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In A Dutch Town, A Glowing Bike Path Inspired By Van Gogh

A modern artist installed a high-tech brick path that glows in the starry night, an homage to one of Van Gogh's most famous paintings.

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A Deadly Chain: Tracing Ebola In A Sierra Leone Village

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Our Basement Ambrose Akinmusire
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Big Chief With A Golden Crown Matt Jorgensen
Alhambra (The Red) Lawrence Blatt
The Russian Messenger Rodrigo y Gabriela
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You Learn Alanis Morissette
Speak To The Wild Thurston Moore
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Ferran Adria And Fellow Star Chefs Talk Biodiversity In Brazil

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Back To The Future Ahmad Jamal
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One (AHAD) Ahmad Jamal
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Marc Quarles, his wife, Claudia Paul, and their children, Joshua and Danielle, live in an affluent, predominantly white neighborhood in California. Quarles says his neighbors treat him differently when his children aren't around. Courtesy of Marc Quarles hide caption

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Six Words: 'With Kids, I'm Dad. Alone, Thug'

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In A Dutch Town, A Glowing Bike Path Inspired By Van Gogh

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Bored Games Wild Nothing
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Sunspots Bob Mould

The amount of money spent on Capitol Hill is way more than small change — but the impact of that money is a little murky. Here, the U.S. Capitol is reflected in a fountain full of coins on Election Day this year. Mark Wilson/Getty Images hide caption

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Top Spenders On Capitol Hill Pay Billions, Receive Trillions

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Love Will Guide You Shinichi Osawa
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To End Food Waste, Change Needs To Begin At Home

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Tweet In The Holiday With Recipes On Twitter

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Spectre Tycho
Montana Tycho
Birth El Ten Eleven

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Is Beauty In The Eye(Lid) Of The Beholder?

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Idle Wires [Lymbyc Systym Remix] Lymbyc Systym
Pittsburgh Left [Eliot Lipp Remix] Lymbyc Systym
At the Show Marco Benevento