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Kittens and Quidditch: A Duke professor explains Harry Potter’s magical genes

Eric Spana, a Duke University biology professor, explains how Harry Potter’s wizarding genes are passed down; Harry Potter’s 2oth anniversary was Monday.

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Winger delights in ‘The Lovers’

There’s a teeny-tiny movie, complete and perfect, deep inside “The Lovers”; it’s about five seconds long and it stars Debra Winger’s eyes. She’s Mary, a long-married woman juggling a husband (Tracy Letts) and a lover (Aidan Gillen) and wondering how to tell her son (Tyler Ross) that his parents are splitting up. In a brief moment in a car where she gazes into the rearview mirror, there it is: anger, puzzlement, soulfulness, resignation – all in one silent, devastating moment.

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Duke quarterback: "we need to improve our" passing game

Duke University football quarterback Daniel Jones discusses team's first scrimmage and the need for the Blue Devils to improve the passing game. Something the Duke player said the team would be able to do.
Steve Wiseman swiseman@heraldsun.com
Duke quarterback: 0:43

Duke quarterback: "we need to improve our" passing game

Duke football coach David Cutcliffe has his players focusing on avoiding dropped passes 1:13

Duke football coach David Cutcliffe has his players focusing on avoiding dropped passes

Sheet of children's autographs dear to NCCU football player's heart 1:32

Sheet of children's autographs dear to NCCU football player's heart

North Carolina Central Football team training and gaining for 2017 season 2:20

North Carolina Central Football team training and gaining for 2017 season