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From Tea To T-Shirts: The History Of U.S.-China Trade

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How Humans Are Facilitating More Disease 'Spillover'

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The 'Future' Of Movies? Critic Says It's Not So Bright

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Inverting 'King Lear' In 'Goldberg Variations'

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Actor Robby Benson Is 'Not Dead ... Yet!'

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Online And In The Open: Transparent Novel Writing

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'Instant' Recounts The Magic Of Polaroids

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Listening In, a new book and CD set, includes more than 260 hours of transcribed conversations and 2.5 hours of audio from inside the Kennedy White House. Evening Standard/Getty Images hide caption

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NewsPoet: Philip Schultz Writes The Day In Verse

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"For two days and nights, Odysseus was alone in the wild water. The sea was so rough that he couldn't see beyond the nearest wave. Over and over again, he thought he was going to die." Neil Packer/Candlewick Press hide caption

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British Scientist Driven To Find 'Spark Of Life'

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Rowling Draws On Personal Experience In 'Vacancy'

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Author J.K. Rowling arrives at the world premiere of Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows, in Leicester Square in central London. Matt Crossick/PA Photos/Landov hide caption

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'Sutton': America's 1920s, Bank-Robbing 'Robin Hood'

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