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Pope Francis As Reformer, Evangelizer — And Doctrinal Conservative

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Mark Strand's Poetry Moved Easily From Common To Sublime

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First Rule In iPhone Photography: Edit, Edit, Edit

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Benedict Cumberbatch stars as British mathematician and scientist Alan Turing in The Imitation Game; Charles Dance plays Commander Denniston. Director Morten Tyldum says the movie is set up like a mystery — "like a puzzle you're piecing together." Jack English/Black Bear Pictures hide caption

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In 'Imitation Game,' An Outsider Takes Center Stage

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Backstage With Janis Joplin: Doubts, Drugs And Compassion

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Former U.S. Poet Laureate Mark Strand (right) with Mexican author and Nobel Prize winner for literature, Ocatavio Paz, at Johns Hopkins University in Baltimore, in 1995. Strand has died of cancer at age 80. Joe Cavareta/AP hide caption

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From 2:50: Strand on making a living as a poet.

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Published in London around 1795, this "copy" of a letter from Jesus in heaven was the imagined correspondence between Jesus and King Abgar of Edessa. Sheridan Libraries JHU hide caption

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Jesus Started A Chain Letter — And Other Hoaxes

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Art And Death Are Two Things At Once In 'How To Be Both'

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Documentary Recalls The Talented, Difficult Life Of Bing Crosby

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The Mystery Of The Missing Brains

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Free-range chickens stand in a pen at an organic-accredited poultry farm in Germany. Joern Pollex/Getty Images hide caption

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Chicken Confidential: How This Bird Came To Rule The Cultural Roost

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Smoke and mirrors: Dave Arnold plays around with liquid nitrogen in a cocktail glass during his interview with NPR's Ari Shapiro. Claire Eggers/NPR hide caption

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From Humble Salt To Fancy Freezing: How To Up Your Cocktail Game

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