Chris Kirk

Chris Kirk is Slate's interactives editor. Follow him on Twitter.

Brow Beat
Aug. 19 2014 9:01 AMNow You, Too, Can Spread Baseless Hearsay, With the Star Wars Rumor Generator!
Behind the Scenes
July 29 2014 9:25 AMThe Great J-School DebateFour Slate-sters (and journalism school grads) dish on the pros and cons of going to journalism school.
Brow Beat
July 24 2014 12:41 PMPop Quiz: Can You Identify These ’70s Hits by Just Their First Second?
The World
July 17 2014 12:07 PMThe Middle East Friendship Chart
Slate Picks
July 10 2014 11:32 AMWho Slate-sters Follow on TwitterThe 100 Twitter accounts followed by the most Slate Staffers.
Map of the Week
June 30 2014 3:09 PMThe Google GraveyardLeave a flower for a deceased Google product.
Jurisprudence
June 25 2014 3:02 PMYour Guide to the Gay Marriage FightEach state’s legal status on gay marriage, mapped.
Television
June 16 2014 6:45 PMThe Game of Thrones GraveyardLeave a flower for a fallen character.
History of Innovation
June 12 2014 10:40 AMWhat in the World Does That Invention Do?Quiz: Match these gorgeous 18th- and 19th- century patent models to their purpose.
The Spot
June 5 2014 4:30 PMOlympics, FIFA, Congress, or Dictator? Take Our Bribery Quiz!
Future Tense
June 4 2014 7:03 AMAre These Drugs or Programming Languages? See if You Can Beat This Trippy Quiz.
Low Concept
May 14 2014 11:48 PMUse Our Fast-Food Generator to Build Delicious Items like the Chorizo Maple Syrup Dumpling
Television
April 7 2014 10:09 AMHow Does the Game of Thrones Series Line Up With the Books?Which episodes portray which chapters, charted.
Low Concept
March 26 2014 5:33 PMGoop-ify Your Love LifeUse our widget to find out how Gwyneth Paltrow would describe your relationship status.
Moneybox
March 14 2014 9:39 AMShould I Get Amazon Prime?Use our widget to find out if the service—now $99 per year—is a good deal for you.
Brow Beat
Aug. 14 2014 11:18 AMPop Quiz: Can You Identify These ’60s Hits by Just Their First Second?
Books
July 27 2014 11:52 PMTsukuru Tazaki’s PuzzleAn interactive introduction to Haruki Murakami’s new novel.
Brow Beat
July 17 2014 12:27 PMPop Quiz: Can You Identify These ’80s Hits by Just Their First Second?
Brow Beat
July 10 2014 12:15 PMPop Quiz: Can You Identify These ’90s Hits by Just Their First Second?
Brow Beat
July 2 2014 12:35 PMPop Quiz: Can You Identify These Hit Songs by Just Their First Second?
Brow Beat
June 26 2014 8:03 AMWhat If Modern TV Dramas Had Classic Theme Songs? A Quiz.
Brow Beat
June 20 2014 8:32 AMQuiz: Who Wrote It, Lennon or McCartney? A Hard Day’s Night Edition.
Future Tense
June 13 2014 12:57 PMWhere in the World Is That Soccer Team From?Take our quiz of World Cup countries from space.
Brow Beat
June 10 2014 5:13 PMWhat Will Be Your Song of the Summer? Take This Quiz and Find Out.
Technology
June 5 2014 3:12 PMFour Features Mac Mail Is Still MissingApple’s desktop mail app is great. But it could be even better.
Future Tense
May 28 2014 7:03 AMA Filthy HistoryInteractive map: Which countries have emitted the most carbon since 1850?
Future Tense
May 8 2014 2:39 PMPSA: This Hidden Feature in OS X Makes It Easy to Sign Digital Documents 
Brow Beat
April 4 2014 11:38 AMWerner Herzog or Marvel Supervillain? Take Our Audio Quiz.
Slate Picks
March 24 2014 3:30 PMThe Slate Podcast Endorsement-O-Matic(Almost) every product recommended on every Slate podcast since the dawn of creation.
Future Tense
March 13 2014 11:36 AMIs Your State Full of Dangerous Gas Pipelines?

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  Arts
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Sept. 19 2014 4:48 PM You Should Be Listening to Sbtrkt
  Technology
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Sept. 18 2014 11:42 AM Grandmaster Clash One of the most amazing feats in chess history just happened, and no one noticed.