The Man Who Discovered ThiaminToday, we take vitamin B1 for granted. But it took a horrible, wasting disease—and lots and lots of chickens—for scientists to discover it.
Flywheel: SoulCycling for the Truly SadisticI killed myself to win a fitness competition involving a stationary bike and a torque board. I won. For what?
Getting to Maybe What are the differences that have Western and Iranian nuclear negotiators staying up all night?
The Redline of March Overheard on email: Slate’s copy desk rounds up the month’s style and grammar rulings.