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The secret life of Hedy Lamarr

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Science  22 Dec 2017:
Vol. 358, Issue 6370, pp. 1546
DOI: 10.1126/science.aar4304

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Bombshell: The Hedy Lammar Story revolves around a recently re­covered interview with the ’40s film star. Throughout the documentary, Lammar’s struggle to be seen as an inventor—her work with composer George Antheil during World War II led to a communication system that is widely used today— is contrasted with her life as a Hollywood actress.