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Discovery News Headlines
Vaccination Could Save Your Next Vacation
Before you take that next trip, you might want to pack your immunological bags and get vaccinated.
Smallest Free-Living Insect Confirmed: Meet the Beetle
According to a Moscow researcher, the search, and debate are over concerning which free-living bug is the tiniest.
New Steve Jobs Film Wins Over 'Woz,' Other Critics
Only recently has a Jobs movie won over his famed partner in founding Apple, Steve Wozniak.
Extendable Jaws Gave Fish an Evolutionary Edge
The ability, known as protrusion, allows fish to extend their jaw and snap up otherwise elusive prey, making them effective hunters.
NASA: What We Have To Do To Get to Mars
NASA reveals its strategy to get to Mars in a 36-page document released ahead of upcoming talks with Congress.

Quote of the Day
John Wooden
"It's what you learn after you know it all that counts."

How to of the Day
How to Get Rid of Crickets
Crickets ring in summertime with their characteristic singing, and in small numbers they are quite harmless. When they start reproducing inside the house, however, they can damage paper products, clothing, furniture and even walls. Learn how to take a few simple measures to control your property's cricket population and prevent them from overrunning your basement.

Sports : NPR
FIFA Suspends President Sepp Blatter And Other Top Officials
The 90-day suspensions go into effect immediately and could be extended, FIFA says. Along with President Blatter, the group banned one of his rivals for six years.
Russia's President Spends His Birthday Skating With Hockey Legends
To celebrate his 63rd birthday, Vladimir Putin played hockey on live television. He scored seven goals and accepted a gold medal for his efforts.
2 Wild Cards, 2 Home Teams Shut Out: Cubs Blank Pirates To Advance
Three runs batted in by rookie Kyle Schwarber and a four-hit complete game thrown by Jake Arrieta get the Cubs to the Divisional Series, where they'll face longtime foes the St. Louis Cardinals.
FIFA Chief Sepp Blatter Reportedly Facing 90-Day Suspension
Also on Wednesday, FIFA presidential candidate Chung Mong-joon, who is facing his own charges of wrongdoing, said he is planning to sue Blatter for at least $100 million for damages to FIFA.
WATCH: 'Mighty Mites' Team Stops Playing Football To Do The 'Whip,' 'Nae Nae'
When Silento's infectious song "Watch Me (Whip/Nae Nae)" came over the loudspeakers during a game in Milford, Mass., some pint-size players held their positions while others let the rhythm take over.

"Make it Tonight" - EatingWell
Baked Tofu Stir-Fry with Cabbage & Shiitakes
This healthy vegetarian tofu stir-fry recipe is made with less oil by cooking the ingredients on two large sheet pans in the oven instead of in a wok. Flavored with savory black bean-garlic sauce, toasted sesame oil and Chinese rice wine, this quick stir-fry recipe makes a delicious, low-fuss weeknight dinner.

Salmon Cakes with Olives, Lemon & Dill
Studded with briny olives, bright lemon zest and a touch of dill, this healthy, easy salmon cake recipe is perfect for dinner and for freezing. Whether you serve the salmon cakes on a bun like a burger with lettuce and tomato or paired with a mixed green salad, try a dollop of reduced-fat mayo mixed with lemon juice on top.

Braised Cauliflower & Squash Penne Pasta
In this braised cauliflower and squash penne pasta recipe, we cook the pasta and vegetables in broth rather than water to make this warming vegetarian pasta extra flavorful. The starch from the pasta and vegetables combines with the broth as it simmers and creates a silky sauce. And you can make the whole dish in just one pot, so cleanup is a breeze.

Crawfish Etouffée
Literally translated as “smothered” and pronounced ay-TOO-fay, the crawfish recipe is typically a saucy stew served over rice. In this healthy recipe from chef Patrick Mould, the tasty crustaceans (use shrimp if you can’t find crawfish) are smothered in a sauce made with plenty of onions, garlic and Cajun seasoning.

Skillet Chicken with Cranberries & Apples
Celebrate the flavors of fall with chicken cooked in a fast apple-cranberry sauce. If you prefer a less tart flavor, try dried cranberries instead of fresh. Serve with quick-cooking wild rice and roasted Brussels sprouts.

Arts & Life : NPR
In 'Gap Of Time,' Shakespeare Is Updated, But Not Upstaged
Jeanette Winterson's retelling of The Winter's Tale includes hedge fund managers and a New Orleans setting. But critic Annalisa Quinn says the book doesn't quite stand on its own.
Pop Culture Happy Hour: 'The Martian' And How-To Stories
On this week's show, we chat about The Martian, consider other stories that enlighten us about the work people do, and — as always — offer up what's making us happy this week.
'Secret Chord' Sings A New Song About An Ancient Hero
Geraldine Brooks' retelling of the biblical epic of King David casts him as larger than life — jester, predator, conqueror and poet. Critic Jean Zimmerman says Brooks "gives the whole king his due."
'If They Have It, It's Undeniable': Lorne Michaels On Casting 'SNL'
The Saturday Night Live executive producer says criticism of the show's perceived lack of diversity frustrated him, but that the perception needed to be addressed.
Remembering Paul Prudhomme, The Louisiana Chef Who 'Made Magic'
The New Orleans chef changed the way the world saw Louisiana cooking. He has died at the age of 75.

Coming Soon Movies
Bridge of Spies

Opens Friday, Oct 16, 2015

A Brooklyn lawyer finds himself thrust into the center of the Cold War when the CIA sends him to negotiate the release of a captured American pilot.

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Crimson Peak

Opens Friday, Oct 16, 2015

Young author Edith Cushing discovers that her charming new husband is not who he appears to be.

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Opens Friday, Oct 16, 2015

A young kid teams up with the niece of young adult horror author R.L. Stine after the writer's imaginary demons are set free on the town of Greendale, Maryland.

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Opens Friday, Oct 23, 2015

Chef Adam Jones (Bradley Cooper) had it all – and lost it.

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Paranormal Activity: The Ghost Dimension

Opens Friday, Oct 23, 2015

Strange events plague a family in their new home.

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The Last Witch Hunter

Opens Friday, Oct 23, 2015

The last witch hunter (Vin Diesel) is all that stands between humanity and the combined forces of the most horrifying witches in history.

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Jem and the Holograms

Opens Friday, Oct 23, 2015

A small-town girl catapults from underground video sensation to global superstar.

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Rock The Kasbah

Opens Friday, Oct 23, 2015

A has-been rock manager from Van Nuys, California stumbles upon a once-in-a-lifetime voice in a remote Afghan cave in Rock the Kasbah, a dramatic comedy inspired by stranger-than-fiction, real-life events and directed by Oscar winner Barry Levinson.

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