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This Case of Bullying Has a Happy Ending

This Case of Bullying Has a Happy Ending

One elementary school student from Florida is so passionate about the University of Tennessee that he made his own T-shirt to show his spirit for the school. After the boy’s teacher, Laura Snyder from Altamonte Elementary School, announced the school’s “College Colors...

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A Robotic Suit Helps a Man to Regain the Chance to Move

A Robotic Suit Helps a Man to Regain the Chance to Move

A Frenchman named Thibault fell 40 feet from a balcony. Although he survived the fall, the impact severed his spinal cord. He has been living without the movement of any of his limbs ever since. A new robotic suit controlled by his brain is giving him the chance to...

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How Two Girls are Helping Kids Read

How Two Girls are Helping Kids Read

Book-lover Andrea Liao wanted more kids to have access to books, so the sophomore student from Interlake High School started a youth literacy organization called Book the Future. Liao desires to make books more accessible to kids in "foster care homes, orphanages,...

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Hospitals in Norway Embrace the Healing Power of Forests

Hospitals in Norway Embrace the Healing Power of Forests

  Hospitals are an essential component of modern healthcare. We are fortunate to have so many facilities around the world that can treat injuries, illness, and disease. There is only one problem with them: they tend to be boring, sterile environments. Finding...

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Free Transit Passes Create Fewer Cars on the Road

Free Transit Passes Create Fewer Cars on the Road

  Residents of Gothenburg, Sweden, are discovering that their regional transit agency has a gift for them. The community is giving everyone a free two-week pass to use trams, ferries, and buses to get to work or school instead of driving there. The goal of the...

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