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Alex Chacón: 600 Days, 41 Countries, One Motorcycle

Alex Chacón: 600 Days, 41 Countries, One Motorcycle

In 600 days, with nothing but a camera, a motorcycle, and a backpack, Alex Chacón made courageous decision to journey across over 41 countries and 75 borders, driving 200,000 kilometers, all while donating and contributing to charities across the world. At 27 years old, Chacón has become an internet sensation when in 2014 he released […]
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Man Returns to Radioactive Fukushima to Take Care of the Animals

Man Returns to Radioactive Fukushima to Take Care of the Animals

After the 2011 earthquake in Fukushima, Japan, radiation leaks at the nuclear plant forced everyone to evacuate. But one man, Naoto Matsumura, returned for the animals that were left behind. After the earthquake, Matsumura, a farmer, decided to return to the exclusion zone for his own animals. While there, he discovered that there were many, […]
Animal Stories,Humanitarian Stories,Inspiring Stories

Bride with Amnesia Given a Chance to Marry Her Husband Again

Bride with Amnesia Given a Chance to Marry Her Husband Again

Jeremy and Justice Stamper’s first marriage was in summer of 2014, but just 19 days after the ceremony, Justice was in a terrible car accident. She was seriously injured, and although it took her several months to get well again, she was able to make a full recovery. Still, there was something missing: after she […]
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Melbourne Citizens Write Love Letters to Their Trees

Melbourne Citizens Write Love Letters to Their Trees

In Melbourne, Australia, people are writing to trees, and the trees are writing back. The trees were originally given email addresses so that the public could involve themselves in making requests for maintenance or offering information on a tree’s health. But eventually, people started to use the email addresses for much simpler, sweeter purposes, like […]
Environmental Stories,Fun Stories

Comedian, Cabaret Performer – Lynn Ruth Miller Does It All

Comedian, Cabaret Performer – Lynn Ruth Miller Does It All

After ten years in the comedy realm, Lynn Ruth Miller is “still going strong” at 81 years old. This seasoned performer aims to live life to the fullest and enjoy every moment. “They tell me I’m amazing because of my age; I don’t want to be amazing because of my age,” said Miller. “I want […]
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Long-Haired Hero Cat Saves Baby

Long-Haired Hero Cat Saves Baby

Cats are known to have nine lives, and Masha, a long-haired tabby cat, put hers on the line in January to save a baby abandoned in a box in the dead of a Russian winter. Climbing into the cardboard box with the boy, she kept him warm with her long fur. Locals discovered the baby […]
Animal Stories,Fun Stories

Smart Girls Run the World

Smart Girls Run the World

Amy Poehler and Meredith Walker offer young people the opportunity to be themselves and inspire positivity with Smart Girls, a website that proves “smart girls have more fun.” “What began as an online show for young girls and an excuse to host spontaneous dance parties has become a place for information, comedy and community.” The […]
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The Outcast Dolphin and the Whales Who Adopted Him

The Outcast Dolphin and the Whales Who Adopted Him

When people think of friendly sea animals, dolphins are likely to be on the top of people’s lists instead of their larger cousins, the whales. Yet, these enormous animals, while not as playful as dolphins, have shown that they have the capability to form close bonds with animals other than themselves, as one group of […]
Animal Stories

Planting Trees with No Arms and No Eyes

Planting Trees with No Arms and No Eyes

It’s 7AM in the village of Yeli in the northern province of Hebi, China. 53 year olds Jia Haixia and Jia Wenqi head off to a day’s work of planting trees, a task they’ve been working on for over a decade. But planting trees is no easy task for these two, because Haixia is blind, […]
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Beer Bottles:  From Beverage Containers to Building Material

Beer Bottles: From Beverage Containers to Building Material

Recycling used bottles, whether glass or plastic, is always a good idea, but while most of us are content to drop them off at recycling centers, some people find more inventive uses for them. You might think they make works of art, but some people build homes, buildings, and even temples from an everyday staple […]
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