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Kroto displays a model of his discovery in 1996: a soccer ball-shape carbon molecule that spawned a new field of study and could act as a tiny cage to transport other chemicals. Michael Scates/AP hide caption

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Joe's Big Idea

A Discoverer Of The Buckyball Offers Tips On Winning A Nobel Prize

Harold Kroto shared a Nobel in 1996 for finding a new type of carbon molecule that ignited the field of nanotechnology. Find a passion where — with hard work — you can be the best, he advises.

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Some Strange Rain Cotton Jones
Age of Consent New Order
Desire Lines Deerhunter
And Lay Debo Band
Pasture Elephant Revival
Jeep's Blues [Live] Duke Ellington
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Valerie Nethery's LilyEmme Jewelry is among the first artisanal stores to be featured on Handmade, Amazon's new marketplace. LilyEmme Jewelry hide caption

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Amazon Takes Aim At Etsy With A New Craft Site, Handmade

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Audio Pool The Album Leaf & Audio Leaf
I Like It Like That Rebirth Brass Band

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A Discoverer Of The Buckyball Offers Tips On Winning A Nobel Prize

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Kennedy Ratatat
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International Date Line Ducktails

Bull trout are running out of time in Montana as their traditional waters heat up, biologists say. By moving more than 100 fish to higher elevations, fisheries scientists hope to save the species by seeding a new population in waters that will stay cooler longer. Jim Mogen/USFWS hide caption

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Scientists Try Radical Move To Save Bull Trout From A Warming Climate

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Sligo River Blues John Fahey
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Nobody's Empire Belle & Sebastian
Beach Comber Real Estate
Mr. Quiche Wildcat! Wildcat!
Insomniac Olympics Blockhead

The last photo of Leon Klinghoffer, taken on the cruise ship Achille Lauro in 1985. He was killed there during a hijacking. Courtesy of the American Jewish Historical Society at the Center for Jewish History hide caption

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30 Years After Their Father's Murder, Klinghoffer Daughters Step Onto Their Own Stage

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Remembering Paul Prudhomme, The Louisiana Chef Who 'Made Magic'

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Just A Closer Walk With Thee Treme Brass Band
Photo Summerlude Cotton Jones

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