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Star Trek’s Nichelle Nichols dies at age 89

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Nichelle Nichols as Nyota Uhura in Star Trek. | Photo by Fotos International/Courtesy of Getty Images Nichelle Nichols, who was best known for her groundbreaking role as Nyota Uhura in the original Star Trek series, died at age 89. Her son, Kyle Johnson, infor... More »

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The Unsung Inventor Who Chased the LED Rainbow

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Walk through half a football field’s worth of low partitions, filing cabinets, and desks. Note the curved mirrors hanging from the ceiling, the better to view the maze of engineers, technicians, and support staff of the development laboratory. Shrug when you s... More »

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The Community Spotlight 2022.07.30

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Welcome to the latest edition of the Giant Bomb Community Spotlight! I, @zombiepie, am honored to be your host as we look back at the best community-created works from the previous week. Obviously, the big news this week pertains to the seven new shirts, one o... More »

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Photos of the week ending July 29, 2022

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The House raced to wrap up business this week but found time to unveil a statue and a portrait, and play in a baseball game before leaving Washington for the August recess. CQ Roll Call’s photojournalists were there to catch all of the Hill and baseball diamon... More »

The Political Environment Might Be Improving For Democrats

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As was the case when we launched the forecast a month ago, the Deluxe version of FiveThirtyEight’s midterm model still rates the battle for control of the Senate as a “tossup.” But within that category there’s been modest, but consistent movement toward Democr... More »

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