Tag Archives: Ecology

#R2BC Friday’s #G00dNews

The big news, sports wise anyway, seems to all be coming from the Taekwondo mats. As a Brit it’s great to see Jade Jones retain her title. However, it’s the news that Iran has seen their 1st female Olympic medal winner, and Jordan its 1st ever Olympic medal winner that has me smiling. It can […]
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#R2BC Monday’s #GoodNews – To the Moon Alice!

On R2BC, Monday tends, unsurprisingly, to have a heavy sporting flavour. With so much of the sports news focusing on the Rugby World Cup or the soap opera of the Premier League it may seem that British sports fans have nothing to smile about; oh, how wrong we are: British Track Cyclists see Gold in […]
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#R2BC Friday’s #GoodNews

Engineers develop ‘Digital Skin’ Sensor Immune Clue to Preventing Schizophrenia Northern Ireland Leading the way with Cardiac Surgery World Bank plans Financial Aid for Syrian Neighbours Funding for Compressed Air Energy Storage Project New Search & Rescue Base launched in St Athan Hen Harriers Tracked with Satellite Tags 800 Jobs created in County Fermanagh Scottish […]
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#R2BC Tuesday’s #GoodNews

Having one of those day when I’m reminded why I do Reasons to be Cheerful. Every time I look at the BBC news pages today the breaking news is all negativity and controversy. However, I look a little closer and you find these amazing stories. Chile Creates Massive New Marine Reserve Study Ranks UK as […]
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#R2BC Wednesday’s #GoodNews – Positive Gaming

Well first of all, Happy Birthday to the Women’s Institute; an amazing institution doing great things for women and food around the UK. Following the current run of Great British Menu on BBC iPlayer has given a fascinating look into some great food and the organisation’s history. 🙂 That out of the way the story that […]
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#R2BC Wednesday’s #GoodNews

UK Unemployment falls to 1.83m Welshman’s hand re-attached after accident Notorious Prison may become Park Hawaii aims for 100% Renewable Power by 2045 Climber rescued in Alaska Frank Meeting between Kerry + Putin Largest British-Registered ship docks at Southampton Record breaking Gem sells for £30m

#R2BC Thurday’s #GoodNews – 400 Thanks

Today, Reasons to be Cheerful us a little later than usual. Today, is also Thanksgiving and the 400th Post here on SiliconNomad.com So firstly a hearty HAPPY THANKSGIVING!! To my Friends across the Pond. R2BC is running late due to a family crisis, which I give thanks was not much much worse. However, much of […]
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#R2BC Tuesday’s #GoodNews – Protection

Sorry today is a little late; it’s October Half-Term here and I’m spending time with family, so if the next few days are intermittent I apologise. A few big stories today around protection – In Nicholas Winton we see a glimpse of the past in his work saving people in WWII In Chine we see […]
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#R2BC Wednesday’s #GoodNews – Working Wednesday

Welcome to a Working Wednesday! Big news is obviously UK unemployment hitting its lowest point in almost 6 years! However, with approval from the House of Lords and easy progress through the commons next week the Church of England could very soon see its first female bishop, which makes a welcome addition to yesterday’s news […]
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#R2BC Wednesday’s #GoodNews – Many Happy Re-Cerns

ARM creates new OS CERN at 60 US & Brazil resolve cotton dispute UK legalises music, film and e-book back ups Spanish potholer rescued after 12 days trapped underground Girl receives 3D Printed prosthetic hand Wild Ape Culture caught on camera Norway best for elderly according to Global AgeWatch Panama opens biodiversity museum California imposes […]
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