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A New Canadian Coin is Honoring a Trail-Blazing Engineer

In a celebration of an extraordinary trailblazer, the Royal Canadian Mint has unveiled a commemorative loonie featuring Elsie MacGill, affectionately known as the Queen of Hurricanes. This pioneering aeronautical engineer and champion of women's rights was the first female in the world to hold such a title. The loonie's design, skillfully crafted by artist Claire Watson, showcases MacGill's resilience and ingenuity as she gazes proudly at the Hawker Hurricane and Maple Leaf II planes she helped create.

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Reddit's Co-Founder is Launching a Game Changer for Women's Sports - Here's How

A new invitational for the top sprinters in the world is expected to offer the largest purse ever for a women's-only track event. Alexis Ohanian's venture capital firm is investing in women's track to modernize and increase prize money. Dubbed the 776 Invitational, the Reddit co-founder and husband to Serena Williams says the event at the end of September will feature $60,000 for first place in each event. Ohanian says he is partnering with two-time Olympic medalist and sprinting world champion Gabby Thomas to bring his vision to life.

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Kenya Just Banned the Use of Plastic Bags for Organic Waste

Good news for Kenya! Despite challenges with plastic pollution, the country is taking further steps to tackle the issue. Nairobi alone generates 2,400 tonnes of waste daily, but now a ban on plastic bags for organic waste collection is in place. Within 90 days, markets must comply and households will use biodegradable bags - a move that may increase costs but benefit the environment. The National Environment Management Authority's efforts are making a positive impact in the fight against plastic pollution.

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This Doctor Saved a Little Girl’s Life While Filling In At a Pediatrician’s Office

Despite facing months of frustration and dead ends in their search for answers about their daughter's health, one family's persistence paid off when a substitute doctor ordered crucial blood work that revealed a life-threatening condition. Dr. Zachary Johnson's timely intervention at their pediatrician's office proved to be a pivotal moment in saving the little girl's life. Thanks to the doctor's intervention and the family's unwavering instincts, their daughter received life-saving treatment and is now on the path to recovery.

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These 3.7 Billion-Year-Old Rocks Reveal the Oldest Evidence of Earth’s Magnetic Field

In West Greenland, rocks resembling marbled cake hold the oldest evidence of Earth's magnetic field. The Isua Supracrustal Belt rocks reached a scorching 550°C about 3.7 billion years ago, aligning with the magnetic field for protection. Scientists reveal in a new study that Earth has safeguarded us since ancient times, preserving our climate and atmosphere from cosmic threats. Despite questions raised by this discovery, it highlights the enduring strength and importance of Earth's magnetic shield throughout history.

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These Barbers Are Heroes After Saving a Child From Oncoming Traffic

These neighborhood barbers are being hailed as heroes after saving a young kid from oncoming traffic! East Hartford barbers Osvaldo Lugo and Rafael Santana sprang into action when they saw a child heading towards traffic on Main Street. Thanks to their quick thinking, a potential tragedy was avoided, leaving the family grateful. The barbers' heroic act was captured on security footage and praised by the local police department. A heartwarming story of everyday heroes making a difference in their community!

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The "Largest Floating Crane on the Eastern Seaboard" is Helping the Baltimore Bridge Cleanup

The Chesapeake 1000, the largest floating crane on the Eastern Seaboard, is assisting in cleanup efforts at the Francis Scott Key Bridge in Baltimore by removing large pieces of the structure. Timelapse footage taken on April 19 shows this process at six times normal speed. The US Army Corps of Engineers stated that removing these pieces will open a Limited Access Channel for one-way ship traffic to the Port of Baltimore. This positive development showcases successful teamwork and progress towards improving navigation in Baltimore's waterways.

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Post Malone Just Changed This Aspiring Musician's Life

A chance encounter between Scottish singer Gregor Hunter Coleman and Post Malone led to an incredible act of kindness. While performing at a bar in Glasgow, Post Malone attended his set and was impressed. After offering to buy him a drink, which Gregor declined, Posty invited him to sing at his concert's afterparty and even covered the down payment for Gregor's house. The two singers have since stayed in touch, with Post Malone also offering mentorship as Gregor pursues his music career further.

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This 10-Year-Old Rescue Cat Just Became a Model for Target

In a heartwarming turn of events, a rescued cat named Hercules is now living his best life as a Target model in Minnesota. After being saved from a hot car two years ago and receiving extensive medical care, Hercules found his forever home with foster mom Jill LeBrun. Now thriving at 10 years old, Hercules enjoys bird-watching and treats while charming everyone he meets. His story serves as an inspiration for others to consider fostering or adopting rescue animals.

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This Young Girl is a Cancer Survivor Thanks to Her Sister's Lifesaving Donation

10-year-old Ruby Leaning is now cancer-free thanks to her sister's life-saving bone marrow donation. Ruby was diagnosed with acute lymphoblastic leukemia in 2020, and her younger sister Mabel turned out to be a perfect match for the transplant. Their grandmother confirmed that Mabel's stem cells saved Ruby's life, and now she is back to being a happy, healthy girl who loves swimming and dancing. The family is grateful for the support they received during this challenging time.

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For the First Time in 5 Months, NASA's Voyager 1 is Sending Data Back to Earth

After a five-month hiatus, NASA engineers have successfully restored communication with Voyager 1, humanity's farthest spacecraft, located 15 billion miles away in the cosmos. Through innovative problem-solving, the team managed to decode the spacecraft's data, showcasing the resilience and ingenuity of space exploration efforts. As Voyager 1 continues its interstellar journey, the breakthrough reaffirms our unwavering commitment to exploring the unknown and pushing the boundaries of human achievement.

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Reddit's Co-Founder is Launching a Game Changer for Women's Sports - Here's How

Kenya Just Banned the Use of Plastic Bags for Organic Waste

This Doctor Saved a Little Girl’s Life While Filling In At a Pediatrician’s Office

These 3.7 Billion-Year-Old Rocks Reveal the Oldest Evidence of Earth’s Magnetic Field

These Barbers Are Heroes After Saving a Child From Oncoming Traffic

The "Largest Floating Crane on the Eastern Seaboard" is Helping the Baltimore Bridge Cleanup

Post Malone Just Changed This Aspiring Musician's Life

This 10-Year-Old Rescue Cat Just Became a Model for Target

This Young Girl is a Cancer Survivor Thanks to Her Sister's Lifesaving Donation

For the First Time in 5 Months, NASA's Voyager 1 is Sending Data Back to Earth