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Slate Gets ResultsWe Googled ourselves. It wasn’t the first time. It won’t be the last.
Honeybees at a CrossroadsDrought, pesticides, diseases—it’s not a good time to be a bee.
Yes, a Women Drowned in an Oklahoma Tornado Shelter. But Shelters Are Still Your Safest Option.
Stop Vilifying AlmondsYes, they use up a lot of water in drought-afflicted California. But the story gets a lot more complicated from there.
Hot DamHydroelectricity is getting less reliable due to global warming. And the world is doubling down on it.
The Worst Case Scenario Has Come True: California’s Snowpack Is Now Zero Percent of Normal
KayaktivismThese boats protesting oil drilling are the perfect symbol of climate change activism.
Dry HeatAs Lake Mead hits record lows and water shortages loom, Arizona prepares for the worst.
“Protect Us Against Our Enemies” The story of one Syrian fighter and why his capture is a major defeat for America’s war on ISIS.
Donald Trump Said It’s “Disgusting” to Pump Milk in Front of Colleagues. So We Found A Lady Who Did.
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What Happens When We Get It Wrong? Slate’s Corrections Czar Talks About Our Policy on Errors and Typos.
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