Tag Archives: Colombia

#R2BC Wednesday’s #GoodNews

Okay, first of all… Hapus Dydd Gŵyl Dewi And in celebration of the land of leeks, daffodils and dragons we get a great new Guardrians of the Galaxy 2 Trailer! Okay…well…may be not because it’s St David’s Day but it’s certainly making me smile. 🙂 On a more serious note, my favourite story is seeing peace […]
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#R2BC Tuesday’s #GoodNews

Touch-Feedback Device allows Blind to “See” Microscope Images ELN Releases Kidnapped Soldier Zika Vaccine found to Protect Mice & Monkeys Rate of New HIV Infections in England among Gay Men fall by a Third Laser Helping Brain Cancer Surgery Landmark Gene Therapy restoring Hearing in Mice Drug Stops Unpleasant Chemotherapy Side Effects in Mice Cardiff […]
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#R2BC Friday’s #GoodNews

Some great things happening around the world. Peace talks with the ELN are a step closer in Colombia, and a badly burnt teenager defies a 5% chance of survival. However, if I have a favourite it has to be Iran’s 1st All-Female Motorbike Race. After a 3-Year battle. 27-Year-Old, Behnaz Shafiei’s has beaten the odds, […]
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#R2BC Thursday’s #GoodNews

  FARC on ‘Final March’ 100-Year-Old Vera Lynn Breaks Own Record with New Album Water Spotted in Atmosphere of Exoplanet Bat-Inspired Robot Swoops & Dives like a Real Bat Up Helly Aa Viking Fire Festival No US Bacon Shortage 1st Genetic Potato Material Sent to Global Seed Vault Plan for Quantum Computer Drawn Up Digital […]
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#R2BC Thurday’s #GoodNews

Ever since the BBC used David Belle as part of an advertising campaign I have been fascinated by the art of Parkour (aka Freerunning): Today, one of favourite stories is hearing of Freerunning’s acceptance as a sport. From the estates of Northern Paris to the world state of sport, movies and video games the thing […]
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#R2BC Tuesday’s #GoodNews

Hail & Welcome To 2017 Welcome to all, whether you’re a returning fan, or new to Reasons to be Cheerful. I hope everyone is fully recovered from the New Year celebrations. 2016 was packed full of Good News and Positive Stories and we are hoping that the trend continues in 2017. If you are new […]
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#R2BC Thursday’s #GoodNews

EU Galileo Satellite System goes Online Star Trek to get it’s first Minority Female Lead Rolling Stones waive Jo Cox Single Royalties FARC expels Leaders who “Refused to Accept Peace” HMRC takes back Celebrities’ Tax Profits All New English Police Officers to have Degrees World’s Hottest Borehole nearly Complete New Species of Spider Discovered in […]
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#R2BC Friday’s #GoodNews

Working video games console created within a video game. Gameception FTW. Deep Brain Ultrasound used to Treat Tremors Amazing Dinosaur Tail Found Preserved in Amber Japan tests Device to Help Clean up Space Debris Low Carbon Batteries to Play Role in Balancing UK National Grid UK Trade Deficit Narrowed in October Japanese City using QR […]
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#R2BC Thursday’s #GoodNew

Kevin Smith famously said in the movie Dogma, “even God has a sense of humour. Just look at the Platypus.” As my favourite egg laying, semi-aquatic mammal the Platypus may now help the world with treating Diabetes. So, we are reminded not to judge books by their covers and that even after a lifetime of […]
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#R2BC Wednesday’s #GoodNews

  Colombian Senate Backs new FARC Peace Deal Protective Shelter over Chernobyl Reactor Site Completed 3D Scanners & Printers used to Create New Ears for Children New Nursing Apprentice Role Announced Hunstanton Seal Pups Return to the Wild Grandfather learns to use Instagram to tell his Grandchildren Stories from a World Away Manics to play […]
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