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Ray Bradbury's career spanned more than 70 years — during which he transported readers to other dimensions with his futuristic and innovative stories. He died Tuesday at age 91. Lennox McLendon/AP hide caption

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'Fahrenheit 451' Author Ray Bradbury Dies At 91

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Science fiction writer Ray Bradbury in 2000. Mark Lennihan/AP hide caption

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Bradbury on writing 'Fahrenheit 451'

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