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  • Positive: Philippine rebels agree to indefinite cease-fire

    08/27/2016 - 00:54

    Philippine communist rebels on Friday agreed to an indefinite cease-fire in peace talks with government officials aimed at ending one of Asia's longest-running insurgencies. After a weeklong meeting in Norway, negotiators for the Maoist rebels and the government issued a joint statement pledging to accelerate the peace process for a conflict that has killed tthousands since the late 1960s.

  • Positive: Scientists find Earth-like planet circling sun's nearest neighbor

    08/27/2016 - 00:54

    Scientists have discovered a planet that appears to be similar to Earth circling the star closest to the sun, potentially a major step in the quest to find out if life exists elsewhere in the universe, research published on Wednesday (24 August) showed.

  • Positive: France: Office workers turn urban gardeners on Paris luxury store rooftops

    08/26/2016 - 19:43

    Le Bon Marche and La Grande Epicerie, two landmark Paris luxury stores have turned their joint rooftops into an urban garden for staff who can grow their own crops in their free time. In the past months, the LVMH-owned adjoining stores on Paris's residential left bank have built planter boxes on a 700 square meter (7,500 square feet) roof area.

  • New Device Can Repel Sharks By Creating an Electric Field Around Wearer

    08/26/2016 - 15:56

    Surfers and swimmers can now breath easily thanks to a new wearable gadget that has finally been proven to deter great white sharks from attacking.
    The post New Device Can Repel Sharks By Creating an Electric Field Around Wearer appeared first on Good News Network.

  • Success: A tool for success: Enhancing creativity and emotional stability on Wall Street

    08/26/2016 - 01:12

    Transcendental Meditation has been embraced by a broader population than those seeking spiritual fulfillment one or two generations ago. Increasingly, TM has been incorporated into the corporate world by those wanting to simply reduce their stress levels and better their experience in daily life.

  • Positive: Ancient Greece's restored Tower of Winds keeps its secrets

    08/25/2016 - 19:59

    It is said to be the world's first weather station, to date back more than 2,000 years, and to have been used by merchants to tell the time -- even in darkness. The Tower of the Winds, still standing on a slope on Athens's ancient Acropolis hill despite attempts by Lord Elgin to move it to Britain, has been restored and re-opened to the public for the first time in nearly 200 years.

  • Positive: Scientists find Earth-like planet at star next door ( AP video)

    08/25/2016 - 19:59

    After scanning the vast reaches of the cosmos for Earth-like planets where life might exist, astronomers have found one right next door. A planet that's rocky like Earth and only slightly bigger has been discovered orbiting Proxima Centauri , the nearest star to our solar system, scientists reported Wednesday.

  • Newly Discovered Earth-Like Planet is Possibly Inhabitable

    08/25/2016 - 16:37

    Whether it holds intelligent life or the future home of humans, Proxima Centauri is a major breakthrough for our pale blue dot.
    The post Newly Discovered Earth-Like Planet is Possibly Inhabitable appeared first on Good News Network.

  • Scientists Use Ultrasound to ‘Jump Start’ Coma Patient’s Brain

    08/25/2016 - 14:30

    Since there are no current treatments for vegetative patients, this medicinal breakthrough has researchers excited for future trials.
    The post Scientists Use Ultrasound to ‘Jump Start’ Coma Patient’s Brain appeared first on Good News Network.

  • Success: Transcendental Meditation: The organizing power of cosmic intelligence

    08/25/2016 - 14:30

    Janet Hoffman, executive director of TM for Women Professionals in the US, examines human consciousness and just what creates order in society.

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  • 08/27/2016 - 00:54

    Philippine communist rebels on Friday agreed to an indefinite cease-fire in peace talks with government officials aimed at ending one of Asia's longest-running insurgencies. After a weeklong meeting in Norway, negotiators for the Maoist rebels and the government issued a joint statement pledging to accelerate the peace process for a conflict that has killed tthousands since the late 1960s.

  • 08/27/2016 - 00:54

    Scientists have discovered a planet that appears to be similar to Earth circling the star closest to the sun, potentially a major step in the quest to find out if life exists elsewhere in the universe, research published on Wednesday (24 August) showed.

  • 08/26/2016 - 19:43

    Le Bon Marche and La Grande Epicerie, two landmark Paris luxury stores have turned their joint rooftops into an urban garden for staff who can grow their own crops in their free time. In the past months, the LVMH-owned adjoining stores on Paris's residential left bank have built planter boxes on a 700 square meter (7,500 square feet) roof area.

  • 08/26/2016 - 15:56

    Surfers and swimmers can now breath easily thanks to a new wearable gadget that has finally been proven to deter great white sharks from attacking.
    The post New Device Can Repel Sharks By Creating an Electric Field Around Wearer appeared first on Good News Network.

  • 08/26/2016 - 01:12

    Transcendental Meditation has been embraced by a broader population than those seeking spiritual fulfillment one or two generations ago. Increasingly, TM has been incorporated into the corporate world by those wanting to simply reduce their stress levels and better their experience in daily life.