It Wasn't All Bad

Knitting group in Minnesota creates special arm warmers for dialysis patients
A person receives dialysis treatment.
made with love

Knitting group in Minnesota creates special arm warmers for dialysis patients

Hawaiian teen uses money from recycling to fund college scholarships
Genshu Price with cans and bottles he will recycle.
win-win

Hawaiian teen uses money from recycling to fund college scholarships

Study suggests new approach to fighting malaria could reduce severe illness and deaths in kids
Vials of the world's first malaria vaccine.
good news

Study suggests new approach to fighting malaria could reduce severe illness and deaths in kids

From hundreds of miles away, a ham radio operator saved his friend's life
Bill Scott uses his ham radio.
good news

From hundreds of miles away, a ham radio operator saved his friend's life

Restaurant finds creative way to send blind customer a birthday message in Braille
A person reads a book in Braille.
inclusivity

Restaurant finds creative way to send blind customer a birthday message in Braille

After 77 years, veteran reunites with Italian siblings he saved during World War II
Martin Adler with the Naldi siblings.
reunions

After 77 years, veteran reunites with Italian siblings he saved during World War II

Father and son bike 3,300 miles to fulfill dream of seeing the Statue of Liberty
Shepherd and James Colver at the Statue of Liberty.
a trip to remember

Father and son bike 3,300 miles to fulfill dream of seeing the Statue of Liberty

Illinois girl brings her fight to protect bees to the statehouse
Scarlett Harper.
buzzworthy

Illinois girl brings her fight to protect bees to the statehouse

This Georgia man is changing his neighbors' lives, $1 at a time
A stack of $1 bills.
paying it forward

This Georgia man is changing his neighbors' lives, $1 at a time

Paralyzed man surprises family by walking at his college graduation
Corey Borner walks at his college graduation.
a graduation to remember

Paralyzed man surprises family by walking at his college graduation

Cat leads rescuers to owner who fell into a ravine
A black cat.
purr-fect endings

Cat leads rescuers to owner who fell into a ravine

2 massive new dinosaur species discovered in China
An illustration of two new dinosaur species found in China.
dino-mite

2 massive new dinosaur species discovered in China

Sri Lankan teen uses scraps to build a solar-powered tuk-tuk
Suntharalingam Piranawan's solar-powered tuk-tuk.
the next generation

Sri Lankan teen uses scraps to build a solar-powered tuk-tuk

Dog missing for 2 years reunited with family after they saw him on TV
A brown dog.
good news

Dog missing for 2 years reunited with family after they saw him on TV

Mother and daughter serve side by side on Navy ship
Tonya McCray and her daughter, Racquel McCray.
dynamic duo

Mother and daughter serve side by side on Navy ship

Sanitation workers find envelope containing $25,000 that was accidentally thrown away
A stack of $100 bills.
a needle in a haystack

Sanitation workers find envelope containing $25,000 that was accidentally thrown away

Texas boy on a 'race to kindness' is getting toys, books to kids across the state
Orion Jean delivers books to kids in Texas.
amazing

Texas boy on a 'race to kindness' is getting toys, books to kids across the state

Artisan brings new life to wood damaged by fire and drought
Burned wood in the Sierra Nevada range.
sustainability

Artisan brings new life to wood damaged by fire and drought

California teen invents new type of fire extinguisher to protect homes
F.A.C.E. devices.
good ideas

California teen invents new type of fire extinguisher to protect homes

Minnesota man's yard is now a destination for all the dogs in his neighborhood
The neighborhood dogs in Keith Roles' front yard.
friends furever

Minnesota man's yard is now a destination for all the dogs in his neighborhood

Artificial mini-reefs are helping clean Florida's waters
A beach in Florida.
save the planet

Artificial mini-reefs are helping clean Florida's waters

In 30 minutes, traveler raises $10,000 in tips for airport piano player
Tonee "Valentine" Carter.
amazing

In 30 minutes, traveler raises $10,000 in tips for airport piano player

Volunteers are writing and illustrating free books to help South African kids with reading
South African children read their books from Book Dash.
reading is fundamental

Volunteers are writing and illustrating free books to help South African kids with reading

Olympic diver Tom Daley knits an adorable holder to protect his gold medal
Tom Daley.
multi-talented

Olympic diver Tom Daley knits an adorable holder to protect his gold medal

This teen pilot wants to be the youngest woman to fly solo around the world
Zara Rutherford.
the sky's the limit

This teen pilot wants to be the youngest woman to fly solo around the world

Neighbors — one 2 years old, the other 99 — found friendship during quarantine
Benjamin Olson and Mary O'Neill.
best friends forever

Neighbors — one 2 years old, the other 99 — found friendship during quarantine

South Carolina mechanic fixes clunkers and donates them to people in need
Eliot Middleton works on repairing an old car.
it wasn't all bad

South Carolina mechanic fixes clunkers and donates them to people in need

Doctor takes wedding flowers and turns them into bouquets for her patients
A wedding bouquet.
a welcome wedding crasher

Doctor takes wedding flowers and turns them into bouquets for her patients

High school students design car seat attachment to use with a wheelchair
Jeremy King on a stroll with his infant son.
great inventions

High school students design car seat attachment to use with a wheelchair

After searching a beach every morning for a year, man finds 2 megalodon teeth in 3 weeks
The megalodon teeth Jacob Danner found in Florida.
twofer

After searching a beach every morning for a year, man finds 2 megalodon teeth in 3 weeks

To show his appreciation, Ohio pizzeria owner gave a full day of sales to employees
Heavenly Pizza owner Josh Elchert.
it wasn't all bad

To show his appreciation, Ohio pizzeria owner gave a full day of sales to employees

This Brooklyn restaurant aims to 'empower refugees through culinary education'
The team at Emma's Torch.
american dream

This Brooklyn restaurant aims to 'empower refugees through culinary education'

High school graduates use senior trip money to help their community instead
Graduates throw their caps.
giving back

High school graduates use senior trip money to help their community instead

An act of kindness on a California street sparked a lifelong friendship
Palm trees in California.
it wasn't all bad

An act of kindness on a California street sparked a lifelong friendship

Researchers say ancient bone carving suggests Neanderthals could make art
The deer toe bone found in a German cave.
ancient art

Researchers say ancient bone carving suggests Neanderthals could make art

Rescue cat makes it to the top of New Hampshire's 48 tallest mountains
Floki the cat on top of a mountain.
anything is paw-sible

Rescue cat makes it to the top of New Hampshire's 48 tallest mountains