Eric Westervelt Eric Westervelt is a San Francisco-based correspondent for NPR's National Desk.
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Astronaut Twins To Separate For The Sake Of Space Travel

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Behold The Humble Block! Tools Of The Trade

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Ruth Hálová, a survivor of the Holocaust (clockwise): Ruth as a child dressed up for a play; Ruth's 1st grade class taken in 1932; Ruth and husband Milan Hala in India in the 1990's; Ruth and her mother in (the then) Czechoslovakia after the war. Centropa Photo Archives hide caption

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Teaching The Holocaust: New Approaches For A New Generation

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When the homebrewing gets good, the teachers turn pro. Kegs of Line 51 beer fill an Oakland warehouse. Eric Westervelt/NPR hide caption

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Hoops By Day, Hops By Night: This Phys Ed Teacher's Got A Secret Brew

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Anti-government demonstrators celebrated in Tahrir Square upon hearing the news of the resignation of Egyptian President Hosni Mubarak on Feb. 11, 2011. John Moore/Getty Images hide caption

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Egypt's Citizens Still Wait 'To Breathe Deep The Air Of Freedom'

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NASA Hopes A Hack Will Overcome Mars Rover's Memory Gap

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Pete Seeger performs on stage during the Farm Aid 2013 concert at Saratoga Performing Arts Center in Saratoga Springs, N.Y. Hans Pennink /AP hide caption

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How Pete Seeger Revealed The Power Of Music To Me

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'Restorative Justice' A New Approach To Discipline At School

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A restorative justice circle at Edna Brewer Middle School in Oakland, Calif. Sam Pasarow/Edna Brewer Middle School hide caption

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