The Cranberries (left to right): Noel Hogan, Fergal Lawler, Dolores O'Riordan, Mike Hogan. Jess Baumung/Courtesy of the artist hide caption

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Finding Hope, With The Cranberries' Help

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Mission specialist Stan Love's playlist for space includes David Bowie's "Space Oddity," XTC's "Another Satellite" and Shonen Knife's "Riding on the Rocket." Wikimedia Commons hide caption

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Scrolling Spaceways With Steely Dan And Shonen Knife

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Divya Singh in the operating room. Anna Boiko-Weyrauch hide caption

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Dark Side Of The Operating Room

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Aria Saadi is an Iranian-born musician and actor, who fled the country several years ago and is currently based in Canada. KEXP hide caption

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Fleeing Iran After A Fateful Gig

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Christian Niccum and Dan Joye at the 2010 Winter Olympics in Whistler, Canada. Shaun Botterill/Getty Images hide caption

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Breaking Records To A Velvet Underground Beat

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Why Music Matters

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Amy O'Neal, a modern dance choreographer, recently took on the challenge of performing without music. Gabriel Bienczycki/Courtesy of the artist hide caption

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Stop The Music: A Dancer Tries Silence

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