Bryan Lowder

Explainer
Oct. 14 2011 6:00 PMCould Beyoncé Get in Trouble for Stealing Dance Moves?Plus: Can a town really ban dancing, like in Footloose?
Brow Beat
June 10 2011 3:00 PMMore Evidence that the 90s are Back
Brow Beat
March 24 2011 3:26 PMMore American Sitcoms Abroad
Brow Beat
Feb. 14 2011 11:49 AMFunny Valentines
Brow Beat
Jan. 27 2011 1:11 PMAfter "The Wire"
The XX Factor
Sept. 6 2011 2:00 PMWomen and Science: Are Career Preferences Really Created in the Womb?
Brow Beat
June 8 2011 3:57 PMWhen High Art Finds its Inner Child
Brow Beat
March 11 2011 6:38 PMCan You Surf a Tsunami Wave?
Brow Beat
Feb. 2 2011 3:55 PM"Tabatha’s Salon Takeover": Lessons Learned

TODAY IN SLATE

Politics

Meet the New Bosses

How the Republicans would run the Senate.

The Government Is Giving Millions of Dollars in Electric-Car Subsidies to the Wrong Drivers

Scotland Is Just the Beginning. Expect More Political Earthquakes in Europe.

Cheez-Its. Ritz. Triscuits.

Why all cracker names sound alike.

Friends Was the Last Purely Pleasurable Sitcom

The Eye

This Whimsical Driverless Car Imagines Transportation in 2059

Medical Examiner

Did America Get Fat by Drinking Diet Soda?  

A high-profile study points the finger at artificial sweeteners.

The Afghan Town With a Legitimately Good Tourism Pitch

A Futurama Writer on How the Vietnam War Shaped the Series

  News & Politics
Photography
Sept. 21 2014 11:34 PM People’s Climate March in Photos Hundreds of thousands of marchers took to the streets of NYC in the largest climate rally in history.
  Business
Business Insider
Sept. 20 2014 6:30 AM The Man Making Bill Gates Richer
  Life
Quora
Sept. 20 2014 7:27 AM How Do Plants Grow Aboard the International Space Station?
  Double X
The XX Factor
Sept. 19 2014 4:58 PM Steubenville Gets the Lifetime Treatment (And a Cheerleader Erupts Into Flames)
  Slate Plus
Tv Club
Sept. 21 2014 1:15 PM The Slate Doctor Who Podcast: Episode 5  A spoiler-filled discussion of "Time Heist."
  Arts
Brow Beat
Sept. 21 2014 2:00 PM Colin Farrell Will Star in True Detective’s Second Season
  Technology
Future Tense
Sept. 19 2014 6:31 PM The One Big Problem With the Enormous New iPhone
  Health & Science
Bad Astronomy
Sept. 22 2014 5:30 AM MAVEN Arrives at Mars
  Sports
Sports Nut
Sept. 18 2014 11:42 AM Grandmaster Clash One of the most amazing feats in chess history just happened, and no one noticed.