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Medicine Hat Man’s Idea Help Restaurants And Food Bank – GNSOTD Mon, Jan. 11th 2021

Torrey Mattson, a realtor from Medicine Hat, Alberta, found himself at home when everything closed due to pandemic, looking at the situation with an idea forming. “I kind of walked like a zombie around my house, and my wife was wondering, ‘What’s

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STUDY: Hope Can Save People From Making Bad Choices

A new study has confirmed the idea that hope may help prevent you from doing things that are bad for you. The researchers at the University of East Anglia, in the U.K., wanted to find out why some people are

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Inmates Work To Raise Money For Student’s Tuition – GNSOTD Fri, Jan. 8th 2020

For the past seven years, students from the Palma School in Salinas, California have been part of a book club at an unlikely place—Soledad State Prison. Mia Mirassou and Jim Micheletti founded the book club called “Exercises In Empathy.” Jim

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STUDY: Even ‘Light’ Smoking Can Be Addictive

A new study finds that even casual smokers can also be suffering from Tobacco Use Disorder, also known as nicotine addiction. Tobacco use disorder is the most common substance use disorder in the United States. Approximately 60% to 80% of current smokers fulfill classic

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This Trick Helps You Stick to New Year’s Resolutions

Are you struggling to stick to your New Years Resolutions? Turns out the trouble could be in the phrasing. Whatever your New Year’s resolutions, here’s an evidence-based way to make them stick for longer. Instead of telling yourself you’ll stop

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Toronto Public Library Staff Are Calling Seniors During Pandemic – GNSOTD Thur, Jan. 7th 2021

When it comes to caring for the elderly during a Global Pandemic, the idea is to keep them as safe as possible. Unfortunately, this also leaves them rather isolated and lonely which can negatively impact their emotional and physical wellbeing

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Meteorologist Warns Eating Icicles Is Eating Bird Poop

You might see icicles forming on the edge of your roof and if you are like many they may seem like a fun bit of ice to nosh on. Only one thing, as Iowa meteorologist Katie Nickolaou pointed out on

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Guelph Cyclist Advocates Early Morning Rides After ‘Awesome’ Encounter

Guelph cyclist Tim Plunkett is encouraging early morning rides after having a very neat encounter with an owl on the trails. Tim, one of the owners of Speed River Bicycle, has been getting up extra early to ride ever since

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Young Black Girl’s Mission Is To Share Books With Diversity – GNSOTD Wed, Jan. 6th 2020:

An 11-year-old girl from Stoney Creek, Ontario, is on a mission to find and celebrate books featuring diverse characters after struggling to find things to read that included characters that looked like her. Ainara Alleyene wasn’t always a fan of

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Study Says Traveling Frequently After COVID Will Make You Happier

Isolation is wearing on everyone’s nerves during the coronavirus pandemic. Almost everyone is tired of being cooped up and unable to partake in their usual relaxation. But there is an end to the darkness in sight, a light at the

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