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All Things Considered for July 28, 2013

Thom Yorke of Radiohead and Atoms for Peace is one of many musicians concerned with Spotify's small royalty payments. isifa/Getty Images hide caption

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Paying The Piper: Music Streaming Services In Perspective

Paying The Piper: Music Streaming Services In Perspective

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The beaked whale is one of the most vulnerable of all whale species to underwater noise pollution. Robin Baird/Cascadia Research hide caption

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Conservationists Call For Quiet: The Ocean Is Too Loud!

Conservationists Call For Quiet: The Ocean Is Too Loud!

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Echolocation is second nature to animals such as bats and dolphins. Can humans also find their way using sound as a tool? Ian Waldie/Getty Images hide caption

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'Batman' Style: How We Can See With Sound, Too

'Batman' Style: How We Can See With Sound, Too

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The Asian tiger mosquito, an invasive, disease-carrying pest, was likely introduced to the United States from used tires shipped over from Asia. Jim Newman/University of Florida/IFAS/AP hide caption

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The Rise Of Bloodsucking Insects You Can't Just Swat Away

The Rise Of Bloodsucking Insects You Can't Just Swat Away

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George Reid and Aluna Francis have become darlings of the European music festival circuit without releasing an album. Body Talk, their full-length debut as AlunaGeorge, is out Monday. Courtesy of the artist hide caption

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AlunaGeorge Finds A Natural Groove, By Accident

AlunaGeorge Finds A Natural Groove, By Accident

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All Things Considered for July 27, 2013

Narcotics officers in New York seized 3,586 pounds of cocaine and $1.3 million seized in 1997. Cocaine use in the U.S. has dropped by almost half since 2006. Gino Dominico/AP hide caption

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How Americans Said No To Cocaine After Years-Long Addiction

How Americans Said No To Cocaine After Years-Long Addiction

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An Egyptian man mourns the death of a relative, shot dead after violence erupted Friday night, inside the Muslim Brotherhood field hospital in Cairo. Florian Plaucheur/AFP/Getty Images hide caption

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Crackdown In Egypt Shows Shift In Military's Approach

Crackdown In Egypt Shows Shift In Military's Approach

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Trumpeter Etienne Charles' new album is called Creole Soul. Laura Ferreira/Courtesy of the artist hide caption

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Piano Mastery, Trinidadian Trumpet, Singing Apes: New Jazz

Piano Mastery, Trinidadian Trumpet, Singing Apes: New Jazz

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