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Cornell Installs Indoor Lawn to Soothe Students During Finals
Green Lifestyle  (tags: architecture, CoolStuff, eco-friendly, environment, cornell university, students, green, healthy, interesting )

- 1085 days ago -
Cornell using nature to help students relax during a hectic time in their lives should be applauded.
MyRose - Can A Mobile App Bring Us Back to the Green?
Green Lifestyle  (tags: CoolStuff, environment, green, interesting, app, myRose, gardening, garden, shopping, technology )

- 1086 days ago -
myRose has just released the first of what is likely to be a series of mobile gardening apps that are specifically geared towards plant and nature lovers.
Meet the Internet's Most Popular Pets
Animals  (tags: animals, cats, dogs, GoodNews, pets, cuteness, internet, stories, facebook )

- 1086 days ago -
With pets becoming a more common presence on social media, here's a look at a few of the most popular.
Grand Canyon Is 70 Million Years Old, 60 Million Years Older Than Previously Thought, Research Finds
Science & Tech  (tags: archaeology, discovery, concept, interesting, grand canyon, minerals, science )

- 1087 days ago -
The new finding was thanks to an analysis of mineral grains found at the bottom of the western Grand Canyon.
12-Year-Old Boy Saves 4,000 Pairs of Shoes From the Landfill
Green Lifestyle  (tags: children, clothing, eco-friendly, recycling, interesting, sustainable )

- 1088 days ago -
Each year over 300 million pairs of shoes are thrown into United States landfills, and 12-year-old "Eco" Erek Hansen has made it his personal mission to make sure more of those shoes are recycled.
Water Ice And Organic Compounds Discovered On Mercury, Surprises Researchers
Science & Tech  (tags: astronomy, discovery, interesting, research, space, mercury )

- 1088 days ago -
Even with its incredibly close distance to the Sun, and its extreme heat, the planet Mercury has been found to have water ice in deep craters at its poles. And not just water ice, there is apparently also organic material that has collected there.
Lifeline Aids Foreclosure Victims
Animals  (tags: abused, AnimalWelfare, animals, dogs, GoodNews, pets, rescued )

- 1089 days ago -
The Lost Our Home Pet Foundation is dedicated to helping pets put at risk due to the housing crisis.
Largest Black Hole Ever Found Discovered, Discovery Challenges Accepted Theory
Science & Tech  (tags: astronomy, discovery, interesting, investigation, research, science, space )

- 1090 days ago -
A black hole 17 billion times the mass of the Sun has been discovered by researchers at the Max Planck Institute for Astronomy.
Photo May Show Iceberg That Sank Titanic
World  (tags: nature, iceberg, history, photography, atlantic ocean, interesting )

- 1091 days ago -
Is this a photograph of the iceberg that did the unthinkable: sinking the RMS Titanic?
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