Science Diction: The Origin Of The Word 'Epilepsy'

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Wanna Live Forever? Become A Noun

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Bill O'Reilly: 'Abraham Lincoln Was Our Best Leader'

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'Heart And Soul': An African-American History

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The work on Encyclopaedia Iranica began in 1974. After nearly four decades, the project has completed 15 volumes and has reached the letter K. Sam Guzik hide caption

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37 Years And Halfway Through Encyclopaedia Iranica

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Solving The Riddle Of The Grand Canyon's Formation

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Michael Jackson, Through His Brother's Eyes

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A Surprising Trip Through Bluegrass Country

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In the weeks and months after Ecuadorean immigrant Marcelo Lucero was attacked and slain in Patchogue, N.Y., members of the community came together to denounce the pattern of violence against Latinos in the area. Courtesy of Jackson Hill Photography, LLC hide caption

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Film Sheds Light On Hate Crimes, Sparks Action

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Black Freedmen, who are descended from the slaves of Cherokee Indians, protest their expulsion on Sept. 2 outside a regional Bureau of Indian Affairs office in Muskogee, Okla. Marilyn Vann, in pink, is the president of the Descendants of Freedmen Association. Alex Kellogg/NPR hide caption

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America's 2nd Largest Indian Tribe Expels Blacks

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The Beatles: Fab Four AND Civil Rights Activists

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Obama's Re-Election: What Are The Odds?

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Ellaraino (right), spoke about her late grandmother with her friend Baki AnNur at StoryCorps in Los Angeles. StoryCorps hide caption

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Memories Of Grandma Silvia, And Slavery's Legacy

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The Economic Catastrophe That Germany Can't Forget

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The NCAA And Its Treatment Of Student Athletes

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