10 reasons why 2016 was the best year ever 12/8/2016 • Mary Jackson
Time flies like in the blink of an eye, and 2016 is about to be a memory. Let's remember all the good things we have seen happening this year.
#1 Leonardo DiCaprio finally got his Academy Award! Are you happy for this talented actor?
#2 Wild tiger population rose for the first time in over 100 years!
#3 We have reached Jupiter! Juno probe has arrived at the planet and it will explore the gas giant until 2018
#4 Volunteers in India planted 50 million trees in just one day and set a world record!
#5 Coffee has been proven to be good for our health! As it turned out, coffee consumption helps curtail cancer and suicide rates.
#6 The first round-the-world solar flight took place, which became the longest solo solar flight in history
#7 We saw a lot of medical breakthroughs. After the identification of new genes connected with the ASL disease, new treatments were created. Death by heart disease decreased by more than 70% in the US. And many more!
#8 The giant panda is no longer an endangered species!
#9 The ozone layer started repairing itself. The ozone hole has shrunk by more than 4 million square kilometers!
#10 Millions of people spent another year with their loved ones, killed diseases, made new friends. We traveled, we smiled, we were happy in 2016!
And what was 2016 for you? What changes did it bring in your life? We are waiting for your stories in the comments below!
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