Russia: Circus Elepant Lends a Hand to Russian Volunteers
A community in Russia is getting a big hand in attracting volunteers to clean up litter.
A circus elephant has been brought in to try to motivate residents to take care of their environment.
Sweden: Simple Smartphone App Lets Users Meditate On-The-Go
Feeling stressed by the strains of modern life? In need of some meditation? .
Well, a Denmark-based mental wellness company has created a motion-tracking meditation app based on Tai Chi, but some say looking for enlightenment via a smartphone is a lost cause.
Malaysia: A Modern Day Noah's Ark Offers Sanctuary for Unwanted Animals
More than 1000 abandoned and abused animals from Malaysia and Singapore are being helped by a very special animal sanctuary.
In turn the sanctuary is enabling veterinary students to get unique hands-on experience.
Australia: 40 Years Of Keeping Reading Books Alive In Remote Areas
Books are vital to any education, but when you live in an isolated area where phone and internet coverage is patchy they're even more important.
So for people who live around Broken hill in far western New South Wales, the outback letterbox library is a must.
It's celebrating 40 years of delivering a good read to the far flung corners of Australia.
Russia: Driverless Taxi Unveiled in Moscow
A driverless bus, designed to be used as a taxi, has been unveiled in Moscow.
A technology park was specially adapted to create roads on which to test the vehicle.