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"Sometimes I just want to hide in my island home back in Hawaii and keep things simple," says surfer Bethany Hamilton. But she believes her story can be an example of "inspiration and hope" for young people. Aaron Lieber/Entertainment Studios hide caption

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For Bethany Hamilton, Surfing Is 'An Escape From All The Chaos On Land'

Hamilton was 13 years old when she lost her arm to a shark while surfing in Hawaii. She went on to surf some of the biggest waves in the world. Hamilton tells her story in the documentary Unstoppable.

Creeper Vine Dan Phelps, Matt Chamberlain & Viktor Krauss
Don't Believe the Hype Brownout
Shallow Lady Gaga & Bradley Cooper

Five years ago, Ripple Desai opened the Tandoori Taqueria in her hometown of Panguitch, Utah, tapping into a growing tourist market. Kirk Siegler/NPR hide caption

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Utah's 'Tandoori Taqueria' Brings Unexpected Indian Spice To Cowboy Country

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Bhindi Bhangee Joe Strummer & the Mescaleros
Where Water Once Was Tommy Guerrero

Ephraim Bugumba's song "Voices in My Head" was a stand-out entry in this year's Tiny Desk Contest. Nolis Anderson/Courtesy of the artist hide caption

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This Tiny Desk Contestant Processes Pain Through Music: 'It Became Our Safety Place'

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Voices in My Head StoryTeller (Ephraim Bugumba)
Exit Tucson Big Lazy
Song of the Open Road Alex Skolnick Trio
Bemani Wolfert Brederode Trio
I like it when you sleep, for you are so beautiful yet so unaware of it The 1975
Radio Soldier The Marcus King Band

"Sometimes I just want to hide in my island home back in Hawaii and keep things simple," says surfer Bethany Hamilton. But she believes her story can be an example of "inspiration and hope" for young people. Aaron Lieber/Entertainment Studios hide caption

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For Bethany Hamilton, Surfing Is 'An Escape From All The Chaos On Land'

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Spirit Of The Air Pat Metheny
Follow Me Pat Metheny Group

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