Chris Mooney
Climate Desk
May 3 2014 10:15 AMWhy Should Evangelical Christians Care About Climate Change?Here are five reasons from an evangelical Christian climate scientist.
Climate Desk
Feb. 14 2014 1:23 PMInternet Trolls Really Are Horrible PeopleNarcissistic, Machiavellian, psychopathic, and sadistic.
Climate Desk
Jan. 4 2014 12:00 AMWinter Does Not Disprove Global WarmingOne more reason not to listen to Donald Trump.
Future Tense
July 17 2013 1:02 PMClimate Intelligence AgencyThe CIA is now funding research into manipulating the climate.
Explainer
May 21 2010 5:24 PMHurricane vs. Oil SlickWhat would happen if a tropical storm hit the oil floating in the Gulf?
The Book Club
Nov. 5 2009 12:14 PMAre We Anti-Science, or Are We Inconsistent?
Jurisprudence
May 23 2005 6:41 AMThe Courthouse EffectHow to win a global-warming suit.
Explainer
Dec. 4 2002 6:19 PMWhat happens when a church goes bankrupt?
Explainer
Nov. 19 2002 6:51 PMDid the United Nations authorize "no-fly" zones over Iraq?
Explainer
Sept. 19 2002 1:18 PMCan private citizens negotiate with Saddam?
Culturebox
July 25 2001 3:00 AMTolkien's Hobbling HabitA warning for those about to read TheLord of the Rings.
Climate Desk
April 12 2014 8:13 AMThe Real Darwin FishWhy creationists hate Tiktaalik.
Climate Desk
Jan. 7 2014 5:19 PMSeven Movies That Changed People’s Political ViewsScience says so.
Climate Desk
Dec. 1 2013 9:45 AMCreationists and Climate Skeptics UniteWatch politicians say there’s no such thing as climate change because of God.
Climate Desk
Oct. 13 2012 7:00 AMWhy Aren’t Politicians Listening to This Guy on Climate?Joe Romm says global warming is proven to be a winning campaign issue.
The Book Club
Nov. 6 2009 11:35 AMWe Need Scientists To Step Up
Science
Jan. 15 2009 2:55 PMMission AccomplishedThe "war on science" is over. Now what?
Explainer
Dec. 13 2002 6:17 PMHow do you get rid of the Senate majority leader?
Television
Nov. 27 2002 3:54 PMGetting TakenSteven Spielberg, paranormal huckster.
Explainer
Nov. 13 2002 1:56 PMWhy does Louisiana have such an odd election system?
Culturebox
Sept. 24 2001 11:30 PMDarwin's Sanitized IdeaPBS's Evolution is an exercise in Creationist appeasement.

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  News & Politics
Jurisprudence
Oct. 19 2014 1:05 PM Dawn Patrol Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg’s critically important 5 a.m. wake-up call on voting rights.
  Business
Business Insider
Oct. 19 2014 11:40 AM Pot-Infused Halloween Candy Is a Worry in Colorado
  Life
Outward
Oct. 17 2014 5:26 PM Judge Begrudgingly Strikes Down Wyoming’s Gay Marriage Ban
  Double X
The XX Factor
Oct. 17 2014 4:23 PM A Former FBI Agent On Why It’s So Hard to Prosecute Gamergate Trolls
  Slate Plus
Tv Club
Oct. 20 2014 7:15 AM The Slate Doctor Who Podcast: Episode 9 A spoiler-filled discussion of "Flatline."
  Arts
Behold
Oct. 19 2014 4:33 PM Building Family Relationships in and out of Juvenile Detention Centers
  Technology
Future Tense
Oct. 17 2014 6:05 PM There Is No Better Use For Drones Than Star Wars Reenactments
  Health & Science
Bad Astronomy
Oct. 20 2014 7:00 AM Gallery: The Red Planet and the Comet
  Sports
Sports Nut
Oct. 16 2014 2:03 PM Oh What a Relief It Is How the rise of the bullpen has changed baseball.