This tiny dome house in Oregon is the perfect place for a quiet weekend getaway

If you’re looking for the perfect weekend escape, this futuristic dome house in Bend, Oregon, is the place to be. The geodesic home—called “Dome Sweet Dome”—is located right off Century Drive and stands next to the hiking trails in the Deschutes National Forest. A quick bike ride will take you to the nearby Old Mill

101-year-old grocery store employee honored with a grant named in her honor

Planning retirement is something that many of us have given a serious thought, if given a chance, most people would want to retire from work as early as possible. But not Romay Davis.  This 101-year-old woman hasn’t let her age stop her from working at a grocery store in Montgomery, Alabama. Romay is still working

NJ man drives 22 hours to Texas to provide plumbing services after crippling winter storm

When this New Jersey plumber learned that many Texans needed plumbing services after last week’s winter storms, he made the 22-hour drive to Houston to help the residents. Andrew heard that local plumbers in Texas were struggling to accommodate all the customers whose homes had burst pipes and other damage, so he volunteered to assist.

Woman develops a brilliant system that turns plastic waste into bricks stronger than concrete

A Kenyan materials engineer has found a way to help the environment by turning plastic waste into sustainable building materials that are stronger than concrete. Nzambi Matee, a materials engineer and entrepreneur, founded Gjenge Makers Ltd. in Nairobi, Kenya. The factory collects plastic waste from commercial facilities and uses them to create bricks that can

Ballerina born without arms soars with her winning attitude, inspires thousands

Sometimes, the only thing that keeps people from reaching their dreams is their own excuses. But for this young ballerina born without arms, these “excuses” are no match for hard work and confidence. From a young age, Vitória Bueno of Santa Rita do Sapucaí, Brazil, has demonstrated an interest in dancing. So when her physiotherapist

This glass-domed train will take you on a delightful trip across the scenic Southwest in luxury

Several luxurious new locomotives are reviving the charm of old-school train travel, with the latest entry coming from Rocky Mountaineer. This family-owned Canadian outfit has unveiled a glass-domed train that will bring passengers across the scenic Southwest in luxury, which marks Rocky Mountaineer’s first train tour in the United States this summer. The Rockies to

Beloved service dog moves on after helping hospital staff get through the COVID-19 pandemic

Aside from being our loyal companions, dogs have this natural ability to give us a sense of calm with their mere presence. That’s precisely what a soon-to-be service dog named Wynn provided to the emergency room staff at Rose Medical Center in Denver, Colorado. Hospital employees credited the good girl for bringing much-needed emotional support