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Xawo Abdi Hassan rehearses her song. Xawo did not win the competition but the show launched her career as a singer. Roopa Gogineni hide caption

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Invisibilia: They Risked Their Lives To Bring Music Back

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The Roots Of Consciousness: We're Of 2 Minds

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A psychologist argues people experience emotions differently. For instance, fear might make some people cry while for others, it could elicit laughter. Sara Wong for NPR hide caption

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Students at St. Scholastica's College in the Philippines gesture the "No. 1" sign in a campaign to end discrimination and violence against women and girls. NOEL CELIS/AFP/Getty Images hide caption

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Invisibilia: He Mocked Celebrity, Then Came To Crave It Himself

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She Offered The Robber A Glass Of Wine, And That Flipped The Script

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William Kitt has lived in a studio apartment in New York owned by the nonprofit Broadway Housing Communities for 13 years, after decades of living on the streets. Bryan Thomas for NPR hide caption

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Invisibilia: For An Artist, A Room Of His Own Is A Lifesaver

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Residents of ShantiNiketan, a retirement community near Orlando, Fla., walk in a Hindu religious procession. Courtesy of ShantiNiketan Inc. hide caption

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Being With People Like You Offers Comfort Against Death's Chill

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By Making A Game Out Of Rejection, A Man Conquers Fear

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