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Iceland's Volcanic Eruption And Its Aftermath

Iceland Volcano Emits More Lava, Less Ash

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Iceland Volcano Emits More Lava, Less Ash

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Though people can become more forgetful in middle age, research suggests that they're at the top of their game in other areas, such as vocabulary and reasoning. iStockphoto.com hide caption

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Author Interviews

'The Grown-Up Brain': Sharper Than Once Thought

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'The Grown-Up Brain': Sharper Than Once Thought

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Iceland's Volcanic Eruption And Its Aftermath

European Flights Resume But Backlog Remains

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European Flights Resume But Backlog Remains

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Iceland's Volcanic Eruption And Its Aftermath

Planes, Trains, Automobiles And Volcanic Ash

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Planes, Trains, Automobiles And Volcanic Ash

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Dorothy Height presents Eleanor Roosevelt with the Mary McLeod Bethune Human Rights Award in 1960. At the time, Height was president of the National Council of Negro Women. Bettmann/Corbis hide caption

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Obituaries

Civil Rights Activist Dorothy Height Dies

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Civil Rights Activist Dorothy Height Dies

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