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First Nation aboriginals perform for International Olympic Committee President Jacques Rogge as he tours the Olympic Village in Vancouver this week. Mark Ralston/AFP/Getty Images hide caption

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Olympics Met With Mixed Emotions By First Nations

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Singer k.d. lang's soaring vocal range and mesmerizing delivery come from discipline and careful choices. Courtesy of Herb Ritts Foundation hide caption

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k.d. lang: An 'Immortal' Voice, Patiently Preserved

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An image of an Atlanta billboard with a caption that reads "Black Children Are An Endangered Species." TheRadianceFoundation.org hide caption

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Ga. Billboards Spark Debate Over Abortion And Race

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The 12-inch gold-plated records contain greetings in 59 languages, samples of music from different cultures and eras, and natural and human-made sounds from Earth. One record is currently 16.89 billion km from Earth, the other is over 13 billion km away. NASA Center: Jet Propulsion Laboratory hide caption

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Carl Sagan And Ann Druyan's Ultimate Mix Tape

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