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SocialFlow : Gurrumul Yunupingu was an indigenous Australian singer who was born blind. His extraordinary voice led to a career as a professional performer. A documentary film has been made about him. Watch this:

SocialFlow : While Iraq is funnelling huge numbers of Islamic State suspects through its courts, thousands of foreign fighters are returning to their home countries. What is the best way to deal with them? Listen/Download ๐Ÿ“ป

SocialFlow : The Ugandan woman who makes $30,000 a year running a farm in her city garden (and she powers her home with cow poo!). ๐Ÿ“ป

SocialFlow : Memuna Sowe helps asylum seekers and rough sleepers give birth. What drives her to work with women on the margins of British society? ๐Ÿ“ป

SocialFlow : The laughing, crying emoji is still the most used emoji in the world - but its popularity has fallen... except in Africa. So is that because Africans laugh more than everyone else? ๐Ÿ˜‰ ๐Ÿ˜‚

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SocialFlow : While the Elephants are playing, theyre stomping on the Puerto Rican People. The nasty woman who wants more help for hurricane relief work.

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SocialFlow : Millions of birds die in collisions with windows. How can we stop birds from crashing into buildings?

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SocialFlow : The leaders of Britain, France, Germany and the US have issued a joint statement blaming Moscow for the nerve agent attack on a former Russian spy in the UK. ๐Ÿ“ป

SocialFlow : How precious are trade secrets to the food industry? We take a tour around Londons oldest chocolatier. How do they protect their truffles? ๐Ÿ“ป

SocialFlow : #OnThisDay in 1985, Tancredo Neves, Brazils first civilian president-elect in over 20 years should have taken office. But he was rushed to hospital the day before, putting the countrys transition to democracy at risk. ๐Ÿ“ป

SocialFlow : Learn how sperm whales โ€˜talkโ€™ with accents. ๐Ÿ“ป

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SocialFlow : Intricate sculptures of unicorns, dragons and sea creatures, made of colourful balloons - all made by a man who canโ€™t see them. Meet the blind South Korean artist, Goh Hong-seok. ๐Ÿ“ป

SocialFlow : How easy is it for men to compete in female-dominated sports? Listen to Pau Ribes on how he broke into the world of synchronised swimming. ๐Ÿ“ป

SocialFlow : Min Zaw Oo was a guerrilla fighter, until a jungle epiphany led him to to reconsider his future and apply to study in the USA. He ended up filling out his application from a trench. ๐Ÿ“ป

SocialFlow : Funeral parlour linked to human body parts business in FBI investigation.

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SocialFlow : US treats Puerto Ricans as โ€œsecond class citizensโ€.

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