15 Not So Terrible Things That Happened In 2016

I very much enjoyed 2016. It blessed us with so many things and they weren’t that bad. Some of you might be wondering what great things 2016 blessed us with, but you don’t have to ask anyone else or search in wiki as we already have collected the events and the things that happened in 2016 and they were not so terrible. Take a look!

1. Netflix Blessed Us With ‘Stranger Things’

The wildly popular Netflix original series brought us the talents of Winona Ryder and Millie Brown.

 

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2. Snoop Dogg And Martha Stewart Joined Forces

We were gifted Martha & Snoop’s Potluck Dinner Partyonly the greatest cooking show of all time.

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3. Pokémon Go Happened

Niantic turned our world upside down when it released the dangerously addictive game that revitalized the Pokémon brand.

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4. The World Became Less Violent

Since the end of the conflict in Colombia, all war is limited to directly affecting less than one-sixth of the world’s population.

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5. World Hunger Reached Its Lowest Point In Years

Specifically, it reached its lowest point in 25 years. Researcher Alex De Waal  posted that the era of great famines could, indeed, be over.

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6. Manatees Made A Comeback

The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service announced that the global manatee population is no longer on the endangered list.

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7. Global Life Expectancy Continued To Rise

A child born today can reasonably expect to live for 71.4 years, this number is higher in developed countries.

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8. The Hole In The Ozone Layer Shrunk

A new study, published in June of 2016, concluded that the hole in the ozone layer has shrunk by more than 3.9 million square kilometers in the last ten years.

At this rate, scientists believe it will be fully repaired by 2050.

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