And now for some good news...

By: Mark Lukwinski

And now for some good news...

Tags: Good news

We’re switching the gears this week a little because there is so much doom and gloom happening in one week, we have decided to canvas around and bring you funny or exciting stories from around the world, only.
 
So, in no particular order, here’s some great things happening around the world that may not have fallen on your radar.

Mind control can mean new things for amputees as researchers have found a way to tap into the brain to help send signals to enable real-time movement of a robotic hand. As a result, this has paved the way for some of the most advanced prosthetic control in the world and for users of this technology, ‘it’s like you have a hand again’.

A llama showed up at a wedding and it was totally ok with the bride. Here’s why.

Imagine finding spare change in your pocket, using it to buy a lotto ticket…only to discover you just got the jackpot of $25,000 a year, for life!

Though not shocking and one hundred percent to be expected, forty-three people were injured at this year’s ‘exploding hammer’ festival in Mexico. The event entails people attaching a mix of sulphur and chlorate to the end of sledge hammers, and then banging them on the ground. Not sure this is a festival we would attend.

Heard anything good and uplifting to share?! We want to know!

Stay safe out there,
Mark