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An artist's concept shows the New Horizons spacecraft as it approaches Pluto and its largest moon, Charon, in July 2015.

Space

Mark Your Calendars: In A Year, We'll Arrive At Pluto

It takes a long time to travel 3 billion miles. On July 14, 2015, NASA's New Horizons spacecraft will finally get a flyby glimpse of the dwarf planet, as part of a mission launched in 2006.

Janet Collins was€” the first prima ballerina to perform at the Metropolitan Opera.

Code Switch

Princess Of 'Fresh Prince' Brings History To Children

Karyn Parsons, best known for her role as Hilary Banks on The Fresh Prince of Bel-Air, now runs an organization that makes animated short films about influential African-Americans throughout history.

Kathleen Raven, a health reporter, found out she had hearing loss when she was 5 years old.

Shots - Health News

Hearing Aid Evolution Unveils What The World Sounds Like In '3-D'

When health reporter Kathleen Raven was 5, she found out she had a hearing problem. She got her first pair of hearing aids in 1993, but as the technology improves, she's still learning new sounds.

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