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Discovery News Headlines
The Strangest Adventure Records Ever Set
The wacky world of odd adventure records might make you reconsider your free time.
Obama: Climate Problem Can Be Solved
President Barack Obama said Tuesday global warming posed economic and security risks that had to be tackled immediately, but insisted the climate problem could be solved. Continue reading
Plant-Eating Dinos Hung Out at the Beach
The biggest dinosaur site ever found in Scotland reveals dinos spent a lot of their time hanging out at lagoons and beaches.
Human Brain a Mashup of 'Male' and 'Female' Features
There is no such thing as a 'male brain' or a 'female brain,' new research finds.
China 'Clone Factory' Scientist Eyes Human Replication
The researcher says he is only holding off cloning people for fear of the public reaction.

Quote of the Day
Walt Kelly
"Every burden is a blessing."

How to of the Day
How to Get Rid of Morning Breath
Who doesn’t hate waking up with a mouth full of smelly, yucky breath? Morning breath, a form of halitosis, results from a decrease in saliva during the course of the night, which creates an environment for bacteria to flourish. Everyone suffers from morning breath at least some of the time, and while it’s unlikely that you’ll ever wake up with a mouth that smells like a fresh bunch of flowers, there are steps you can take to tame the beast of morning breath.

Sports : NPR
Kobe Bryant To End 20-Year NBA Career After This Season
Kobe Bryant's 20-year NBA career will come to an end this spring. The longtime Laker announced his coming retirement Sunday with a poem. NPR's Kelly McEvers talks with Adrian Garcia Marquez, who calls Laker games for Time Warner Cable Deportes, about Bryant's career.
Lakers Forward Kobe Bryant To Retire At The End Of The Season
In a poem posted on the Players' Tribune website Sunday night, the five-time NBA champion says that this season will be his last. Bryant writes, "My body knows it's time to say goodbye."
Kobe Bryant Announces Retirement (In The Form Of A Poem)
The five-time NBA champion, who has had a rough year on the court, says this season will be his last. In a poem on the Players' Tribune website, he writes, "My body knows it's time to say goodbye."
Wladimir Klitschko's Heavyweight Reign Ends With Loss To Tyson Fury
In an upset, British challenger Fury beat the Ukrainian boxing star-- heavyweight champion of the world for 9 1/2 years — on points Saturday, taking the WBA, IBF and WBO titles.
Osceola At The 50-Yard Line
The Seminole Tribe of Florida works with Florida State University to ensure it that its football team accurately presents Seminole traditions and imagery.

"Make it Tonight" - EatingWell
Steak with Glazed Carrots & Turnips
This cast-iron steak recipe has what it takes to transform beef and vegetables from basic to brilliant—a pop of rosemary on the steak, an intense sear in a hot skillet and a sweet-and-sour glaze on the vegetables. Serve with sautéed spinach and a glass of red wine.

Herb-Roasted Turkey with Calvados Gravy
Bay leaves in the dry rub and fresh sage guarantee that this easy turkey recipe has tons of flavor. Leaving the turkey uncovered in the fridge creates the crispiest skin. Look for a heritage, organic or natural turkey, which won’t contain the sodium solution that’s pumped into most conventional turkeys.

Edamame & Chicken Greek Salad
This healthy dinner salad recipe with cucumber, feta, basil and olives has edamame added for extra protein. Serve with toasted pita brushed with olive oil and sprinkled with oregano.

Fish with Coconut-Shallot Sauce
This easy fish recipe with a flavorful garlic, thyme and coconut sauce is perfect for a healthy weeknight dinner. Serve with brown rice, to soak up the creamy sauce, and a green salad with vinaigrette.

Prosciutto-Wrapped Shrimp with Arugula Salad
This recipe for jumbo shrimp wrapped in thin strips of prosciutto and served on a lemony bed of arugula is a practically effortless dish that’s sure to impress your guests. Wrap your shrimp and make the dressing ahead of time, and you’ll have dinner on the table even faster. Serve with toasted whole-wheat baguette sprinkled with Parmesan cheese.

Arts & Life : NPR
'Your Brother's Blood' Gives New Life To The Undead
Zombie stories are everywhere, but David Towsey's new book takes an unexpected turn — to a gritty, far-future world with echoes of the American West, full of undead who still have hearts and souls.
'Hollywood Reporter' To End Annual Index Of Powerful Women In Entertainment
Janice Min, president of The Hollywood Reporter, tells Steve Inskeep why the magazine will stop publishing its "Women in Entertainment Power 100" list as a ranking.
How The Brain Tells Real From Fake: From Fine Art To Fine Wine
Shankar speaks with Noah Charney, author of The Art of Forgery, about what motivates art forgers. Also this week on Hidden Brain: why we love studies that prove wine connoisseurs wrong.
ABC Celebrates 50th Anniversary Of 'A Charlie Brown Christmas'
ABC will air "It's Your 50th Christmas Charlie Brown" Monday night. On the classic Christmas cartoon's golden anniversary, NPR explores what makes this ageless special endure.
When Tipping Was Considered Deeply Un-American
Imported from Europe, the custom of leaving gratuities began spreading in the U.S. post-Civil War. It was loathed as a master-serf custom that degraded America's democratic, anti-aristocratic ethic.

Coming Soon Movies
In the Heart of the Sea

Opens Friday, Dec 11, 2015

In the winter of 1820, the New England whaling ship Essex was assaulted by something no one could believe: a whale of mammoth size and will, and an almost human sense of vengeance.

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Sisters (2015)

Opens Friday, Dec 18, 2015

Tina Fey and Amy Poehler reunite for "Sisters," a new film from "Pitch Perfect" director Jason Moore.

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Alvin and the Chipmunks: The Road Chip

Opens Friday, Dec 18, 2015

Alvin, Simon and Theodore come to believe that Dave is going to propose to his new girlfriend and dump them.

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Joy (2015)

Opens Friday, Dec 25, 2015

A woman rises to become founder and matriarch of a powerful family business dynasty.

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Point Break (2015)

Opens Friday, Dec 25, 2015

In the fast-paced, high-adrenaline “Point Break,” a young FBI agent, Johnny Utah, infiltrates a cunning team of thrill-seeking elite athletes – led by the charismatic Bodhi.

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Daddy's Home

Opens Friday, Dec 25, 2015

A mild-mannered radio exective (Will Ferrell) competes for the affection of his stepchildren when their freewheeling and freeloading father (Mark Wahlberg) shows up.

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Concussion (2015)

Opens Friday, Dec 25, 2015

Will Smith stars in Concussion, a dramatic thriller based on the incredible true David vs. Goliath story of American immigrant Dr. Bennet Omalu, the brilliant forensic neuropathologist who made the first discovery of CTE.

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The Forest (2016)

Opens Friday, Jan 8, 2016

A supernatural thriller set in the legendary Aokigahara Forest at the base of Mt. Fuji in Japan. A young American woman, Sara, goes in search of her twin sister, who has mysteriously disappeared.

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