NY father, son create business inspired by acts of kindess

A father and son from New York have turned their good deeds into a local landscaping business. The business, T & Son’s Property Management, was inspired by 16-year-old Thor Hendrickson’s desire to help out his neighbors in Malta, just north of Albany. 

Scientists create vegan egg whites using fungus

A vegan and environmentally-friendly egg white has been created using fungus, which could provide an alternative to intensive chicken farming.  Researchers in Finland have created ovalbumin, the primary protein in egg white, out of Trichoderma reesei, a species of fungus known to degrade clothing.