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Which Genes Make You Taller? A Whole Bunch Of Them, It Turns Out

You'd think it would be a simple matter of looking at a few genes from Mom and Dad. But scientists say they've already found more than 700 variants that affect height and are still counting.

A severe shortage of housing on Wind River Reservation in central Wyoming causes tribal members to look for rental properties outside their community in the town of Lander. Native Americans can face housing discrimination in their search but many are reluctant to file complaints. J. Stephen Conn/Flickr hide caption

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Native Americans Struggle To Find Housing While Facing Discrimination

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Saudi Women Stunt Hard (And Dis Men) In A Music Video Gone Viral

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Flags printed with President Trump's face are sold outside one of the entrances to the National Mall in Washington, D.C., on Inauguration Day on Jan. 20. Marian Carrasquero/NPR hide caption

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Trump Supporters Cheer Quick Starts On Campaign Promises In His First Weeks

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