Paleontologist Trackers Discover Giant Crocodile That Walked on Two Legs

 Good News Notes: “A new study released on June 11 in Scientific Reports announced the surprising discovery of abundant, well-preserved 110-120-million-year-old footprints, belonging to a large bipedal ancestor of modern-day crocodiles from the Lower Cretaceous Jinju Formation of South Korea. The team of paleontologist trackers that made the discovery includes researchers from Korea, Australia, and University of Colorado…

Iggy Azalea reveals she has given birth to her first child

 Good News Notes: “Australian rapper Iggy Azalea announced Wednesday that she has given birth to her first child. ‘I have a son,’ Azalea, who turned 30 on Sunday, posted on Instagram Stories. ‘I kept waiting for the right time to say something, but it feels like the more time passes, the more I realize I’m always…

How Are Mindfulness, Stress and Your Well-Being Connected?

Good News Notes: “Recently I came across two new, unrelated studies that together provide new evidence about the impact of mindfulness practice.  One looked at the potential impact of being “in the moment” when you’re facing stressful problems or challenges that often arise in daily life—perhaps even more so, now, during the pandemic.  Does it…

Deep sea expedition uncovers 30 new species, plus longest-known animal

Good News Notes: “The expedition was conducted by scientists from the Western Australian Museum, Curtin University, Geoscience Australia, Scripps Institution of Oceanography and Schmidt Ocean Institute. Over the course of 20 dives and 180 hours, the team explored the Ningaloo Canyons in the Indian Ocean down to depths of 4,500 m (14,765 ft). Using a…

Celebs Send Love to Tom Hanks, Rita Wilson After Coronavirus News

Good News Notes: “Wishing them well. Reese Witherspoon, Tim Allen and more stars extended thoughts and prayers to Tom Hanks and Rita Wilson after news broke that the pair had tested positive for  COVID-19. The beloved Toy Story actor, 63, confirmed via Instagram on Wednesday, March 11, that he and his wife, also 63, had been diagnosed with coronavirus while in Australia….