.1. architects, urban planers etc. in 80 countries world wide. Also New Gandhi...
Scientists have found a way to recycle sunlight

Scientists have found a way to recycle sunlight

A new study, published Thursday in the journal Science, considers the properties of hybrid lead halide perovskites, a group of materials already making waves in solar cell technology, and demonstrates their ability to absorb energy from the sun, create electric charge, and then churn out some light energy of their own. Moreover, the researchers demonstrated...
This Company Develops Edible Eating Utensils

This Company Develops Edible Eating Utensils

India is the world’s largest user of disposable cutlery. Bakey’s edible cutlery was founded there in 2010 as an alternative. Source: YouTube
When others appreciate your work

When others appreciate your work

In our education system there are people who rarely get credit for awesome jobs they do, people without whom schools would be a lot more different. The staff and students at a Nashville elementary school take a moment to express their love and gratitude for their beloved school custodian. He became more than a person...