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Stone money

On the Pacific Island of Yap, you can't exactly keep change in your pocket when dealing in the local currency. It's stone and up to twelve feet across. Its origins go back millennia. The money is still used. From PRI's The World.

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Global Hit

Anchor Marco Werman introduces us to US-based Chinese musician Bei Bei, UK-based American producer Shawn Lee and their efforts to add a little 21st century funk to an ancient Chinese instrument.

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Geo answer

In today's Geo Quiz we were looking for the name of one the most famous music recording studios in the world. The answer is Abbey Road. We speak with London-based music producer Joe Boyd.