Good News in History, June 11 – Good News Network

Good News in History, June 11 – Good News Network

250 years ago today, the Great Barrier Reef was discovered by British cartographer Captain James Cook off the Australian coast. Cook’s scientific voyage as captain of the HMS Endeavour resulted in splendid detailed maps of the coastland of New Zealand and eastern Australia, which were used by modern sailors until … Read more

After the UK Told James Dyson it Needed 10,000 Ventilators, He Invented One in Just 10 days—and is Donating 5000

After the UK Told James Dyson it Needed 10,000 Ventilators, He Invented One in Just 10 days—and is Donating 5000

James Dyson, the manufacturing mastermind behind cyclone vacuum technology and other inventions, received a personal call from UK Prime Minister Boris Johnson to build ventilators—a medical device sorely needed in the treating of COVID-19 patients. “A ventilator supports a patient who is no longer able to maintain their own airways, but … Read more