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A Groundbreaking New Water Park for People with Disabilities Just Opened—and You Have to See It

Morgan’s Inspiration Island is the first water park of its kind. Thanks to its amazing technology, it's both inclusive and revolutionary.

The Power Of Not Looking Away

The story of how a woman dying from AIDS changed Melinda Gates' life.


This Restaurant Owner Hands Out Hundreds of Dollars to Stranded Travelers

Jim Oliver's Smoke House, Lodge, and Cabins in Monteagle, TN, has a knack for helping stranded travelers. Is he running...


When His Car Broke Down, a Stranger Taught Him the True Meaning of “Pay It Forward”

Stranded on the side of the road, he was about to give up hope. Then a family pulled over to...


This Woman Picking Up Garbage on a Country Road Will Inspire You to Protect Your Corner of the Earth

I thought she had stopped on the side of the road because of mechanical problems. The real reason was so...

Sitting with a Soldier at the Airport, and the Life Lesson I’ll Never Forget

When a young soldier sat next to Stacy Clark she never expected it would become such a meaningful moment.


In Spite of Cerebral Palsy, One Man Made a Furious Climb Up Mount Kilimanjaro

Diagnosed with cerebral palsy as an infant, Bonner Paddock had no shortage of rage. With braces on his legs, he...

A Frustrating Plane Delay, and the Simple Baggie of Cookies That Made It All Better

My delayed flight led to to a life-changing interaction.


How This Chance Meeting at the Ganges Changed 5 Lives Forever

An impromptu lesson in kindness inspires one man to give an incredible gift to a complete stranger and his family....