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Through Performance, Mississippi Students Honor Long-Forgotten Locals

Every year, a history teacher in Columbus, Miss., takes high schoolers to the local cemetery. There, they tell the stories of those who are buried, and learn more about their own place in the world.

One Who Really Loves You Booker T. & the MG's
Lu Xun Revisited [Instrumental] Shanghai Restoration
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Charles Ornstein with his parents at his Bar Mitzvah. Through their voice messages, saved on his phone, Ornstein has a trove of verbal memories. Courtesy of Charles Ornstein hide caption

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'Kiss Everybody': Voice Mails Live On After Parents Are Gone

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My Burr Minotaur Shock
Mean Spirited People Under the Stairs

American Outlaws, seen on the big screen, cheer for the U.S. women's national team more than half an hour before kickoff during a match with Mexico on May 17. Shereen Marisol Meraji/NPR hide caption

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For Women's World Cup, U.S. Soccer Fans Kick It Up A Notch

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Tropical Hands Dorian Concept

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Colleges To Students: Don't Trash Those Dorm Castoffs! Donate!

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Day 1 Ta-ku
Shine It Medeski, Martin & Wood
After You've Gone Wes Montgomery
Blue Lagoon Jaco Jamaica

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'Remember The Maine' — In Indiana!

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Black Pearls Apollo Brown
Everything Changed Nothing Oddisee

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Through Performance, Mississippi Students Honor Long-Forgotten Locals

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Scorpion Bowls At The Hong Kong Giraffes? Giraffes!
Faust Pavel Dovgal

A sign encouraging people to save water is displayed at a news conference in Los Angeles. Water use restrictions in California amidst the state's ongoing drought have led to the phenomenon of "droughtshaming," or publicly calling out water wasters. Nick Ut/AP hide caption

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In California, Technology Makes Droughtshaming Easier Than Ever

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