Posted: 2017-03-24 16:30:07
Astronaut Jeanette Epps made history in January when Nasa announced she will be the first black American to board the International Space Station. We ask: how do you prepare for six months in space? The post Making history: Jeanette’s giant leap appeared first on Positive News.
Posted: 2017-03-23 16:30:10
Slovenia's parliament adopts amendment that declares the country’s water supplies are ‘a public good managed by the state’ and ‘not a market commodity’ The post Slovenia names water a fundamental right appeared first on Positive News.
Posted: 2017-03-22 16:30:10
Author Mark Stevenson has travelled the world, from Brazilian favelas to a shed in the English home counties, meeting remarkable innovators The post The outsiders rebooting our world appeared first on Positive News.
Posted: 2017-03-22 07:43:59
What’s at stake in a world where science is marginalised? Programmes such as AguaClara, which offer sustainable, low-cost solutions to Honduran communities in need of safe water The post This invention lets rural Hondurans clean their water – and own the treatment plants appeared first on Positi...
Posted: 2017-03-21 05:00:03
The 2017 World Happiness Report, released yesterday to coincide with International Day of Happiness, names Norway the happiest country in the world. What lessons can we learn from the nations at the top of the table? The post ‘It’s time to build social trust, not guns or walls’ appeared first ...