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Mount Shasta is an ice-topped volcano that draws outdoor adventurers and spiritual seekers. Various legends say it's home to a sacred spring, beings who have transcended the physical plane or a crystal city full of ancient foes of Atlantis. Rich Pedroncelli/AP hide caption

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A Mountain Of Many Legends Draws Spiritual Seekers From Around The Globe

Mount Shasta, in Northern California, is a massive snowcapped volcano surrounded by miles of pristine national forest. Legends, myths and entire religious movements have centered on its secrets.

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Students from a Harlem Children's Zone school visit Hunter College in New York. College visits are one way schools encourage students to attend college after graduation; now, a growing number of schools are working to help students succeed in college as well. Courtesy of Harlem Children's Zone hide caption

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Beyond College-Ready: Top Charter Schools Support Graduates In College

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By clicking "Like" and commenting on Facebook posts, users signal the social network's algorithm that they care about something. That in turn helps influence what they see later. Algorithms like that happen all over the web — and the programs can reflect human biases. iStockphoto hide caption

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What Makes Algorithms Go Awry?

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Centerfield John Fogerty
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Mount Shasta is an ice-topped volcano that draws outdoor adventurers and spiritual seekers. Various legends say it's home to a sacred spring, beings who have transcended the physical plane or a crystal city full of ancient foes of Atlantis. Rich Pedroncelli/AP hide caption

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A Mountain Of Many Legends Draws Spiritual Seekers From Around The Globe

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Suite for solo cello No. 6 in D major, BWV 1012 [1. Prélude] Yo-Yo Ma

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At DARPA Challenge, Robots (Slowly) Move Toward Better Disaster Recovery

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Omaha rapper Conchance outside of Make Believe Studios near downtown Omaha, Neb. Courtesy of Clay Masters hide caption

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With The Spotlight Gone, Omaha's Music Scene Grows

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Execution of All Things Rilo Kiley
Cast Your Fate to the Wind Vince Guaraldi Trio

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