NASA's New Horizons spacecraft took amazing images of an eruption on Io in 2007 when it traveled past Jupiter, and NASA just released them now. Io's volcanoes can produce plumes that climb as high as 300 miles above the moon's surface.
Amen, Canada! The Canadian Supreme Court, unlike the United States’ Supreme Court, understands that sectarian prayer is sectarian.
Stop Vilifying Almonds Yes, they use up a lot of water in drought-afflicted California. But the story gets a lot more complicated from there.
What Happened at Slate This Week? Chad Lorenz talks about running the home page, writing headlines, and his favorite picks from the magazine this week.
Golden Status The Warriors are the best team since Jordan’s Bulls. Why aren’t they respected as such?