It’s very easy to feel glum with the state of the world – and we’ve definitely caught ourselves doing our fair share of doom-scrolling, whether it’s about the environment, the economy, or any of the endless lists of global plights. You might find yourself wondering where the good news is, as current affairs feels like a stream of negativity.
But there are glimmers of hope all around, as innovators, leaders and ordinary people rally against the bad – and we’re collecting those moments of hope here for you.
Here are the stories which we guarantee will leave you feeling optimistic and hopeful, as C&TH pick out their favourite pieces of good news. Whether it’s a breakthrough in health technology, an environmental start-up taking on the challenge of climate change, a successful conservation effort, or just a feel-good nugget of positivity, we hope to inspire you.