This two-story ship is just one of many enormous marketing displays both inside and outside at San Diego Comic-Con. Getty Images hide caption

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One of screenwriter Nicole Perlman's next projects is a comic based on Gamora, the green-skinned killer played by Zoe Saldana in 2014's Guardians of the Galaxy. Marvel Studios hide caption

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To make baby back ribs in an hour, instead of the usual three to four hours, you'll need a pressure cooker. Photo Illustration by Ryan Kellman and Emily Bogle/NPR hide caption

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Ruth Rendell won countless awards for her work, including the Mystery Writers of America's Grand Master Award and the Crime Writers' Association Diamond Dagger for lifetime achievement. Jerry Bauer hide caption

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Terry Pratchett wrote more than 70 books. Rob Wilkins/Courtesy of Doubleday hide caption

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