Nina Gregory

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She Calls Her Movies 'Afro Bubble Gum Art'

Saturday, April 29, 2017

Wanuri Kahiu doesn't want to make films about suffering Africans. Her movies celebrate happiness — with a sci-fi twist.

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At TED This Week, Two Speakers Got To The Root Of Things

Friday, April 28, 2017

At the TED Conference in Vancouver this week, two Fellows, Devita Davison and Damon Davis talked about putting ideas to work to invigorate marginalized communities from within.

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His Parents' Death Gave Him A Mission: Stop The Medical Brain Drain

Friday, April 28, 2017

Chris Ategeka left his native Uganda and earned an engineering degree in the U.S. He could have gone to Silicon Valley — but his personal history set him on a different path.

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Netflix And Cord-Cutting Era Complicates Writers Guild Contract Talks

Wednesday, April 19, 2017

The Writers Guild of America is in negotiations for a new contract with studios, networks and streamers. Their contract expires May 1, and memories of the last writers' strike hover over negotiations.

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#NPRreads: Shake Things Up This Weekend With These Three Stories

Saturday, August 13, 2016

Correspondents, editors and producers from our newsroom share the pieces that have kept them reading, using the #NPRreads hashtag. Each weekend, we highlight some of the best stories.

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'Star Trek Beyond' Premieres At San Diego Comic-Con

Thursday, July 21, 2016

The latest movie in the Star Trek franchise opens on Thursday — though it premiered Wednesday night at the San Diego Comic-Con. Director Justin Lin was there to walk the fine line with fans.

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#NPRreads: Turn Up The Volume This Weekend With These 3 Great Reads

Saturday, July 16, 2016

Correspondents, editors and producers from our newsroom share the pieces that have kept them reading, using the #NPRreads hashtag. Each weekend, we highlight some of the best stories.

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West Hollywood Pride Parade Goes On

Sunday, June 12, 2016

The gay pride parade in West Hollywood took on a more somber tone after the shooting in Orlando and the arrest of a man who police say wanted to harm the LA parade.

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Disney Stock Drops As Company Misses Earnings Expectations

Thursday, May 12, 2016

Despite blockbusters like Star Wars: The Force Awakens and Zootopia, the Walt Disney Company's quarterly earnings fell short of estimates. The markets were not happy.

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'When People Can See Time': Photographer Captures Day, Night In One Image

Friday, February 19, 2016

Of all of the arts, photography may be the discipline most accustomed to the nudge of technology, and photographer and artist Stephen Wilkes fully embraces the challenge. His latest project, "Day to Night," takes on the idea of showcasing, in one composite still image, the transformation of a ...

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'Revenant,' 'Martian' Take Top Honors At Golden Globe Awards

Monday, January 11, 2016

At the Golden Globe awards Sunday night, The Revenant won for best drama film and The Martian won for best comedy. Those were just two of the awards handed out during a ceremony in Beverly Hills.

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#NPRreads: Compton, The Burger Lady And A Crisis

Friday, August 14, 2015

#NPRreads is a weekly feature on Twitter and on The Two-Way. The premise is simple: Correspondents, editors and producers from our newsroom share the pieces that have kept them reading, using the #NPRreads hashtag. On Fridays, we highlight some of the best stories.

This week, we bring you three ...

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#NPRReads: Considering The Language Of Wine And What's In A Toddler's Mouth

Friday, July 31, 2015

#NPRreads is a weekly feature on Twitter and on The Two-Way. The premise is simple: Correspondents, editors and producers throughout our newsroom share pieces that have kept them reading. They share tidbits using the #NPRreads hashtag — and on Fridays, we highlight some of the best stories.

This week, ...

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Comic-Con Goers Brave Long Lines At Annual Pop Culture Convention

Friday, July 10, 2015

Many of the thousands of people passing through Comic-Con hope to get something exclusive, such as a book, toy, an autograph or encounter with a star, or a sneak peek of an unreleased...

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Jennifer Lawrence And A Cast Of Characters Light Up Comic-Con

Friday, July 10, 2015

It's time again for Comic-Con, the massive annual pop culture convention. We visit San Diego to hear all about what's happening in a galaxy far, far away.

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TV And Hollywood Pattern-Maker Sells A Three-Decades Cache

Saturday, May 09, 2015

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You're Just A Blob In Layers Of Plastic

Monday, March 23, 2015

At his TED Talk in Vancouver last week, Bill Gates posed the idea that, "If anything kills over 10 million people in the next few decades, it's most likely to be a highly infectious virus, rather than a war. Not missiles, but microbes." He noted how the Ebola crisis in ...

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A New 3-D Printing Method Is Rising Out Of The Ooze

Saturday, March 21, 2015

One of the presentations at the TED Conference in Vancouver this week that had much of the tech elite oohing and ahhing was something called CLIP (no relation to Microsoft's reviled animated helper) or Continuous Liquid Interface Production.

It's a new way of 3-D manufacturing introduced by a ...

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Poetry In Motion: Prima Ballerina Retires After 3-Decade Career

Friday, October 17, 2014

Wendy Whelan, 47, will give her final performance with the New York City Ballet on Saturday. NPR spent time with the dancer as she prepared for her goodbye.

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It's Time For Comic-Con!

Friday, July 25, 2014

The annual pop culture convention underway in San Diego is not just for comic books — it brings the biggest stars from film, television and books together with their fans to talk about upcoming, and vintage, work.

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