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Maniacally inventive and tightly packed, if not overpacked, "The Pirates! Band of Misfits" comes from the Aardman animation folks behind Wallace & Gromit, "Chicken Run" and, more recently, "Arthur Christmas." Their latest may be easier to admire than to...
Can our facial expressions affect our mood and have an impact on those around us? According to Dr. Eric Finzi, author of the book "The Face of Emotion," they certainly can. Finzi, a dermatological surgeon who spent nearly two decades researching...
**1/2 (out of four) Typecasting doesn’t get much more obvious than when a star, in this case Salma Hayek, can’t even play a non-sexy role in an animated film. Not to mention a Burger King commercial. In “The Pirates! Band of Misfits,&...
Tags: Movies, Burger King, Salma Hayek, Animation (genre), Piracy
The 1985 celebrity-studded charity ditty written by Michael Jackson and Lionel Richie had a simple title and refrain: "We Are the World." The line, it now turns out, is more than just a song lyric. It's a scientific truth. As Tim Flannery demonstrates in...
Change of SubjectBy Megan Crepeau Did you hear the one about the super-conservative Georgia Congressman who ran unopposed and inspired more than 4000 voters to write in "Charles Darwin?" But wait! There's more! Wonkette picked over the full list of write-in votes......
Jacket CopyA ring once owned by Jane Austen, which has been in her family for centuries, will be offered for sale for the first time....
Pop & HissIn a project called DarwinTunes, two Imperial College London gathered a series of 100 randomly generated noise loops and allowed them to recombine in a process of natural selection, during which time they began to approximate music. August Brown...
The Religion WorldReligion News Service writer Kimberly Winston has this story about atheists countering the National Day of Prayer on Wednesday with their own National Day of Reason: As millions of Americans bow their heads Thursday, May 3, for the annual National Day...
Nation NowKentucky evolution challenge: A county schools superintendent in Kentucky is upset that a statewide biology test puts too much emphasis on evolution....
Theme Park Rangers - Orlando SentinelEvolution and natural selection areÂ explained in “Charlie & Kiwi's Evolutionary Adventure,”Â anÂ exhibit that opens at the Orlando Science CenterÂ thisÂ Saturday. The display elements are themed around a boy (Charlie)...
Turn It UpBad Religion has been a going concern for 31 years â a remarkable achievement for any band, let alone one that remains devoted to the punk ideals of the late â70s. At the same time, the bandâs singer and cofounder,......
Jacket CopyComing to the Festival of Books: Mark Kurlansky, author of "Cod," has written a children's book about fish and the oceans -- he talks about what draws him back to the sea....
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