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After Wildly Successful Crowdfunding, You Can Now Order Bike Helmets That Look Like Regular Hats

Created by SpaceX engineers, these stylish hats are three times more durable than typical helmets – and far more portable.

Abused Kenyan Girls To Live in Castle Thanks To Crowdfunding By One Mom

These young women could not contain their joy upon hearing that strangers had contributed more than enough money necessary for their care and housing.

UPDATE: New Zealanders Win Bid to Buy Beach By Crowdfunding; It’s Now Public

They were called “naive” for believing they could rally public support to buy a beach and outbid the real estate tycoons, but in the...

Crowdfunding a Greek Bailout, Englishman Raises Quarter Million Euro

Donate cash and get Greek goods in return – that’s the idea behind one Englishman’s effort to help Greece during its economic crisis. More than...
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Crowdfunding a Cure for Cancer

Researchers in Sweden isolated a virus that successfully attacked cancer in mice. Then, because of a lack of funding, the virus was put in...

That’s ‘Sew’ Smart! Scientists Develop New Threads That Change Color When Harmful Gases Are in the Air

These color-changing fabrics could be a lifesaver for health, safety, military, or rescue workers who work in close proximity to harmful gases.

‘Projects For Good’ – This Ingenious Website Makes it Easier to Change the World!

Unlike Kickstarter which funds creative startups, or GoFundMe which addresses personal needs, Projects for Good was designed for people who want to support the...

These Floating Trashcans Are Being Deployed Around the World So They Can Suck Up Tons of Ocean Trash

These floating rubbish bins are already sucking up ocean pollution in dozens of marinas and ocean ports around the world.

What if Your Homework Included Comic Books? NFL All-Pro Pushes to Make Education Fun

Ovie Mughelli had an impressive career in the NFL, playing as an All-Pro fullback for the Baltimore Ravens and the Atlanta Falcons. He is now...

Seth Myers Breaks Down Why a Fun Stranger Showing Up At Bachelor Party is the ‘Story We Need’

Seth Myers hilariously explains why a stranger's response to an accidental email invitation is the kind of amusing tale of fun that we need this week.

11-Year-old Girl Has Been Granting the Simple Wishes of Nursing Home Patients

This 11-year-old girl may not be a magical genie, but she is winning hearts for her magical mission of granting wishes to nursing home...

Homeless Magazine Seller is So Beloved By Locals, They Showered Him With Love and a New VW Home

Despite being homeless, this magazine seller is the happiest – and most beloved – man on the streets of Bristol.

After Cheerful Young Walmart Cashier Pays for Stranger’s $110 Grocery Bill, Community Repays Him Ten-Fold

When this 19-year-old Walmart cashier happily picked up the tab for a struggling customer, his community decided they wanted to thank him for his kindness.

Woman Credits Her Brave Chihuahua as the Reason She Survived a Bear Attack

This 51-year-old woman may not have survived a recent bear attack if it had not been for her courageous little dog staying by her side.

Disabled Workers Can Fulfill Their Love of Catering by Controlling Restaurant Robots From Home

This robot café could offer a creative new avenue of income and social interaction to disabled people who can no longer work in a restaurant setting.

Man Behind the World’s Longest-Running Free Clinic Has Spent 44 Years Treating 2 Million People

Over the course of his 44-year career, Dr. Ramana Rao has cured or treated over two million people—and he’s never charged a dime for...

Muslims Raise $250,000 for Pittsburgh Synagogue: ‘Whatever you need … let us know, we’ll be there’

Following the synagogue shooting in Pittsburgh last week, these Muslim groups are rushing to help their Jewish neighbors.

When 8-Year-old ‘Queen’ Finds Authentic Ancient Sword in a Lake, Her Fans Rally to Forge Her a Replica

Saga may only be 8 years old, but she already has an international fan club thanks to her recent discovery at the bottom of a Swedish lake.

Human Chain of People Help Move A Bookstore, Book By Book

When this independent bookstore had trouble affording expensive moving services, the community showed up in full force to lend a hand.

Man Wears Monster Costume for Three Days Straight in Order to Save Sick Children

This kind-hearted monster is determined to help children in need – even if it means wearing a costume that prevents him from eating and sleeping for 3 days.