The Real Virologist Behind "Contagion"

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David Attenborough Takes Wing With Pterosaurs

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In 50/50, Joseph Gordon-Levitt plays Adam, a public radio host stricken with cancer who enlists his best friend, played by Seth Rogen, for moral and physical support. Chris Helcermanas-Benge/Summit Publicity hide caption

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Gordon-Levitt, Reiser Tackle '50/50' Odds

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Oscar Winner Jamie Foxx Touts 'Thunder Soul'

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Brad Pitt, left, plays Billy Beane, the general manager of the Oakland A's, in the movie Moneyball. His assistant Peter Brand is played by Jonah Hill. Melinda Sue Gordon/Sony Pictures hide caption

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Brad Pitt: 'Moneyball,' Life And 'The Stalkerazzi'

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In the weeks and months after Ecuadorean immigrant Marcelo Lucero was attacked and slain in Patchogue, N.Y., members of the community came together to denounce the pattern of violence against Latinos in the area. Courtesy of Jackson Hill Photography, LLC hide caption

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Film Sheds Light On Hate Crimes, Sparks Action

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The Classic Future: Ridley Scott's Blade Runner, released in 1982, envisioned a cityscape with buildings wrapped in video displays — well before New York's Times Square went digital. Warner Bros. Pictures hide caption

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Syd Mead, Still Designing The Future After 50 Years

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Writer Will Reiser, left, and actor Seth Rogen are the real-life friends behind 50/50, a comedy about cancer that grew out of the jokes that got the two through Reiser's own diagnosis and treatment. Chris Helcermanas-Benge/Summit Entertainment hide caption

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Rogen, Reiser Go In '50/50' On A Few Sick Laughs

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Actor Gael Garcia Bernal discusses The Invisibles, his collection of short documentaries, with Tell Me More at NPR headquarters in Washington, D.C. Amy Ta/NPR hide caption

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Crossing Mexico: A Journey Of Grave Perils

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Ebert, with Chaz Ebert, accepts a career-achievement award at the theater-owners' convention ShoWest in 2009. Ethan Miller/Getty Images hide caption

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Ebert: A 'Life' Still Being Lived, And Fully

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"There are so many questions and so little answers while you're [in Afghanistan]," says Dominic "Dom" Fredianelli. Heather Courtney/Quincy Hill Films hide caption

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Following 'Soldiers,' To The Battlefield And Back

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Composer Steve Reich. Wonge Bergmann/Courtesy of the artist hide caption

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Hear Steve Reich Discuss 'WTC 9/11'

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Veteran Hollywood stuntman Hal Needham — who turned director for the 1977 hit Smokey and the Bandit — lines up a shot with Burt Reynolds, Jerry Reed and Happy the dog. Universal Studio/Getty Images hide caption

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A 'Stuntman!' Discusses His Death-Defying Feats

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