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A prosthetic eye is a work of art custom-crafted for an individual. Rebecca Davis/NPR hide caption

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Where We Learn That Artificial Eyes Really Aren't Round At All

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Gorillas rest in the Virunga mountains of Rwanda. More than half of the world's mountain gorillas live in the volcanic chain in East Africa. Rebecca Davis/NPR hide caption

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Beneath 8,200 feet of water, the Alvin submarine scopes out the Pacific's seafloor in the 1970s. The geologists aboard weren't searching for life — they were on the hunt for hot spots and undersea thermal vents. Courtesy of Kathy Crane hide caption

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All Flu Special Health Podcast Now Available

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