With the new year just around the corner and 2016 clinging to its last couple of days like an ex that just won’t quit. Continuously breaking your shit before you tell them to leave. I feel like instead of focusing on the negatives of this year, I’d like to point out some of the great things 2016 has blessed us with as well.
Leonardo DiCaprio finally one that oscar he’s been chasing for so long.
After 40 disgusting years of the virus we finally discovered a vaccine for ebola that could be available as early as 2018.
Giant pandas are no longer on the endangered species list.
(Just look at this big idiot, If that isn’t the cutest thing you’ve ever seen you need your eyes checked.)
Another animal saved from the endangered species list, Manatees.
A solar powered plane completed a trip around the world. – article here.
I’m sure everyone remembers the ‘Ice bucket challenge’ well thanks to hundreds of people and celebrities getting wet, a gene responsible for ALS has been found, which leads them one step closer to finding a cure.
MIND CONTROLLED ROBOT ARMS. Prosthetics have been around since ancient Egypt but they’ve come along way from wooden toes and other appendages to this year, when blindfolded, a man could tell which of the fingers on the prosthetic were being touched. – Article here.
Did I mention SEA TURTLES are no longer on the endangered species list.
If a tree falls in the forest and no one is around to hear it does it make a sound? apparently not, because Norway became the first country in the world to commit to zero deforestation.
Last but not least, The ozone layer is repairing itself, thats right my friends mother natures doing some personal healing after many years of trying to reverse the “irreversible” has actually worked and radar images prove that the hole has lessened in size. – information on the ozone here.
This is just a small list of all the great things that your ex (2016) actually gave you, it’s all a matter of perspective.