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Monica Hanson (top left) is the eldest of four daughters and says she fell into the role of firstborn naturally. Her sisters (from left to right) are Elena Lynn, Maria Godoy (a senior editor at NPR.org) and Olga Czekalski. Also pictured (bottom left) is her daughter, Erica, and Erica's cousins Kelsey and Taylor Lynn. Courtesy of Monica Hanson hide caption

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How Much Does Birth Order Shape Our Lives?

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Tressa Borick has six siblings: one full, three halfs, and two steps spanning age from 31 to 13. Courtesy of Tressa Borick hide caption

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Audio Slideshow: Sibling Snapshots

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A woman passes by a security sign at Seattle-Tacoma International Airport on Friday. Ted S. Warren/AP hide caption

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TSA: Unpredictability Is Part Of Security Process

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The Manganiyar Seduction opens by slowly lighting up a stack of boxes in which 36 musicians play a variety of Indian instruments. Roysten Abel hide caption

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From Northern India, A Singular Sufi 'Seduction'

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