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When Gunnar started her doctoral work in the 1970s, researchers had already mapped out the key actors in the stress response.Puberty can repair the brain’s stress responses after hardship early in life|Esther Landhuis|August 28, 2020|Science News
By the time Gunnar started work on her PhD in the 1970s, researchers had mapped out the key actors in this process.Puberty may reboot the brain and behaviors|Esther Landhuis|August 27, 2020|Science News For Students
Movie makers and video-game developers regularly use motion-capture technology to record human actors.A robot referee can really keep its ‘eye’ on the ball|Kathryn Hulick|August 20, 2020|Science News For Students
One of the underrated aspects of Antifa is that spreads accurate information about the bad actors on the far right.Will Facebook’s QAnon crackdown succeed? What people are saying so far|Jeff|August 20, 2020|Fortune
The championship cast includes out actors Alan Cummings and Natalie Morales and LGBT ally Sarah Silverman.FROM THE VAULTS: Journeys to the LGBTQ past|Brian T. Carney|August 13, 2020|Washington Blade
BEST ACTOR Joaquin Phoenix, Inherent Vice There is no better actor—right now—than Joaquin Phoenix.Oscars 2015: The Daily Beast’s Picks, From Scarlett Johansson to ‘Boyhood’|Marlow Stern|January 6, 2015|DAILY BEAST
But I had won the British Award, Best Foreign Actor, so I went.The Story Behind Lee Marvin’s Liberty Valance Smile|Robert Ward|January 3, 2015|DAILY BEAST
David Prowse, the actor who portrayed Darth Vader, wished to come back but had to turn down the role because of ill health.Juiciest ‘Star Wars: The Force Awakens’ Rumors (and Some Debunked Ones)|Rich Goldstein|January 3, 2015|DAILY BEAST
In a bizarre matchup, the Pirates of the Caribbean actor came for the 20-year-old singer this past July in Ibiza.The Bloom-Bieber Brawl We Didn’t Know We Needed|Kevin O’Keeffe|December 29, 2014|DAILY BEAST
I actually found it quite pleasurable, and it prepared me for this strange, gypsy lifestyle of an actor.Jena Malone’s Long, Strange Trip From Homelessness to Hollywood Stardom|Marlow Stern|December 22, 2014|DAILY BEAST
He was a bookbinder previous to going upon the stage; and acquired a high degree of reputation as an actor.The Every Day Book of History and Chronology|Joel Munsell
The actor, whose name was Taylor, could not remember the name assigned to him in his part of the play.
Had the actor memorised either of these Correlations, he would not have forgotten Numitorius in his performance.
He remembered Tony's words later: that another actor was expected with whose entry the piece would turn more real—turn tragic.The Wave|Algernon Blackwood
What actor could play Falstaff after riding forty miles and being well thrashed?