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  1. Why are Fukushima Engineers Creating Walls of Ice Under a Contaminated NuclRead the original story w/Photo

    46 min ago | Live Science

    This article was originally published at The Conversation. The publication contributed the article to Live Science's Expert Voices: Op-Ed & Insights.

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  2. Identifying Bodies From MH17 is a Challenge For ForensicsRead the original story w/Photo

    46 min ago | Live Science

    This article was originally published at The Conversation. The publication contributed the article to Live Science's Expert Voices: Op-Ed & Insights.

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  3. J'ca's ganja takes centrestage at drug policy meeting in BudapestRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Jamaica Observer

    ... in the Jamaican Parliament for decriminalisation of marijuana. But other Jamaican names familiar to delegates include reggae megastar Bob Marley who popularised ganja, Dr Albert Lockhart who, along with the late Dr Manley West, developed ganja-based ...

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  4. HonouredRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Jamaica Observer

    It was an emotional moment for the singer Sunday morning when he received a plaque from organisers of Reggae Sumfest for his contribution to the development of Jamaican music.

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  5. Jimmy Cliff high-kicks his way through 50 years of music at the FillmoreRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Bay Guardian

    Jimmy Cliff is a goddamn maniac. It's about 45 minutes into his 90-minute set at the Fillmore on Saturday night [July 19], and while the sheer volume of ganja smoke in the packed room is making real movement - beyond the standard shuffle/sidestep, white reggae fan head-bob, and occasional 30-second pogo accompanied by the triumphant fist-in-the-air ... (more)

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  6. Ziggy Marley brings 'Fly Rasta' to D.C. regionRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 11 | WTOP-FM Washington

    Even though Bob Marley has been gone 33 years, the reggae pioneer remains legendary within the genre.

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  7. Original "Insomnia" gets under your skin thanks to Criterion's masterful restorationRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | The Virginian-Pilot

    IT WASN'T HIS tutors at film school who inspired Erik Skjoldbjaerg so much as losing himself in its vast library.

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  8. Quick Hits: Avicii, iTunes Festival, Adam Levine, The Script, Demi Lovato, Johnny MarrRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | FMQB

    ... Serj Tankian of System of a Down , Coldplay's Chris Martin , and Billie Joe Armstrong . Avicii has even recorded a Reggae duet between Wyclef Jean and Matisyahu . "It's going to be a lot more song-oriented," he told Rolling Stone of the album, which ...

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  9. Avicii Announces Rock Album Feat. Chris Martin, Billie Joe Armstrong, Jon Bon Jovi, Serj TankianRead the original story

    13 hrs ago | Stereogum

    ... And when you wrap your brain around all that, consider that the album may also feature what Rolling Stone calls "a reggae duet between Wyclef Jean and Matisyahu." Of that song, Avicii says, "I love it, but I don't know what to do with it yet." ...

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  10. Elsewhere: Tunnels a plenty, giving up on Israel, Matisyahu's new lifeRead the original story

    14 hrs ago | United Jewish Federation of Tidewater

    ... spurred him to move his family from West Jerusalem to London. ( The Observer ) Matisyahu's new life: The once-Hasidic reggae star talks about his divorce, his transition away from Orthodox religion and how his kids have reacted to his changing ...

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  11. Lauryn Hill's reggae got soulRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | News Observer

    ... heckuva shortstop. Hill has had one of the most peculiar career arcs of modern times. Emerging from the mega-popular reggae-rap group the Fugees, she made a splashy solo debut with 1998's neo-soul masterpiece "The Miseducation of Lauryn Hill," which ...

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  12. House of Marley's The Get Together: Kingston FreestyleRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | Hypebeast.com

    ... tries to build content for what they're selling while Marley House is built on the spirit of Bob Marley and Reggae music culture. I'm proud that I got to collaborate with Gabe and Tracey, friends I've known for years but never had a chance to work ...

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  13. Tony Dungy, Leslie Frazier make Buccaneers look bad with anti-gay viewsRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | Bucs Nation

    Michael Sam may be an NFL player, but anti-gay bigotry is not out of the league.

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  14. Cultura ProfeticaRead the original story

    15 hrs ago | Philadelphia Weekly

    Cultura Profetica is a Puerto Rican reggae band. Their lyrics are mostly about socio-political and ecological issues as well as romantic emphasis.

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  15. This Week in Live Music: The Hold Steady, Midnite, Jon Hopkins, and The ClienteleRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | 7x7

    ... exchanges that reveals various under-discussed truths about being in a famous rock band. It feels weird to call reggae music populist, but that's exactly what Midnite is at its core. The band sings for the people, the marginalized, the forgotten, ...

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  16. avicii collabs with two big name bandsRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | MTV

    ... a Woman," his track with Billie Joe Armstrong, and a duet between Wyclef Jean and Matisyahu that he describes as reggae. Avicii and Chris Martin worked together recently on Coldplay's "A Sky Full of Stars" that Avicii co-produced, and it sounds like ...

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  17. Larmer Tree 2014, Larmer Tree Gardens, Dorset/Wiltshire, UKRead the original story

    17 hrs ago | Financial Times

    ... lead the crowd in one-legged hopping. "C'est A a, c'est A a!" he cried, as the music leapt up in key and in tempo. A reggae number contrived to be both popular and underwhelming, but the close, with Dostin Mapoto Masebi pounding away at a ...

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  18. Vasque Readies the Spatulas for 13th Annual FloydestRead the original story

    Sunday | Sporting Goods Business

    Vasque is excited to be renewing their partnership with FloydFest for its 13th annual music and outdoor adventure festival along the Blue Ridge Parkway near Floyd, VA, July 23 - 27. This year's theme is Revolutionary and Vasque is asking attendees to Find Out What's Within by digging deep at the 2nd annual Vasque 5K Trail Race and by stopping in ... (more)

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  19. Reggae takes a step forwardRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | The Gleaner

    Roots-reggae star Chronixx believes his appearance on the Tonight Show with Jimmy Fallon Tuesday presents an opportunity for reggae to break into new territories.

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  20. Record Store Week: Hard WaxRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | XLR8R

    ... artists. Hard Wax was instrumental in pushing this "Berlin sound," but also made sure to tip its hat to the dub and reggae influences that Ernestus and von Oswald leaned on. The pair also founded Dubplates & Mastering around this time, a speciality ...

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