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🗞️ Good News: One animal herd is helping store tons of carbon

Friday, May 17, 2024 Real, messy hope delivered to your inbox daily, from Good Good Good. Together with Today’s Top Good News Story Photo: via Оксана Ващук / Wikimedia Commons A new study found that a single bison herd can help store the CO2 equivalent of 2 million cars The world’s soil, oceans, and forests are the biggest known carbon sinks, and scientists have long acknowledged the role that they play in slowing the effects of climate change. But a new study shows how instrumental animals...
2 days ago • 4 min read

🗞️ Good News: Overdose deaths declined last year

Thursday, May 16, 2024 Real, messy hope delivered to your inbox daily, from Good Good Good. Together with Today’s Top Good News Story Photo: Erin Schaff/The New York Times For the first time in five years, overdose deaths dropped in the U.S. in 2023 In 2023, there were an estimated 107,543 drug overdoses, which was down 3% from 2022 with 111,029. While the figures are preliminary, the decline in deaths is expected to hold true. Opioid deaths, particularly fentanyl, fell by 3.7 percent. And...
3 days ago • 3 min read

🗞️ Good News: New “tricks” protect birds from wind turbines

Wednesday, May 15, 2024 Real, messy hope delivered to your inbox daily, from Good Good Good. Together with 🍎 We’re showing our teacher appreciation all year long! Last week was Teacher Appreciation Week — but we think teachers deserve so much more than that. While we wish we could give them a raise, a longer lunch break, and endless classroom supplies — we can give them back a bit of the hope and encouragement they give every day for their students. So starting today, we’re giving all...
4 days ago • 4 min read
A line graph showing the decline in the global number of maternal deaths from 1985 to 2020

🗞️ Good News: A huge milestone for maternal health

Tuesday, May 14, 2024 Real, messy hope delivered to your inbox daily, from Good Good Good. Together with Today’s Top Good News Story Photo: Hannah Walsh/ABC News Queensland, Australia was just declared drought-free for the first time in over a decade For the first time in 11 years, all of Queensland, Australia has officially been declared drought-free, with the last two shires’ drought status revoked. Recent increases in rainfall and flooding have filled the region’s waterways with more water...
5 days ago • 4 min read

🗞️ Good News: Lizzo and others are supporting Gaza relief

Monday, May 13, 2024 Real, messy hope delivered to your inbox daily, from Good Good Good. Together with Today’s Top Good News Story Images: Via @EUCouncil on X The European Union just passed “groundbreaking” first-ever legislation to combat violence against women In a “groundbreaking moment” for women’s rights, the EU’s first law to combat violence against women was just officially adopted by member states. The states now each have three years to add them to national law. The legislation will...
6 days ago • 4 min read

🗞️ Good News: Newly preserved land is the size of a major U.S. city

Friday, May 10, 2024 Real, messy hope delivered to your inbox daily, from Good Good Good. Together with At Good Good Good, we take a no-fluff stance when it comes to good news… but today’s Goodnewsletter is a bit of an exception. It’s filled with good news about animals! Make no mistake: the good news you’re about to read celebrates real, important, significant progress about animals — the subject matter just happens to come with fluff, scales, feathers, and fins. Enjoy! Today’s Top Good News...
9 days ago • 4 min read

🗞️ Good News: Elmo is “just checking in” again

Thursday, May 9, 2024 Real, messy hope delivered to your inbox daily, from Good Good Good. Together with Today’s Top Good News Story Photo: Courtesy of Sesame Workshop Elmo is “checking in” again as part of a new mental health initiative on “Sesame Street” Back in January, beloved “Sesame Street” Muppet Elmo logged on to social media platforms to see how folks were faring at the start of 2024: “Elmo is just checking in! How is everybody doing?” With responses about break-ups, unemployment,...
10 days ago • 3 min read

🗞️ Good News: A groundbreaking cervical cancer screening is coming

Wednesday, May 8, 2024 Real, messy hope delivered to your inbox daily, from Good Good Good. Together with Today’s Top Good News Story Photo: Courtesy of Natron Energy (left) The first-ever commercial-scale production of sodium-ion batteries in the U.S. just launched Renewable energy sources are exceeding production expectations (it’s only continuing to grow and set records!), but that sustainable endeaver comes with a dirty downfall: lithium. It’s a known issue in the clean energy space, as...
11 days ago • 3 min read

🗞️ Good News: One national park is getting seriously accessible

Tuesday, May 7, 2024 Real, messy hope delivered to your inbox daily, from Good Good Good. Together with Today’s Top Good News Story Photo: Courtesy of Catalyst Sports Great Smoky Mountains National Park just expanded its adaptive excursions, helping disabled visitors bike, camp, and kayak After launching its free adaptive programming last year with four events, this year, Great Smoky Mountains National Park is offering even more: three hikes, two mountain bike rides, one kayak trip, and one...
12 days ago • 4 min read

🗞️ Good News: A Detroit dog rescue gets an NFL pup-grade

Monday, May 6, 2024 Real, messy hope delivered to your inbox daily, from Good Good Good. Together with Today’s Top Good News Story Photo: Clarence Tabb Jr. / The Detroit News Materials used for the 2024 NFL Draft are being repurposed to build a dog rescue shelter in Detroit Turf, fencing, set pieces, and other materials used for the 2024 NFL Draft, hosted in Detroit, are being donated to local nonprofit organizations — including a local animal shelter, Detroit Dog Rescue. Stage materials from...
13 days ago • 3 min read

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