In the early 2000s, I worked with a company trying to develop a novel way to treat antibiotic-resistant infections using viruses that attacked the harmful bacteria. I learned that scientists had been struggling to make such a treatment viable since the 1920s. It looks like we've begun figuring out how to crack that nut! This is good news in our fight against antibiotic resistance.
As billionaires pledge to rebuild Notre Dame, donations from good folks spike to rebuild other churches destroyed by hate crimes.
A high school robotics team built an electric wheelchair for a two-year old, saving the family tens-of-thousands of dollars and opening up a world of exploration for a child. Humans are alright.
Good news story! Using big data to help the homeless. How three cities in the US have ended chronic homelessness. Who says you can't teach talking monkeys new tricks?
Holy crap. Imagine being instrumental in the eradication of not one, but two global diseases. Humans are amazing when we put our minds to it. https://www.facebook.com/bradanderson2000/posts/2289871197719148