The Bears and the Bees

Possible Home Run for Fighting Climate Change

Charitable Darius

A couple of guys named Darius make a charitable difference in their own special ways; Vitamin D possibly helps cancer patients who have trouble with meds; guy buys out a Girl Scout Cookies stand; Go outside for 2 hours a week to really feel benefits; Vets feel better after cleaning corral reefs; 20,000 sign petition to remove Good Omens from Netflix even though it’s an Amazon show.

Sometimes All You Need Is a Hug

Seeing the Glass as Half Full

The guys explain a study’s finding on personality traits of those who see a 50% full water glass as half full or half empty and more on this week’s edition of Humpday Heroes.

Build beach in back yard guy:
https://www.goodnewsnetwork.org/formerly-homeless-man-makes-backyard-beaches/

Seeing a glass half-full:
https://www.goodnewsnetwork.org/what-seeing-glass-as-half-full-says-about-personality-onepoll/

PE Credit for doing yardwork for seniors and disabled:
https://www.goodnewsnetwork.org/school-gives-students-pe-credit-for-doing-yard-work/

All United airline flights from LA are now powered by biofuel:
https://www.goodnewsnetwork.org/united-airlines-flights-from-la-powered-by-biofuel/

69 year old collects cigarette butts for mosaics:
https://www.goodnewsnetwork.org/pharmacist-has-collected-120000-cigarette-butts-for-art/

Tulsia Gabbard Approaches Bipartisanship Sensitively:
https://www.goodnewsnetwork.org/congresswoman-used-toffee-to-unite-republicans-and-democrats/

Log Cabin for Mice:
https://www.goodnewsnetwork.org/photographer-builds-log-cabins-for-mice/

Barefoot Teacher Warns of Tornado, Mohamed Salah Inspires Acceptance, and An Entire School Welcomes Deaf Student by Learning ASL

Barefoot Teacher Warns of Tornado, Mohamed Salah Inspires Acceptance, and An Entire School Welcomes Deaf Student by Learning ASL

A schoolteacher runs barefoot down the street to warn students and families of impending tornado; A man carries his blind dog on a 800 mile hike to help the dog get its confidence back; students at Dayton Consolidated School learn sign language to welcome their first ever deaf classmate.

Stories:

Couple Spends 20 Years Planting an Entire Forest and Animals Have Returned:
https://mymodernmet.com/sebastiao-salgado-forest/?fbclid=IwAR1KXZIKDNnpkEvrv3qT6XKtzFDX3-val_hT-pviDagbsGK-cmPFnYfbe3k

Tornado Teacher:
https://www.goodnewsnetwork.org/barefoot-teacher-pictured-runs-ahead-of-tornado-to-warn-families/
Her instagram: https://www.instagram.com/theimpromptustyle/

Man Carries Blind Dog 800 miles:
https://www.goodnewsnetwork.org/man-carries-blind-dog-for-800-miles-so-she-can-build-confidence-walking-the-rest-of-the-epic-hike-on-her-own/

Minnesota Bee Landscaping:
https://www.goodnewsnetwork.org/minnesota-to-pay-landscaping-costs-for-bee-friendly-greenery/
Pollinator Garden Network: http://millionpollinatorgardens.org/

Albino Panda Bear:
https://z6mag.com/2019/06/02/look-rare-albino-white-panda-spotted-in-sichuan-china/

School Learns Sign Language to Welcome First Ever Deaf Student:
https://www.goodnewsnetwork.org/maine-school-learns-asl-for-first-deaf-student/
Video: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=B-WpNtJzKUE

Michael Salah Helps Reduce Racism:
https://www.goodnewsnetwork.org/mohamed-salah-spurs-drop-in-hate-crimes-and-islamophobia/

Toy Houses and Childhood Development:
https://lifehacker.com/what-your-kid-can-learn-by-playing-with-a-toy-house-1834960414

Consent Posters, Plastic Turns to Energy, and Addiction Treatment Centers

Consent Posters, Plastic Turns to Energy, and Addiction Treatment Centers

Guardians of the Vibe create amazing, aesthetically pleasing posters for venues about consent; Brightmark Energy creates a plant the converts plastic into fuel; One Canadian saves another in Florida; Oregon to open schools catered to students in addiction recovery.

Guardians of the vibe:
https://www.guardiansofthevibe.com

Good News Network Stories:
https://www.goodnewsnetwork.org/construction-begins-on-first-ever-commercial-plastics-to-fuel-factory-in-the-us/
https://www.goodnewsnetwork.org/students-pay-tuition-with-plastic-waste-instead-of-money/

4th Dimension Recovery Center:
http://4drecovery.org/?fbclid=IwAR2JWXLl4QD7ev0QiNnLNfsDy9pg19lDv4mceusRFgxQs-r4tel8Y-SEmBs

Oregon Recovers:
https://www.oregonrecovers.org/about/

Recovery High School Initiative:
http://www.oregonrecoveryschools.org/

Saving Bees and Paying it Forward

Saving Bees and Paying it Forward

The Blazers beat the Nuggets to advance to the 3rd round of the playoffs for the first time in 19 years; a man invents a card that dispenses sugary solutions to help save starving bees; well off people, including Shaq, help those in need; a man ditches his own birthday party to heroically save a dog.