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Jan 11, 2016

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30-Year-Old Woman Races Time to Find Cure for Rare Form of Cystic Fibrosis

For most, turning 17 proves an awakening of sorts. The occasion marks the final year of the carefree trappings of adolescence, placing one squarely on the precipice of adulthood and a world of exhilarating changes.

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Jul 23, 2015

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Emily

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Woman raised $1.2 million with a spirited 3-minute speech

Great ideas rarely want for a pen or paper. The celebrated physicist Richard Feynman literally drew his way to insight, to the point where he saw the pen and paper as inseparable from the act of thinking. But what if your potentially great idea needs something a little bit bigger to take flight?...

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