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More than half of the world's Muslims live along the 10th Parallel; so do most of the world's Christians. It's a place where ideological -- and geographic -- conflicts often arise. iStockphoto.com hide caption

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Last Summer Lostprophets 0:31

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    Start Something
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Major Carla Bley 0:21

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Marimba Fantastique, for marimba Tom Collier 1:05

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Fiery Crash Andrew Bird

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Moses (right), a gay Ugandan man seeking asylum in the United States, hides his face with a makeshift hood as he attends a press conference in Washington, D.C., in February. The press conference was organized to announce the formation of an event to "affirm inclusive values and call on all nations, including Uganda, to decriminalize the lives of gay, lesbian, bisexual and transgender people." Jewel Samad/AFP/Getty Images hide caption

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Weather Shy [from the Film "Invisible Circus"] Yo La Tengo 0:31

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Bibi Mkuu: The Great Black Lady Horace Tapscott 1:00

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Casey (Britt Robertson) experiences a fantastic futuristic world in Tomorrowland. Disney hide caption

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David Letterman taped his final Late Show with David Letterman on Wednesday. Jeffrey R. Staab/CBS via AP hide caption

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Terry Gross and Marc Maron took the stage at WNYC's RadioLoveFest on May 6. During their conversation, Gross says, Maron "occasionally looked a little nervous or frustrated when he thought I was unforthcoming — or worse yet, being dull --€” but mostly, he looked emotionally present, curious and attentive." Rebecca Greenfield/Brooklyn Academy of Music hide caption

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