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For the First Time Ever, Canadians Use Crowdfunding to Buy Up Land For New Protected Public Park

Over the course of a few short months, Canadians have managed to raise more than $3 million to protect a swath of breathtaking British Columbian wilderness.

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...

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...

Café Owner’s Heartfelt Yelp Response to 1-Star Review Rallies Support for Him and His Homeless Patron

Rather than spite the customer who criticized him for welcoming a homeless man around his donut shop, this restauranteur responded with compassion.

First Drone Project of Its Kind in Canada is Aiming to Plant 1 Billion Trees by 2028

By planting trees at a rate of 20,000 saplings per drone per day, the group hopes to plant 1 billion trees over the course of the next 8 years.

Handheld Device Can ‘Sniff’ Your Food and Detect Trace Amounts of Deadly Allergens in Just 30 Seconds

Once the device is commercially available within the next few years, scientists will be selling the devices for just $150 a pop.

Ocean Cleanup Makes History by Successfully Collecting First Plastic From Great Pacific Garbage Patch

For the first time in history, activists have cleaned up some of the trash from the Great Pacific Garbage Patch—and they will quickly collect much more.

Reversing Hair Loss Could Soon Be as Easy as Wearing a Hat After Scientists Develop Simple New Tech

This noninvasive, low-cost, hair-growth-stimulating technology is powered simply by the wearer's movements—and it's small enough to wear under a hat.

Plumber Takes On Debt So He Can Offer Free Repairs for Hundreds of Struggling Seniors

A compassionate English plumber has been performing heating repairs and plumbing services for thousands of vulnerable senior citizens free of charge.

Woman Opens Her Home to 97 Rescue Dogs to Protect Them From Hurricane Dorian

Despite having to constantly clean up after almost 100 rescue dogs, Chella Phillips says she is simply happy that they are save from the storm.

Not Only Does This New Clothing Charge Your Phone, It Can Protect You From Viruses and Bacteria

The researchers are currently patenting the trailblazing technology so they can begin making the product commercially available.

Hombre Vestido de Batman Ha Rescatado a Docenas de Mascotas Refugiadas de la Eutanasia

No todos los héroes usan capas, pero este hombre ha salvado a una docena de perros y gatos de la eutanasia, y lo ha...

Man Walks the Famed Camino de Santiago Trail With Driver Who Almost Killed Him in a Wreck (Video)

A man, angry at a driver who crashed into him, ended up asking him on a European hike after he learned that the driver had suffered a seizure at the wheel

Guy Dressed as Batman Has Rescued Dozens of Shelter Pets From Euthanasia

This real-life superhero has rescued dozens of shelter pets in distress – and he has done it all while trying to stay anonymously dressed as Batman.

When Evicted Man is Heartbroken Over Decision to Surrender His Dog, Community Leaps into Action

A homeless man will soon be reunited with his beloved best friend with a new roof over their head thanks to a woman publishing an online plea for help.

Since Father-Son Duo Designed Revolutionary ‘Honey on Tap’ Beehive, There Are 51,000 New Bee Colonies

Now in honor of National Pollinator Week, the inventors are donating thousands of dollars to honeybee conservation groups.

This Guy Created a Social Media Project for His Love of Dogs – and it Has Now Saved Dozens of Pups

A guy created a Twitter page so he could talk about dogs – and since garnering millions of followers, he has used his account to save his canine compadres.