Christine Rosen

Christine Rosen is a Future Tense fellow at the New America Foundation and senior editor of the New Atlantis: A Journal of Technology & Society.

Future Tense
Sept. 15 2014 8:08 AMTechno Sapiens: The Tacocopter EditionA Future Tense podcast about whether machines will solve our problems, or make them worse.
Future Tense
Aug. 18 2014 7:00 AMTechno Sapiens: The End of Serendipity EditionA Future Tense podcast about whether machines will solve our problems, or make them worse.
Future Tense
July 21 2014 2:07 PMShould You Feel Comfortable Uploading Your Calorie Count to the Cloud?
Technology
Jan. 9 2014 12:28 PMWhat Do You See Here?Her is a Rorschach test for your feelings about technology.
Future Tense
June 20 2013 7:17 AMWe Need a Nuremberg Code for Big DataThe world of social-engineering surveillance is growing rapidly.
Future Tense
Nov. 19 2012 12:27 PMThe Real Lesson of the Petraeus ScandalWe delude ourselves about the way we use technology.
Future Tense
Sept. 2 2014 10:45 AMTechno Sapiens: The Automate Everything EditionA Future Tense podcast about whether machines will solve our problems, or make them worse.
Future Tense
Aug. 4 2014 8:13 AMTechno Sapiens: The Digital College Dropout EditionA Future Tense podcast about whether machines will solve our problems, or make them worse.
Future Tense
July 7 2014 10:16 AMTechno Sapiens: The Ghost in the Data EditionA Future Tense podcast about whether machines will solve our problems, or make them worse.
Future Tense
Nov. 19 2013 4:42 PMOur Robots, OurselvesAlmost Human asks whether machines can teach people to feel.
Future Tense
Feb. 12 2013 11:48 AMSealed With a Thumb-Kiss?The slightly icky new apps that promise to keep the romantic fire blazing.

TODAY IN SLATE

Politics

Blacks Don’t Have a Corporal Punishment Problem

Americans do. But when blacks exhibit the same behaviors as others, it becomes part of a greater black pathology. 

I Bought the Huge iPhone. I’m Already Thinking of Returning It.

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

Students Aren’t Going to College Football Games as Much Anymore

And schools are getting worried.

Two Damn Good, Very Different Movies About Soldiers Returning From War

The XX Factor

Lifetime Didn’t Think the Steubenville Rape Case Was Dramatic Enough

So they added a little self-immolation.

Medical Examiner

The Most Terrifying Thing About Ebola 

The disease threatens humanity by preying on humanity.

Why a Sketch of Chelsea Manning Is Stirring Up Controversy

How Worried Should Poland, the Baltic States, and Georgia Be About a Russian Invasion?

  News & Politics
Weigel
Sept. 20 2014 11:13 AM -30-
  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
Slate Picks
Sept. 19 2014 12:00 PM What Happened at Slate This Week? The Slatest editor tells us to read well-informed skepticism, media criticism, and more.
  Arts
Brow Beat
Sept. 20 2014 3:21 PM “The More You Know (About Black People)” Uses Very Funny PSAs to Condemn Black Stereotypes
  Technology
Future Tense
Sept. 19 2014 6:31 PM The One Big Problem With the Enormous New iPhone
  Health & Science
Bad Astronomy
Sept. 20 2014 7:00 AM The Shaggy Sun
  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.