The Chaotic Unmanned Personal Intercept Drone, or CUPID, comes courtesy of a startup called Chaotic Moon, which zapped an intern with it at South by Southwest. Let the lawsuits begin.
The Myths of Katrina Ten years after the storm, falsehoods about warnings, violence, and recovery persist. Here’s the truth.
Yonkers’ Affordable-Housing Fight Isn’t Over An interview with the city’s public housing chief, more than two decades after the events of HBO’s Show Me a Hero.
After 88 Firefighters Died in the Tianjin Blast, Chinese Officials Question Dangerous Chemical Procedures
What Happened at Slate This Week? International affairs writer Joshua Keating on what to read to understand the apparently permanent slowdown of the Chinese economy.