Daniel Sarewitz

Daniel Sarewitz co-directs the Consortium for Science, Policy, and Outcomes and is professor of science and society at Arizona State University. 

Future Tense
April 24 2014 11:59 AMIt’s the End of the World as We Prefer It, and I Feel … Stupid
Future Tense
July 30 2013 9:15 AMA Future in DenialWhat sci-fi isn’t telling us about surveillance today or tomorrow.
Future Tense
Oct. 30 2012 5:05 PMThe L’Aquila Earthquake and the Importance of Scientists Saying “I Don’t Know”
Future Tense
April 4 2012 7:15 AMIs Science Really Moving Faster Than Ever?Are scientists interested only in satisfying their own curiosity, or do they want real-world results?
Science
Dec. 8 2010 10:41 AMLab PoliticsMost scientists in this country are Democrats. That's a problem.
Future Tense
Nov. 11 2013 2:39 PMYour Smartphone Has Officially Hijacked Your Life
Future Tense
Dec. 27 2012 9:52 AMWho Really Benefits From "Big Data"?
Future Tense
June 20 2012 7:15 AMThe Gambler and the ScientistA day at the races teaches us about our unscientific notions of “science literacy.”
Future Tense
April 3 2012 7:10 AMIs Science Really Moving Faster Than Ever?What Chairman Mao and a malaria drug can teach us about the societal benefits of science.
Green Room
March 10 2010 5:18 PMThe Trouble With Climate ScienceMore research makes the controversy worse.

TODAY IN SLATE

Politics

Don’t Worry, Obama Isn’t Sending U.S. Troops to Fight ISIS

But the next president might. 

IOS 8 Comes Out Today. Do Not Put It on Your iPhone 4S.

Why Greenland’s “Dark Snow” Should Worry You

How Much Should You Loathe NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell?

Here are the facts.

Amazon Is Launching a Serious Run at Apple and Samsung

Television

Slim Pickings at the Network TV Bazaar

Three talented actresses in three terrible shows.

Foreigners

More Than Scottish Pride

Scotland’s referendum isn’t about nationalism. It’s about a system that failed, and a new generation looking to take a chance on itself. 

The Ungodly Horror of Having a Bug Crawl Into Your Ear and Scratch Away at Your Eardrum

We Could Fix Climate Change for Free. Now There’s Just One Thing Holding Us Back.

  News & Politics
Weigel
Sept. 17 2014 7:03 PM Once Again, a Climate Policy Hearing Descends Into Absurdity
  Business
Business Insider
Sept. 17 2014 1:36 PM Nate Silver Versus Princeton Professor: Who Has the Right Models?
  Life
Outward
Sept. 17 2014 6:53 PM LGBTQ Luminaries Honored With MacArthur “Genius” Fellowships
  Double X
The XX Factor
Sept. 17 2014 6:14 PM Today in Gender Gaps: Biking
  Slate Plus
Slate Fare
Sept. 17 2014 9:37 AM Is Slate Too Liberal?  A members-only open thread.
  Arts
Brow Beat
Sept. 17 2014 8:25 PM A New Song and Music Video From Angel Olsen, Indie’s Next Big Thing
  Technology
Future Tense
Sept. 17 2014 9:00 PM Amazon Is Now a Gadget Company
  Health & Science
Jurisprudence
Sept. 17 2014 4:49 PM Schooling the Supreme Court on Rap Music Is it art or a true threat of violence?
  Sports
Sports Nut
Sept. 17 2014 3:51 PM NFL Jerk Watch: Roger Goodell How much should you loathe the pro football commissioner?