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Muse's Matthew Bellamy includes the heartbeat of his son in utero on the song, "Follow Me." AFP/Getty Images hide caption

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Muse: Arena-Sized Entropy On 'The 2nd Law'

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Matt Langione, a subject in the study, reads Jane Austen's Mansfield Park. Results from the study suggest that blood flow in the brain differs during leisurely and critical reading activities. L.A. Cicero/Stanford University hide caption

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A Lively Mind: Your Brain On Jane Austen

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Republican presidential candidate Mitt Romney shakes hands during a rainy campaign rally Monday in Newport News, Va. Evan Vucci/AP hide caption

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Romney's Jobs Plan Relies On His Tax Proposal

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Former Penn State assistant football coach Jerry Sandusky, shown arriving at court during his trial in June, is expected back in court Tuesday for a sentencing hearing. Gene J. Puskar/AP hide caption

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Sandusky Could Receive Up To 373 Years In Prison

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Tift Merritt's latest album is called Traveling Alone. Parker Fitzgerald/Courtesy of the artist hide caption

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Tift Merritt: A Singer With An Outsider's Heart

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