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  • Article: This 8-Year-Old Raised Almost $6,000 to Buy His Best Friend a New Wheelchair
    Citizenship

    This 8-Year-Old Raised Almost $6,000 to Buy His Best Friend a New Wheelchair

    By Avery Friedman|July 27, 2017

    He noticed the problems caused by Kamden’s bulky wheelchair, and decided to do something. Read more

  • Article: This Syrian Refugee Defied ISIS Death Threats to Dance Ballet
    Citizenship

    This Syrian Refugee Defied ISIS Death Threats to Dance Ballet

    By Madison Feser|July 27, 2017

    “When I dance, I feel like a king.” Read more

  • Article: This Global Citizen of America Wants to Wage a ‘Jihad for Peace’
    Citizenship

    This Global Citizen of America Wants to Wage a ‘Jihad for Peace’

    By Joe McCarthy|June 29, 2017

    It’s a term that he wants to reclaim. Read more

  • Article: Meet the Brazilian Scientist Working to Develop a Zika Vaccine
    Health

    Meet the Brazilian Scientist Working to Develop a Zika Vaccine

    June 19, 2017|Johnson & Johnson

    Her team's efforts may one day vanquish the virus. Read more

  • Article: How a College Dropout Plans to Rid the Oceans of Plastic
    Environment

    How a College Dropout Plans to Rid the Oceans of Plastic

    By Joe McCarthy|June 14, 2017

    “Don't tell me we can't clean this up together." Read more

  • Article: The Life and Death of One of Syria’s Most Beloved Minesweepers
    Citizenship

    The Life and Death of One of Syria’s Most Beloved Minesweepers

    June 12, 2017|News Deeply

    The 60-year-old destroyed roughly 3,500 mines before one took his life. Read more

  • Article: Here Are All the Adidas Products Made From Ocean Plastic
    Environment

    Here Are All the Adidas Products Made From Ocean Plastic

    By Joe McCarthy|June 2, 2017

    Plastic “upcycling” is the future. Read more

  • Article: This Lake Is Terribly Polluted. But Now a New Shoe Is Helping to Clean It Up
    Environment

    This Lake Is Terribly Polluted. But Now a New Shoe Is Helping to Clean It Up

    By Joe McCarthy|May 31, 2017

    “Lake Taihu could produce enough algae for us to produce a pair of shoes for every [person]." Read more