High schooler Lyndon Baty dreams of becoming a sports star. But with a ravaged immune system that makes it too dangerous for him to even go to school, he'll need a little help— from a robot.
The World Wildlife Fund offers this stunning proof that we are all, in fact, connected.
VIDEO – Five Year Redemption (via Lisa LaValle)
Five years ago, freeskier Roy Tuscany broke his back in a skiing accident and was partially paralyzed. Watch him return to Mammoth Mountain after years of intense rehabilitation to take on the same run.
As part of an ongoing series on obesity in America, NPR shares Kara Curtis's honest quest for happiness, health, and balance.
For her 9th birthday, Rachel Beckwith didn't want a super-sized cake or elaborate gifts. Her last wish was to raise money for Charity Water, a nonprofit that brings clean drinking water to people in developing nations.
To mark World Water Day, Solidarités International and BDDP Unlimited crafted this masterful campaign to build awareness of the scourge of undrinkable water.
And for a final ode to H20, see how these three cubs beat the heat in a Wisconsin kiddie pool.