Politics

Why the Fires in Ferguson Won’t End Soon

The tensions have been building for a long time, and even justice for Michael Brown won’t change that.

Obama Must Follow His Fierce ISIS Speech With Action—Even if It Means Teaming Up With Iran and Syria

The Eerily Sophisticated Production Values of ISIS’ Propaganda Videos

Marvel's “Sexy” New Spider-Woman Cover Is a Fiasco

The XX Factor

The Too-Brief Stardom of Mo'ne Davis

The 13-year-old ballplayer is so extraordinary, she made the cover of Sports Illustrated. We probably won’t see her there again.

Science

What Makes People Look Like Their Pets?

The eyes are a window to the ego.

The Too-Brief Stardom of Mo'ne Davis

Scientists Finally Figured Out What Makes Pets Look Like Their Owners

The Beautiful Flower That Led Hundreds of Sri Lankan Women to Kill Themselves

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