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Remembrances

Boxer Muhammad Ali, 'The Greatest Of All Time,' Dies At 74

The man considered the greatest boxer of all time inspired millions by standing up for his principles during the 1960s, and by always entertaining — in the boxing ring and in front of a microphone.

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Boxer Muhammad Ali, 'The Greatest Of All Time,' Dies At 74

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If Gorilla's Death Moves You, Consider Other Animals' Plights

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This Is Home
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A Change Is Gonna Come Sam Cooke
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Scientists in California are turning to big data to help save the red-legged frog, which is listed as threatened under the Endangered Species Act. Gary Kittleson hide caption

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Using Algorithms To Catch The Sounds Of Endangered Frogs

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Froggie Went a Courtin' Bruce Springsteen

Olga Bell's latest album, Tempo, is a move away from her classical roots — and towards electronic dance music. Nicholas Prakas /Courtesy of the artist hide caption

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Olga Bell: From Russian Classical Pianist To Brooklynite Dance Musician

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Randomness Olga Bell
Summer Dance EmpireB
Soul of Things, Var. I Tomasz Stanko & Tomasz Stanko Quartet

Pope Francis hugs Sister Carmen Sammut, a missionary sister of Our Lady of Africa, at the Vatican on May 12. The pope said he was willing to create a commission to study whether women can be deacons in the Catholic Church, signaling an openness to letting women serve in ordained ministry currently reserved to men. AP hide caption

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Seizing On Pope's Remarks, Women Meet In Rome To Discuss Female Priesthood

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"En Gallop" Joanna Newsom
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At Least 4 SuperPACs Are Jostling For Donald Trump's Seal Of Approval

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Musa - Instrumental Version DJ Spooky
Within Dreams The Album Leaf

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Coding While Black: Hacking The Future Of The Tech Industry

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Kronos Quartet Wants To Give You Free Music — And Teach You How To Play It

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Purple Haze Kronos Quartet