A group of engineering students have created a massive vacuum cleaner that can efficiently suck up all the tiny microplastics on sandy beaches.
Homeless Dad Receives Flood of Support After Woman Tried to Facebook Shame Him for Sleeping in McDonalds
A woman's frustrated Facebook post turned out to be a blessing in disguise for a homeless dad who has been struggling to make ends meet.
Spurred by the suicide of Anthony Bourdain, a California chef launched a mental health program for restaurant workers – and it's slowly picking up traction.
Scientists have identified several strains of bacteria in human guts that can be used to prevent – and even reverse – allergies.
Canadian legislators are aiming to phase out single-use plastics such as straws, coffee lids, shopping bags, and straws within the next two years.
When this Kansas community welcomed the residents of a new women's recovery center, the residents were sure to repay the kindness tenfold.
Dozens of ex-military members are proving to be the perfect protectors for endangered coral reefs along the coast of Florida.
In an amusing new set of photos from the Edinburgh Zoo, a group of penguins were bemused to meet a feathered friend made of 3,200 LEGO bricks.
Two Years After Woman Changes Homeless Man’s Life, They’re Using Their Friendship to Help Someone Else
It has been two years since this woman changed the life of a local homeless man – and they are now using their lasting friendship to help someone else.
The two new pieces of legislation mean that there are now five US states that have approved bans on single-use plastic bags.
Pink Floyd’s David Gilmour Auctions Off 126 Guitars and Raises $21 Million for Climate Change Battle
After raising over $21 million through the auctioneer's block, the Pink Floyd guitarist is donating all of it to an environmental charity.
This adorable photo of an anxious dog awaiting his owner's return is being shared across social media.
‘Rainbow Railroad’ Has Been Helping LGBT Citizens Escape Oppressive Nations to Freedom and Sanctuary
Hundreds of LGBTQ citizens from around the world have been given freedom and sanctuary from their oppressive governments thanks to this nonprofit.
Every day rain or shine, this 70-year-old grandma has doled out specialized bird seed to a flock of swans residing at an English pond.
From Basements to Thrift Stores, Student Has Collected Hundreds of Wheelchairs and Crutches for the Needy
Since launching the nonprofit two years ago, the college student has hunted through attics and thrift stores in order to find old medical equipment.
17 Years After Being Declared Extinct in the Wild, Turtle Species is Saved by Caretakers of Hindu Temple
An endangered turtle species has been given a second chance at survival thanks to the caretakers of a centuries-old Hindu temple.
A compassionate cop managed to stop a suicidal man from jumping off of a bridge in Arizona after he offered to give the man a hug.
This Pittsburgh dad had a feeling that there may be some pride parade-goers who could not celebrate with their parents – and he turned out to be right.
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.
A recent report on American energy capacity for the month of April shows that new renewable energy capacity has finally surpassed that of coal.