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February 3 2021
Good News Corner

An Garda Síochána Rise to Swiss Police Dance Challenge

Gardaí across the country line-danced to the popular 'Jerusalema' song in a video released this week. Swiss Police were the first to engage with the challenge last month, posting a choreographed dance to social media that soon went viral. Gardaí have since bopped to the tune of the upbeat song in the hopes of raising spirits — watch the video to see them in action: 

Welsh Girl (4) Discovers 215 Million-Year-Old Dinosaur Footprint on Beach

A girl and her father have found a dinosaur footprint embedded in stone near the town of Barry in South Wales. 4-year-old Lily Wilder spotted the fossil as she walked a rocky beach in Bendricks Bay with her dad last month. After examination by archaeologists, the fossil is said to be the 'finest impression' of a dinosaur footprint uncovered in Britain in over a decade. 

Revolutionary Prostate Cancer Test Developed in Korea

Medical Scientists in Korea have discovered a new, non-invasive way of detecting prostate cancer. The urine test, which gives results in 20 minutes, uses state-of-the-art AI technology to identify signs of prostate cancer. It has greater than 99% accuracy, whereas today's standard tests can have a misdiagnosis rate of up to 80%. It's hoped that the new test will change the face of prostate cancer screening worldwide.