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The Icebergs Are Talking. We Just Have To Listen.  |   

Glaciers moan and groan. They crackle, fizz and rumble. Researchers say the noises they make might help us understand how fast they're melting.

After Alzheimer's Diagnosis, 'The Stripping Away Of My Identity'  |   

Greg O'Brien talks about how his life has changed in the five years since he was diagnosed with early-onset Alzheimer's disease. "More and more I don't recognize people," he says.

Why Do We Love Football So Much? Theater Tackles Tough Questions  |   

A play based on interviews with former NFL players, their families and fans digs deep: What's so fun about a sport that devastates bodies and brains? And what if it can't be made safer?

By Impersonating Her Mom, A Comedian Grows Closer To Her  |   

Human relationships are entanglements, and those connections often aren't clear to us at all. When Maria Bamford impersonated her mom, she realized what she loved about her — and about herself.

Jeremy The Koala, Rescued From Australian Brush Fire, Goes Home  |   

The animal had suffered burns to his paws in the blaze that swept through the Adelaide area earlier this month. After a full recovery, he has been released back into the wild.

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