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A Startup is Using Recycled Plastic to 3D Print Affordable Homes

Azure is a startup that is using recycled plastic water and drink bottles to create homes that are 90% complete by the time they leave the factory. The company says it can build homes 70% faster and 30% cheaper than traditional methods by 3D printing the floor, roof, and walls of its models inside its factory. In April, Azure unveiled what it called the world’s first 3D-printed building with recycled plastic materials. Once the concept is firmly established and revenue is stable, they also want to turn their technology towards helping to end the homelessness epidemic of California.

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This School Bus Driver is a Hero for Saving His Children from a Potential Tragedy

A bus driver in Nova Scotia, Terrie Brown, heroically stopped his school bus just in time to avoid a tragedy when a tractor-trailer crashed through the guardrail above. Thanks to his quick reaction, all 23 students on board were safe and unharmed. Brown was recognized for his bravery with a $500 cheque and community hero award from Southland, his employer. Despite feeling anxious after the incident, Brown humbly stated that he was just doing his job as best as he could.

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The New Malaria Vaccine Was Delivered to the Central African Republic for the First Time

Exciting news for the Central African Republic as they receive thousands of doses of a new malaria vaccine recommended by WHO. The first batch of 43,000 doses arrived today via UNICEF, with more on the way soon. This R21/Matrix-M vaccine will be used in routine immunizations for children to combat high malaria rates in the country. With hopes high and supply concerns addressed, experts anticipate significant progress in saving lives from this deadly disease through vaccination efforts.

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Copa América Will Feature Female Referees and Assistants for the First Time

Exciting news for soccer fans! Women match officials have been appointed to work the Copa América for the first time. María Victoria Penso and Edina Alves will be referees, supported by assistants from Brazil, Colombia, Venezuela, and the U.S., with Nicaragua's Tatiana Guzmán as a video review official. CONMEBOL is promoting equality in soccer by involving more women on and off the field of play. A total of 101 referees will officiate at the Copa América hosted by the United States starting June 20.

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The James Webb Space Telescope Just Found 3 of Our Universe's Earliest Galaxies

Astronomers using the James Webb Space Telescope have discovered three of the universe's earliest galaxies, born when it was just 400 to 600 million years old. These galactic babies were seen actively forming in images resembling fuzzy red smudges feeding on helium and hydrogen. The findings mark a significant milestone in understanding galaxy formation, providing insight into how stars are born from dense gas pockets within these primordial galaxies.

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Mindful Living: These Simple Strategies Can Help Prevent Cognitive Decline

Want to keep your brain healthy and prevent cognitive decline? Dr. Lisa Barnes, a cognitive neuropsychologist at Rush University Medical Center in Chicago, suggests lifestyle interventions may help delay memory loss. Recent reports highlight promising interventions such as cognitive training, blood pressure management, and increased physical activity to lower dementia risk factors by up to 40%. By managing cardiovascular risks like hypertension and high cholesterol in midlife, you can take proactive steps towards maintaining a healthy brain.

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This Hospital Hosted a Wedding So a Dad Could Walk His Daughter Down the Aisle

In a heartwarming turn of events, a hospital in California helped fulfill the wish of a dying man to walk his daughter down the aisle. Abraham Arceo, diagnosed with cancer last year, was able to witness his daughter Brittny's wedding thanks to the efforts of Providence St Joseph Hospital staff. Despite doubts about his health, Arceo found the strength to guide Brittny to the altar during an emotional ceremony attended by family and friends. The touching moment went viral online, showcasing love and support that transcends difficult circumstances.

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Anteaters Are Returning to Brazil After Being Extinct for a Century

In a surprising turn of events, giant anteaters have made a comeback in southern Brazil after being thought extinct for over a century. Recent sightings in Rio Grande do Sul state suggest the species has returned from Argentina due to successful rewilding efforts there. Conservationists are celebrating this victory and working to protect these populations, including advocating for safer highways to prevent wildlife-vehicle collisions.

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A Woman Out for a Walk Made a Once in a Decade Discovery

A European woman made an extraordinary discovery of buried treasure from the Middle Ages in Kutná Hora, Czech Republic. The treasure, consisting of over 2,150 silver coins minted between 1085 and 1107 in Prague, was found during a walk. Archaeologists believe the coins were hidden during political unrest and could have been used for paying wages or spoils of war. This once-in-a-decade find is considered one of the largest discoveries in recent years and will be showcased in an exhibit set to open in 2025.

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This Cat is Taking Swimming Lessons to Lose Weight – And He's Loving It

In an effort to shed some pounds, a chubby cat named Moses has taken up swimming as part of his weight loss journey. The nine-year-old feline, who was nearly 10kg at the start, is already down 2.2 pounds and showing signs of increased muscle tissue after six weeks of hydrotherapy sessions in Warwickshire. Despite initial hesitations about water, Moses now eagerly awaits his treadmill swim workouts with enthusiasm. His owner Jenna Joshi is thrilled with his progress.

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The James Webb Space Telescope May Have Solved a Puffy Planet Mystery. Here's How.

Astronomers using the James Webb Space Telescope have made a surprising discovery about a puffy exoplanet called WASP-107 b. The planet, located 200 light-years away, is much lighter than Jupiter but has an unusually large size and low density. Researchers found that the planet's atmosphere contains very little methane, suggesting high temperatures and vigorous mixing of gases within the planet are responsible. This groundbreaking research sheds new light on how planetary atmospheres can expand without following traditional formation theories.

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This School Bus Driver is a Hero for Saving His Children from a Potential Tragedy

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Copa América Will Feature Female Referees and Assistants for the First Time

The James Webb Space Telescope Just Found 3 of Our Universe's Earliest Galaxies

Mindful Living: These Simple Strategies Can Help Prevent Cognitive Decline

This Hospital Hosted a Wedding So a Dad Could Walk His Daughter Down the Aisle

Anteaters Are Returning to Brazil After Being Extinct for a Century

A Woman Out for a Walk Made a Once in a Decade Discovery

This Cat is Taking Swimming Lessons to Lose Weight – And He's Loving It

The James Webb Space Telescope May Have Solved a Puffy Planet Mystery. Here's How.