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Switzerland to Launch ‘Janitor’ Satellite to Collect Pieces of Space Junk

Space junk is an ongoing problem for the world’s space administrations as decades worth of satellite launches and space missions have filled the Earth’s...
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Russia to Create National Parks and Reserves Nearly Size of Switzerland

Polar bears, walruses, sea otters, and other endangered species are all set to benefit from a Russian decision to boost its national protected...
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Defago Restores Downhill Gold To Switzerland, Bode Gets Bronze

Didier Defago broke a two-decade Swiss drought with gold in the Olympic downhill Monday and American Bode Miller broke his personal streak of...

Good News in History, July 7

On this day 35 years ago, Bruce Springsteen went to No.1 on the US album chart with Born In The U.S.A. Released four weeks...

Good News in History, July 2

55 years ago today, the landmark Civil Rights Act of 1964 was signed into law by U.S. President Johnson outlawing all segregation on the...

Scientists Found Flute Music That Helps to Build the Brains of Premature Babies

An exciting new piece of research from Switzerland found that specially-orchestrated music helps to boost the brain function of prematurely born babies.

Good News in History, June 7

37 years ago today, Graceland opened to the public five years after Elvis Presley died there. The mansion sits on 14 acres near Memphis...

Good News in History, March 29

60 years ago today, “Some Like It Hot”, the romantic comedy starring Marilyn Monroe, Tony Curtis, and Jack Lemmon, was released. Considered to be...

Good News in History, March 20

Happy 97th Birthday to comedian / actor and writer Carl Reiner. From the Dick Van Dyke Show (which he created and wrote for) to...

Good News in History, March 8

40 years ago today, the Philips electronics company demonstrated publicly for the first time the use of a compact disc, boasting its imperviousness to...

Good News on This Day in History, March 3

55 years ago today, The Beatles began filming their first feature film A Hard Day's Night at the Marylebone train station in London. The...

Good News in History, February 7

100 years ago today, Desmond Doss, the US Army corporal who saved 75 men while refusing to carry a weapon during one of the worst...

Good News in History, February 5

Happy 85th Birthday to Hank Aaron, one of baseball’s greatest players, and the only MLB batter to hit 30 or more home runs in...

Pink Floyd’s Roger Waters Uses Private Jet to Reunite Mom With Sons Who Were Abducted to Syria

Want to LISTEN to this story? Hear the segment from The Good News Guru (the GNN Founder) on our Friday radio broadcast with Ellen K on KOST-103.5 — Or, READ the...

Good News in History, November 19

Happy 80th birthday to American media mogul and philanthropist Ted Turner. He founded CNN at a time when no one believed anyone needed a...

Good News in History, November 18

90 years ago today, Mickey Mouse first appeared on the big screen in the animated film Steamboat Willie. The cartoon character drawn—and voiced—by animator...

Good News in History, November 16

30 years ago today, Benazir Bhutto became the first woman to lead a Muslim state when she was elected the Prime Minister of Pakistan...

New Cow Feed Causes Fewer Farts, Say Swiss Inventors Who Want to Curb Global Warming

The specialized recipe could put a big dent in the amount of harmful flatulence that is produced by livestock.

Watch Her Break Glass Ceiling With Moves Worthy of First Female Breakdancer to Hold a World Title

After her performance on Sunday, Ami has just become the first woman to ever hold a world breakdancing championship title.

California Has Just Approved Law Requiring All Cosmetics to Be Cruelty-Free

In an exciting show of display for animal welfare, California will soon require all cosmetics sold in the state to be cruelty-free.