As they prepared for their upcoming tour, hitmakers Daryl Hall and John Oates sat down with Serena Altschul to look back at a decades' old collaboration. The duo has sold more than 80 million albums, and have been inducted into the Rock & Roll Hall of Fame and the Songwriters Hall of Fame - all for a partnership they did not expect to last.
The Academy Award-winning director behind the chills of "The Silence of the Lambs," the humanity of "Melvin and Howard," and the musical energy of "Stop Making Sense," Jonathan Demme, died this week at age 73. Critic David Edelstein pays homage to the filmmaker whose fiction, documentaries and concert films always showed human beings in their most brilliant light.
Neil deGrasse Tyson was awed when he visited the Hayden Planetarium in New York City for the first time at the age of nine; since 1996, he's run the place. The rock-star astrophysicist, who has 7.2 million Twitter followers, can fill a theater with people eager to hear him talk science. And his latest book, "Astrophysics for People in a Hurry," offers a shortcut to scientific literacy - a goal Tyson also pursues in his radio and TV series, "Star Talk." Martha Teichner reports.
He was the first great scientific celebrity: Albert Einstein, a theoretical physicist who rewrote our concepts of gravity, time and space - and, as depicted in the new National Geographic Channel series "Genius," was also a heartthrob. Faith Salie talks with author Walter Isaacson and Columbia University professor Brian Greene about the man behind e=mc2.
Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey Circus proved to be a balancing act that couldn't balance the bottom line. With ticket sales declining, the circus is putting on its final performances this spring, ending what has been a remarkable 146-year run. Lee Cowan visits Baraboo, Wisconsin, where Ringling's first started, and talks with Big Top performers and fans whose connections to the circus span decades