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The team that won the Hult Prize poses with their trophy on September 16 at U.N. headquarters. From left: Gia Farooqi, Hanaa Lakhani, Moneeb Mian, and Hasan Usmani. They developed a ride-sharing rickshaw service for refugees in a Pakistan slum. Jason DeCrow/Hult Prize Foundation via AP Ima hide caption

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Rohingya refugees arrive in Bangladesh on Sunday. They are fleeing government violence in Myanmar. Allison Joyce/Getty Images hide caption

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Bangladesh Copes With Chaos: Rohingya Refugees Are 'Coming And Coming'

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Health care workers screen women for leprosy in Nyaung U, Myanmar. However, there is no simple diagnostic test for leprosy to catch it early. Andre Malerba/Courtesy of Novartis Foundation hide caption

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Khadija Saddiqi, 22, stands outside her family home with an armed guard who was assigned to protect her by the wife of the chief minister of Punjab. Saddiqi won a case against a classmate who tried to stab her to death in May last year after she ignored his advances. Diaa Hadid/NPR hide caption

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We're at this break point where we can read life code. We can copy life code. We can edit life code. - Juan Enriquez Ryan Lash/Ryan Lash/TED hide caption

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Juan Enriquez: What Can Happen If Humans Control The Future Of Evolution?

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Advocates Highlight Foreign Aid's Success Stories Amid Talk Of Cuts

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They're the only two female artists working on a Mongolian street mural about the U.N. Sustainable Development Goals: Michid Enkhbat (stooping) and Odno Bold. The goal they're illustrating: "gender equality." Katya Cengel for NPR hide caption

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