It seems like news is always negative and depressing these days, and I hate that! Why is it that we are inindated with so many negative stories, and we rarely see many positive stories?
Here are 4 great things that are happening right now:
Survival rates are improving every year for most of the common cancers in the US
- According to the Annual Report to the Nation, overall cancer death rates continue to decline in men and women for all racial and ethnc groups in the US.
Lululemon founder donates over 3 million dollars to preserving islands in the Salish Sea.
- Chip Wilson, the founder of lululemon spent $3.2 million to purchase Canadian island Saturnina, and two other islands in an attempt to help preserve and prtect the Douglas fir ecosystem. Check out his interview about it with Global Nation here!
Doctor turns wedding flowers into bouquets for patients
- Eleanor Love, who works for the Virginia Commonwealth University School of Medicine, came up with an idea to team up with brides and grooms willing to donate their wedding flowers so they can be made into bouquets for hospital patients.
Renewables were the world’s cheapest source of energy in
Almost two-thirds of #wind & #solar projects built globally last year will be able to generate cheaper #electricity than even the world’s cheapest new coal plants, according to a NEW report from @IRENA.— IRENA (@IRENA) June 29, 2021
Learn more via @guardianeco👇 https://t.co/MiqV2FWqoA pic.twitter.com/yrDJUzCZrc