Seeking Balance One Tuesday at a Time
K-9 Finds Missing Children
Parents looked for the two 8 year olds for 45 minutes. Then as daylight faded, they called for help. It took “Bane,” 15 minutes to find the two children who got lost while playing in the woods. Here’s the short and sweet story from msn.com containing a video from WTVR-TV Richmond.
Good Work FTC
The Federal Trade Commission has shut down four major robocall centers for illegal activities. In doing so, they are protected the vulnerable.
Converting Plastic to Fuel
Renewlogy, a company in Salt Lake City is turning plastic into diesel fuel. Boise has a contract with the company just in time. China has stopped accepting plastic since being inundated with it. The video below has a funny clip from an old movie that shows how relatively new plastic is in the grand scheme of things and how quickly it has become a problem. Make no mistake: We still need to reduce and reuse plastics.
… and one more for the planet (It is earth month after all) :
The Great Green Wall
It might not be new, but it’s news to me and it’s good. More than 20 countries in Africa are joining together to build a “wall” of trees across the continent, and they’re making progress! We still must continue to change the habits and policies that harm the earth. What if, like the people planting trees along the desert, we all focused more of our efforts on healing the planet? You can read more about the Great Green Wall in this article from The Good News Network. Plus check out this hopeful video.