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Scientists at the NIH are mapping the activity of thousands of individual neurons inside the brain of a zebrafish as the animal hunts for food.
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Scientists at the NIH are mapping the activity of thousands of individual neurons inside the brain of a zebrafish as the animal hunts for food.

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The Navy just pinned its first female four-star admiral.
Vice Admiral Michelle Howard is now the first female four-star admiral in the Navy’s 236-year history.

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Happy 150th birthday, Yosemite!
It takes a special kind of person to run for president.
For Hillary Clinton, someone who would want to do it twice might just be “a little bit crazy.”
Wednesday on NewsHour, Clinton talks with Gwen Ifill. Get a sneak peek here.

It takes a special kind of person to run for president.

For Hillary Clinton, someone who would want to do it twice might just be “a little bit crazy.”

Wednesday on NewsHour, Clinton talks with Gwen Ifill. Get a sneak peek here.

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Picasso on intuition, how creativity works, and where ideas come from

"You have to begin drawing…"

A dose of inspiration

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explore-blog:

Picasso on intuition, how creativity works, and where ideas come from

"You have to begin drawing…"

More than 52,000 unaccompanied children were caught trying to cross the U.S. border in the first five months of this year.
Many of them are fleeing drug and gang violence at home. But what happens to them after they’ve made the journey? Where do they go?
Here in the U.S., these children face a new set of challenges — a border patrol system unequipped to handle them and a future filled with uncertainty.
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More than 52,000 unaccompanied children were caught trying to cross the U.S. border in the first five months of this year.

Many of them are fleeing drug and gang violence at home. But what happens to them after they’ve made the journey? Where do they go?

Here in the U.S., these children face a new set of challenges — a border patrol system unequipped to handle them and a future filled with uncertainty.

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An estimated 51.2 million people have been forcibly displaced worldwide. 
Half of whom are children.
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An estimated 51.2 million people have been forcibly displaced worldwide.

Half of whom are children.

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In 1972, the New York Times reported that more than 3,000 people in the U.S. choked to death that year.

Enter: Dr. Henry J. Heimlich, whose “Pop Goes the Café Coronary” — an essay published in June 1974 —  detailed what became known as “the Heimlich Maneuver.”

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One art program in Chicago is partnering with public schools to identify kids who might be on the wrong track, and offer them access to the arts in the hopes that it will help them transcend tough streets. 
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One art program in Chicago is partnering with public schools to identify kids who might be on the wrong track, and offer them access to the arts in the hopes that it will help them transcend tough streets. 

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