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A New Pinocchio Film Returns to the Tale’s Dark Origins

A New Pinocchio Film Returns to the Tale’s Dark Origins

A New Pinocchio Film Returns to the Tale’s Dark Origins A New Pinocchio Film Returns to the Tale’s Dark Origins ROME — Carlo Collodi’s “Pinocchio” is one of the world’s best-loved children’s books, translated into over 280 languages and dialects, and the subject of countless films and television series. When the Italian director Matteo Garrone decided to put his spin …

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Neptune’s Weird Dark Spot Just Got Weirder

Neptune’s Weird Dark Spot Just Got Weirder

Neptune’s Weird Dark Spot Just Got Weirder Neptune’s Weird Dark Spot Just Got Weirder Neptune boasts some of the strangest weather in the solar system. The sun’s eighth planet holds the record for the fastest winds observed on any world, with speeds cutting through the atmosphere upward of 1,100 miles per hour, or 1.5 times the speed of sound. Scientists …

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Bristol University students left to self-isolate in dark bedrooms after lights go unfixed

<p>Bristol students in self-isolation had to use lamps to light up their bedrooms, after they were faced with no main lights</p>

Bristol University students left to self-isolate in dark bedrooms after lights go unfixed Bristol University students left to self-isolate in dark bedrooms after lights go unfixed Students at the University of Bristol spent more than a week in self-isolation with dark bedrooms, having to wait until their self-isolation period had finished for their lights to be fixed. One of the …

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Library of Congress adds The Dark Knight, Grease and The Blues Brothers to National Film Registry for preservation

Library of Congress adds The Dark Knight, Grease and The Blues Brothers to National Film Registry for preservation

Library of Congress adds The Dark Knight, Grease and The Blues Brothers to National Film Registry for preservation Library of Congress adds The Dark Knight, Grease and The Blues Brothers to National Film Registry for preservation The Library of Congress unveiled its annual picks of the movies it considers to be among the most influential in America. This year’s list …

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Patients of a Vermont Hospital Are Left ‘in the Dark’ After Cyberattack

Patients of a Vermont Hospital Are Left ‘in the Dark’ After Cyberattack

Patients of a Vermont Hospital Are Left ‘in the Dark’ After Cyberattack Patients of a Vermont Hospital Are Left ‘in the Dark’ After Cyberattack Others reported ransom demands “in eight figures, which is just not something that regional health care systems can do,” said Allan Liska, an analyst with Recorded Future, a cybersecurity firm. These unusual demands, combined with the …

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A Holocaust Survivor Lifts Neighbors in Dark Times

A Holocaust Survivor Lifts Neighbors in Dark Times

A Holocaust Survivor Lifts Neighbors in Dark Times A Holocaust Survivor Lifts Neighbors in Dark Times BRUSSELS — Simon Gronowski had committed many acts of bravery and generosity in his 89 years of life, and opening a window in April wouldn’t ordinarily have counted among them, but this was no ordinary April. It was the height of the first wave …

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Arecibo Observatory, a Great Eye on the Cosmos, Is Going Dark

Arecibo Observatory, a Great Eye on the Cosmos, Is Going Dark

Arecibo Observatory, a Great Eye on the Cosmos, Is Going Dark Arecibo Observatory, a Great Eye on the Cosmos, Is Going Dark Dan Wertheimer of the University of California, Berkeley, a leader in the search for extraterrestrial intelligence, wrote in an email, “Arecibo has made profound discoveries, helping Earthlings understand our planet and the universe.” He added, “I hope Congress …

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Biden Calls for Stimulus Ahead of a ‘Dark Winter’ for the Country

Biden Calls for Stimulus Ahead of a ‘Dark Winter’ for the Country

Biden Calls for Stimulus Ahead of a ‘Dark Winter’ for the Country Biden Calls for Stimulus Ahead of a ‘Dark Winter’ for the Country WASHINGTON — President-elect Joseph R. Biden Jr. warned on Monday of a “very dark winter” ahead and called on Congress to pass a large economic stimulus package immediately to help workers, businesses, and state and local …

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His Dark Materials review: Great to look at but doesn’t inspire as much wonder as it ought to

Ruth Wilson in His Dark Materials

His Dark Materials review: Great to look at but doesn’t inspire as much wonder as it ought to His Dark Materials review: Great to look at but doesn’t inspire as much wonder as it ought to I could have sworn I was still watching the first series of His Dark Materials (BBC One), but the calendar tells me a year …

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Partying Like It’s 1925 as London’s Theaters Go Dark (Again)

Partying Like It’s 1925 as London’s Theaters Go Dark (Again)

Partying Like It’s 1925 as London’s Theaters Go Dark (Again) Partying Like It’s 1925 as London’s Theaters Go Dark (Again) LONDON — The theater scene here has long been celebrated for offering food for thought, but recently it’s also been likely to offer actual food. Or, at the very least, a cocktail to get the evening off to a spirited …

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