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Lord Martin Rees: How Can We Ensure Our Survival As A Species?

Astronomer and cosmologist Lord Martin Rees asks whether our species will endure despite the many existential threats we face.

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Workers "sling" the last remaining shark cast from the original Jaws mold and lift it, by crane, to a nearby crate. After spending more than 25 years at a Los Angeles junkyard, "Bruce" is headed for a museum. Todd Wawrychuk/Courtesy of AMPAS hide caption

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From Junkyard To Museum: The Journey Of A 'Jaws' Shark

From terrifying man-eater to fish-out-of-water, a sole surviving full-scale model of the 1975 Jaws shark is on its way to a museum.

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