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Close Listening: Decoding Nature Through Sound

What Does Daybreak Sound Like Where You Live?

The natural world is making a lot of noise at dawn. We're collecting recordings of this time of morning from across the world, so send us yours.

A Turkish paramilitary police officer carries the body of 3-year-old Aylan Kurdi, found washed ashore near the Turkish resort of Bodrum early Wednesday. The boats carrying the boy's family to the Greek island of Kos capsized. His 5-year-old brother and mother also lost their lives. DHA/AP hide caption

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That Little Syrian Boy: Here's Who He Was

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Asylum seekers rally in front of the German Office for Migration and Refugees with vests that read "no one is illegal" in Nuremberg on Aug. 17. Migrants from Afghanistan, Ethiopia, Iran and Syria called for faster asylum procedures, the freedom to choose their accommodation and the abolition of camps where they must stay. Timm Schamberger/EPA/LANDOV hide caption

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Seeking Asylum In Germany Can Mean Living In Limbo

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Where Have You Gone? Lawrence Blatt
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Squirrels Mimic Bird Alarms To Foil The Enemy

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Rowan County Clerk Kim Davis (right) talks with David Moore on Tuesday morning following her refusal to issue a marriage license to him and his partner at the Rowan County Courthouse in Morehead, Ky. Timothy D. Easley/AP hide caption

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Kentucky County Gets Media Attention Over Clerk's Stand On Marriage

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Donald Trump and Jeb Bush were polite to each other at the first GOP debate. But it's been gloves off since then, especially on Instagram, a social media outlet not known for its vitriol. Andrew Harnik/AP hide caption

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Instagram: The New Political War Room?

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What's New, Pussycat? Quincy Jones
It's Not Unusual Syd Dale
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Max Richter has written Sleep, an eight-hour lullaby for our fast-paced lives. Rhys Frampton/Deutsche Grammophon hide caption

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Trouble Sleeping? A Composer Wants To Help

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Dream 1 (before the wind blows it all away) Max Richter
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