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Last Updated Feb 7, 2016 8:10 AM EST

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RECAP: FEBRUARY 7


HEADLINES: Kim Jong Un orders rocket launch (Video)
Defying international warnings, North Korea has launched a long-range rocket. Jonathan Vigliotti reports from London.


COVER STORY: What drives die-hard sports fans? | Watch Video
For these football fanatics, their tribal instincts (and the rising or falling fortunes of their teams) can spell winning biological benefits, or depressive psychological problems, Susan Spencer reports.

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CBS NEWS POLL:
Obsessive sports fans


ALMANAC:
The inventor of the Taser | Watch Video
On February 7, 2009, aerospace scientist Jack Cover, whose sci-fi-inspired weapon used electricity to incapacitate the target, died at age 88. Charles Osgood reports.


ADVERTISING:
The making of a Super Bowl commercial | Watch Video
Multi-million-dollar ad agencies and aspiring filmmakers alike are major players in advertising's biggest night. Anna Werner reports.

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THE ENVELOPE, PLEASE...:
"Spotlight" director Tom McCarthy's investigative reporting | Watch Video
Lesley Stahl of "60 Minutes" goes behind the scenes of "Spotlight" with the film's visionary director and co-writer Tom McCarthy.

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ON THE TRAIL:
Maine's Acadia National Park | Watch Video
In March of 1872, Yellowstone National Park became the world's first National Park. More parks and monuments followed, and in 1916 the National Park Service was created. This year our nation celebrates 100 years of what some call "America's best idea."

To honor this milestone we are sending our contributor Conor Knighton on an amazing cross-country journey: He'll visit each of the 59 National Parks, and report to us on a regular basis throughout the year. This week he begins his travels at Acadia National Park in Maine.

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POSTCARD FROM JAPAN:
Bowled over by high-tech toilets (Video)
Japan is known for robots, sushi and cherry blossoms. But there's a new attraction: a futuristic museum devoted to high-tech toilets. Seth Doane visits the Toto Museum, and the factory of Japan's largest toilet manufacturer, to learn about the latest in commode design.

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STEVE HARTMAN:
Life lessons from a Super Bowl coach (Video)
A Carolina Panthers coach gave "Sunday Morning" a peek into his playbook for dealing with whatever life throws at you. Steve Hartman reports on the guide to life one coach is giving his players.


ON BROADWAY:
Jeff Daniels: Almost everywhere, and now on Broadway | Watch Video
The actor who's shined in recent films "The Martian" and "Steve Jobs" now stars on stage alongside Michelle Williams in "Blackbird." Anthony Mason heads to the Great White Way for a chat.

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MO ROCCA:
Broncos vs. Panthers: Which would win nature's Super Bowl? (Video)
One has stamina and agility, the other speed and claws. Who would come out on top in a contest between broncos and panthers? Mo Rocca checks in with the experts.


VIRAL VIDEO:
Speaking about the TED effect | Watch Video
Videos from the Technology, Entertainment and Design Conference are viral favorites -- and their influence has spread beyond the ideas being shared. David Pogue reports.

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TAKE NOTE:
SS United States & Maurice White | Watch Video
News this week of a legend of the sea, and a legend of music. Charles Osgood reports.


SUPER BOWL 50:
Big Game preview (Video)
James Brown, Boomer, Dan Marino and the gang from CBS Sports give us their insight into this year's NFL championship matchup.

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NATURE:
California's Moss Landing State Beach (Extended Video)
We leave you this Super Bowl Sunday a few miles south of the big game, at California's Moss Landing State Beach. No Panthers and Broncos here ... just sea lions, otters and pelicans.


WEB EXCLUSIVE:

CALENDAR: Week of February 8
From Chinese New Year to a Jimi Hendrix milestone, "Sunday Morning" takes a look at some notable events of the week ahead.