Island | The Optimist Daily: Making Solutions the News
Today’s Solutions: June 22, 2024

Arctic scientists stumble upon

Arctic scientists stumble upon the world’s northernmost island

Can you imagine discovering an entirely new island? Does it even seem possible that there are places on this earth that have yet to be discovered? Well, indeed there are! It was recently reported that researchers seeking data about microscopic life in the Arctic stumbled upon a previously Read More...

Newborn island in the South Pa

Newborn island in the South Pacific is now nurturing birds and flowers

Four years ago a volcanic eruption gave birth to one of the world’s youngest islands. But what was thought to be just another short-lived island that submarine volcanic eruptions tend to uplift now has its own flora and fauna. Dazzling pink flowering plants, sooty tern birds, and even barn owls Read More...