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The next time you are in an office cafeteria, notice who sits next to whom at lunch. Jose Pelaez/Corbis hide caption

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Being In The Minority Can Cost You And Your Company

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Being In The Minority Can Cost You And Your Company

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Can Detroit Be Saved?

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Can Detroit Be Saved?

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Popular online games like FarmVille use powerful reward systems to get players to spend real-world money on virtual items. Zynga/AP hide caption

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All Tech Considered

Online Marketers Take Note Of Brains Wired For Rewards

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Online Marketers Take Note Of Brains Wired For Rewards

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The Tucson Unified School District (TUSD) is resurrecting its Mexican-American studies program. Matt York/AP hide caption

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Tucson Revives Mexican-American Studies Program

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Tucson Revives Mexican-American Studies Program

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Ben Youcef leads the call to prayer for an interfaith service at The Guibord Center in Los Angeles. Courtesy of the artist hide caption

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Ecstatic Voices

In Hollywood, The Actor Who Gives The Call To Prayer

4 min

In Hollywood, The Actor Who Gives The Call To Prayer

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Ryan Strickland takes a practice swing. Even though most players are legally blind, batters, basemen and outfielders all wear blindfolds in Beep Baseball so that people who can see shadows, for example, don't have an advantage. Jessica Robinson for NPR hide caption

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Sports

'Beep Baseball' A Homerun With Blind Players

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'Beep Baseball' A Homerun With Blind Players

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