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A farmer harvests corn on a farm near Spring Mills, Pa. According to current biofuel laws, if you burn ethanol from corn in your car, the government doesn't count the carbon dioxide that comes out of the tailpipe as an actual carbon emission. Carolyn Kaster/AP hide caption

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Buddha's Bedroom Kronos Quartet 0:15

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Violin Concerto No. 1 in B flat major, K. 207 Gidon Kremer, KREMERata BALTICA 1:30

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Snake Bite The Other Side 0:15

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Fenwyck's Farfel Vince Guaraldi 0:30

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Strange Constellations Bombay Dub Orchestra 0:30

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Thai Treasure? Born to a rural family, Tony Jaa herded elephants as a kid and apprenticed with stuntman and action-film director Panna Rittikrai when he was 15. Magnet Releasing hide caption

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Baba Drame Bill Frisell 1:30

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Overdrive Steve Turre 1:30

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In a Mellow Tone Houston Person 0:55

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Watch Your Step John Moulder 0:11

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Echoes of Home John Moulder 1:30

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Aby Ba (left) and Ousmane Mactar Ba play the board game Jekaben, which was created by their father, Senegalese entrepreneur Salif Tidiane Ba, in Dakar, Senegal. Jekaben, which means "let's unite and work together" in a local language, celebrates the idea of Pan-African unity. Idy Sy for NPR hide caption

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Morning Edition Button Various 0:30

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Boubacar Bill Frisell 0:30

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Clashing Drums & Tuba 0:20

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The Simple Life Davy Mooney 0:30

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Coronation Waitiki 7 0:20

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Dark City Streets Q'd Up 2:00

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I Love Paris Coleman Hawkins 0:20

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Fielder's Choice Pete McCann & McCann, Pete 0:55

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