Arts & Life

4:25pm

Fri June 15, 2012
Pop Culture

Beauty At The Beach Takes A Retro Turn

Originally published on Fri June 15, 2012 8:18 pm

A trio at the beach, clad in state-of-the-art (in 1948) suits.
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With summer looming, it's time to prep for your vacation (or, for many in these financially tight times, "staycation"). The good news? A trip to the beach or the pool. The bad news? You need a swimsuit.

But the fitting-room-phobic can take heart in a trend that's seized the swimsuit industry lately. It's a retro look that includes high-waisted bikini bottoms, ruffles, halters and more.

Retro Trend Echoes A Glamorous Time

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1:11pm

Fri June 15, 2012
The Salt

Salmonella in Dog Food Is Making Humans Sick

Dogs are cute, but they can give Salmonella to their owners.
Harkamal Nijjar iStockphoto.com

A lot of people share everything with their dogs — a long walk, a bed, even people food. But one thing you might not want to share is a nasty bug called Salmonella.

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6:00am

Fri June 15, 2012
Arts & Culture

KUNC Entertainment Report

Celebrations, geese, lots of great music, theater and dance along Colorado’s Front Range and in the mountains this weekend.

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2:11am

Fri June 15, 2012
Monkey See

Neil DeGrasse Tyson Investigates The Space Science Of Summer Movies

Originally published on Fri June 15, 2012 8:56 am

There's plenty of starfield action going on in Prometheus.
Twentieth Century Fox

If you make movies that have anything to do with science, please note: Astrophysicist Neil deGrasse Tyson, director of the Hayden Planetarium, pays attention.

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1:42am

Fri June 15, 2012
Interviews

A Single Dad And His Unlikely College Roommate

Originally published on Fri June 15, 2012 11:33 am

Wil Smith visited StoryCorps with his daughter, Olivia, in Sheffield, Mass.
StoryCorps

In 1996, Wil Smith enrolled as a freshman at Maine's Bowdoin College. At 27, he had recently finished serving in the Navy. But he set off for school with his 1-year-old daughter, Olivia, in tow. Now that she's a teenager, Olivia sat down with her dad at StoryCorps to look back on their "college days" together.

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