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The 12 most impressive social good innovations from June



We are all full of good ideas — and sometimes those good ideas can change the world.

Whether it’s an innovative take on an existing invention or a brand-new way to tackle a tough problem, inventors aren’t shy when it comes to setting their impactful ideas into motion.

From a re-engineered condom to solar-powered charging stations for refugees, here are 12 innovations that caught our attention in June.

1. A prosthetic that is…

Beloved Indian sitcom ‘Sarabhai vs Sarabhai’ is being rebooted as web series



Two of India’s most popular television shows are being revived online.

A decade after it ended, the beloved Indian TV show Sarabhai vs Sarabhai is being rebooted as a web series. It the second Indian show to return online, after the 1990s school drama Hip Hip Hurray was resurrected as a web series, 15 years after it went off air.

Sarabhai vs Sarabhai revolved around an idiosyncratic Mumbai family, with many of the gags focusing…

These are some of the best Australian and New Zealand stores on Etsy



Vintage and handmade marketplace, Etsy, can be an overwhelming place to explore, but there are some gems lurking if you look in the right place.

13 tail-waggingly important photos of dogs watching other dogs on TV



LONDON — There are few things in this world more adorably entertaining than watching dogs watch other dogs on TV.

Fortunately, ITV showed a documentary titled Britain’s Favourite Dogs on Wednesday night, and there were opportunities aplenty for just such an activity. Across the UK, people took to Twitter to share pictures of their own four-legged viewing companions enjoying some quality time in front of…

‘Game of Thrones’ creators drop more big hints about how many episodes are left



There’s good news and there’s bad news, Game of Thrones fans.

The good news is it’ll only be a couple of years before we know exactly who ends up on the Iron Throne. The bad news? We may only have 13 hours of sweet, sweet Game of Thrones viewing time left.

Showrunners David Benioff and D. B. Weiss — who have previously hinted that the show may be drawing to a close soon — have spoken again about how many more episodes they’re planning; and this time they sound much more certain about how…

What it’s like to quit your job mid-career and found a startup



While a young man barely out of puberty may still be the public’s idea of a startup founder, the reality is quite different.

In Australia, for example, the highest numbers of startup employees are in their 30s. Even if you haven’t been coding in your bedroom for years, it shows you can still take the leap with a good idea and the right team.

You’ll have plenty of company.

Time-lapse of huge rainbow flag unfurled in Mexico City Pride parade



At this year’s Pride parade in Mexico City, which an estimated 200,000 people attended, this gigantic flag was brought out to celebrate marriage equality in the city.

Come see baby monkeys wear baby monkey bibs to eat baby monkey food



Ahmed and Amaya are two monkeys from Miami, Florida, that just need a little snack to continue on with their full-time job of being adorable.

‘Call of Duty: Black Ops 3′ add-on includes a fire-breathing dragon



Call of Duty: Black Ops 3

Samantha Bee and David Tennant kindly tell Trump that Scotland voted to remain



As the Doctor once said, “Run!”

After the Brexit vote, Donald Trump praised the Scottish people for voting to leave the European Union.