The Most Ridiculous Scene in Jurassic ParkIt’s not the “bringing dinosaurs back to life” bit that makes paleontologists snort.
What Really Killed the Dinosaurs?“An asteroid 65 million years ago” is no longer enough.
Why Are Bigfoot Rumors So Persistent?Inside the search for North American’s supposed Sasquatch man-ape.
What Happened to My Brontosaurus?The scaly, dimwitted monsters of our childhood have been killed off by fluffy, feathered, sprightly dinosaurs.
Did We Doom the Mammoths?The end times of saber-toothed cats, giant wombats, and carnivorous koalas.
The Million-Dollar Dinosaur ScandalMeet the crooks, smugglers, and counterfeiters who run the most brazen fossil scams.
The Myths of Katrina Ten years after the storm, falsehood about warnings, violence, and recovery persist. Here’s the truth.
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.
“Dressing a Refined Story With a Touch of Vulgarity”: An Interview With Elena Ferrante’s Art Director