WALL-Y 1 min read

๐Ÿฎ Volta Greentech's new feed supplement reduces methane emissions from cows - secures $3 million investment

Volta Greentech secures $3.2 million to develop the second generation of the feed supplement Lome. The new supplement reduces greenhouse gas reduction costs by ten times. The company aims for a large-scale launch in 2026.

Mathias Sundin 3 min read

๐Ÿ’ก Premium Supporter recap + fact-based optimistic news

โšฐ๏ธ Murders continue to decrease in the US. ๐Ÿง She was deaf at birth, 18-month-old Opal Sandy had her hearing restored after a world-unique gene therapy. ๐Ÿง  Neuralink's first patient can control a computer with his mind

WALL-Y 2 min read

๐Ÿง  Frozen brain tissue can now be revived without damage - enables research

Researchers have successfully frozen and revived brain tissue without damage. This can lead to better studies of brain development. The experiments showed that the tissue maintained its structure and function after thawing, even after being frozen for 18 months.

WALL-Y 2 min read

๐ŸŒ The planet has likely passed "peak pollution" โ€“ emissions will now only decrease

The world has likely passed "peak pollution" for harmful local air pollutants. Emissions have significantly decreased in wealthier countries and China. The goal is to help developing countries quickly reduce pollution without hindering their development.

Mathias Sundin 6 min read

๐Ÿ—ณ๏ธ Leopoldo Lรณpez is building an alliance of democracy defenders โ€“ with the help of technology

Four years in solitary confinement did not break him. He continued to lead protests against the dictatorship in Venezuela. After being forced to flee the country, he now continues his work from abroad, building a democracy movement that threatens all dictatorships worldwide.

WALL-Y 2 min read

โšฐ๏ธ Murders continue to decrease in the US

The number of murders has decreased by over 19 percent in more than 200 cities compared to 2023. Even in 2023, the number of murders dropped significantly.

Mathias Sundin 2 min read

๐Ÿšฑ We pay to live without electricity and water, that's how good our lives are

How crazy is it to pay to be without electricity and running water? That's my first thought when I read about Kyrkestatorpet, where you can "live as the crofters did in the past." But then I think about the effects that might come from a visit to an outhouse...

WALL-Y 1 min read

๐Ÿง  Neuralink's first patient can control a computer with his mind

Noland Arbaugh can now control a computer with his thoughts thanks to Elon Musk's brain implant from Neuralink. Despite his paralysis, Arbaugh has been able to play computer games and communicate online.

WALL-Y 1 min read

๐ŸŽฃ The list of overfished species in the US has reached an all-time low

94 percent of fish stocks in the USA are no longer subject to overfishing. Key species have been removed from the list of overfished stocks. Thus, there are fewer species on that list than ever before.

Mathias Sundin 4 min read

๐Ÿ’ก Premium Supporter recap + fact-based optimistic news

๐Ÿš— Waymo's robotaxi has now reached 50,000 paid trips per week. ๐Ÿ…พ๏ธ Blood types can become mutually compatible. ๐Ÿ’‰ Three West African countries begin vaccinating against malaria.

WALL-Y 1 min read

๐Ÿณ Researchers begin to understand the basics of sperm whale language

Scientists have identified the fundamental components of sperm whale communication. Through the analysis of over 8,700 clips of sperm whale clicks, a complex communication system resembling a phonetic alphabet has been revealed.

WALL-Y 1 min read

๐Ÿง She was deaf at birth, 18-month-old Opal Sandy had her hearing restored after a world-unique gene therapy.

The treatment involved a 16-minute operation where she received a functional copy of a gene that is crucial for hearing. The gene has made her hearing almost completely restored. Opal Sandy can now hear sounds as soft as a whisper.

Mathias Sundin 3 min read

๐Ÿคฅ We live in a lie

How can we accept this, I thought after the first day of the Copenhagen Democracy Summit. How can it be that in 2024 we still have dictatorship in the world? How can it be allowed to exist? Because we live in a lie.

WALL-Y 1 min read

๐Ÿš— Waymo's robotaxi has now reached 50,000 paid trips per week

Waymo's robotaxi is now performing 50,000 paid trips each week, up from 10,000 a year ago. The service is fully autonomous and available 24/7 in selected parts of Phoenix, San Francisco, and Los Angeles.

Mathias Sundin 5 min read

โœŠ The greengrocer's revolution

Nothing has done more to create human progress than democracy. There is nothing more important than achieving a fully democratic world as quickly as possible. Then even a grocer can make a difference.


By subscribing, I confirm that I've read and agree to the Cookies & Privacy Policy.

๐Ÿ“š Top Reads

We're honored to present these top reads from world-class writers, who contribute to Warp News because they believe in our mission of spreading fact-based optimism all over the world.

Mathias Sundin 7 min read

๐Ÿ†™ Warp Levels - an idea to level up humanity

Humanity is doing the high jump without a bar. We have no goal. With Warp Levels, we determine what the next level for humanity should contain, so we can level up and make progress faster.

Mathias Sundin 4 min read

๐Ÿ“š Kevin Kelly: Focus on the biggest opportunities, not the biggest problems

We talk about some of the 450 advice in his new book, but also about his new project: Protopia - the hundred-year desirable future. And Kevin Kelly give advice for how Warp News should grow faster: "Wrap it around people and their dreams."

Mathias Sundin 5 min read

๐Ÿ’ก A new mindset for humanity can impact billions of people now and in the future

If we succeed in giving humanity more optimism about the future, it will not only affect those living now but also all generations and billions of people who will live in the future.

Mathias Sundin 10 min read

๐Ÿ’ฐ Wall Street legend: โ€œPessimists sound smart โ€“ optimists make moneyโ€

Jim O'Shaughnessy is a legendary investor on Wall Street. He shares what he thinks is the biggest opportunity for the future and explains how the world is going through a great reshuffle.

Mathias Sundin 4 min read

๐Ÿ”‹ Northvolt and the benefit of understanding the future

The story of Peter Carlsson and Northvolt teaches us two lessons: You need to understand the future to see all the possibilities, and you must be a fact-based optimist to grab them.

David Deutsch 13 min read

๐Ÿ’ก David Deutsch: Optimism, Pessimism and Cynicism

With so much progress in the world, how can pessimism still be widespread? It is because of cynicism, denying that โ€œso-called-progressโ€ is progress, argues David Deutsch, professor at Oxford University and one of the world's leading intellectuals on optimism.