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Friday Roundup: Read This

submitted September 20, 2013 by Matthew Ellis   |   comments
<h1>Friday Roundup: Read This</h1>

Each week, we highlight stories from our newsfeed on Prismatic. No account is required to see what we think is worth reading, so visit our profile often! We update it daily so there is usually something new to check out. Here is a sample of what we liked this week:

Rokia Traoré's "Beautiful Africa" Streaming in Full As NPR First Listen: "As Smart and Lovely As Its Creator" via Nonesuch Journal
[Something a little different for today: I listened to this all week and it's great. Enjoy! ~Matt] The West African ngoni lute figures as prominently as the electric guitars; her rhythms boast a distinctly African sway.

Visualizing Health Policy: Premium Subsidy Scenarios Under Obamacare vis Kaiser Family Foundation
This month’s Visualizing Health Policy infographic shows 3 scenarios that illustrate the cost of health insurance under the Affordable Care Act for families in different circumstances, both before and after premium subsidies (in the form of a tax credit).

Nutritionists' Healthiest Snack Picks for Kids via Huffington Post
One smart way to get kids eating more of what they need is by focusing on snack time.

Harvard study finds food expiration labels are misleading via Reuters.com
Americans throw out billions of pounds of food every year because they falsely believe "sell-by" and "best-before" dates on package labels indicate food safety, researchers have found.

Let us know which articles you liked (or didn't) in the comments!