Heather Brady

Heather Brady is a former Slate interactives intern.

Map of the Week
June 30 2014 3:09 PMThe Google GraveyardLeave a flower for a deceased Google product.
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April 26 2013 6:00 AMIn Kyrgyzstan, 1 in 10 Muslims Say Killing Civilians Is Sometimes JustifiedOpinions on suicide bombings from the Tsarnaev brothers’ home region.
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April 23 2013 2:53 PMFrom Wrestling Captain to Terrorism SuspectA timeline of Dzhokhar Tsarnaev’s life.
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April 17 2013 9:45 AMWatch the Country Get Fatter in One Animated MapHow the obesity epidemic spread across the U.S.
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March 29 2013 5:00 AMHalf of Christians Think Jesus Will Return Within 40 YearsChristian views in America on the return of Christ.
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March 15 2013 8:15 AMHighest EducationColleges with the best reputations across the globe.
Feb. 25 2013 12:16 AMOscars Prediction Dartboard: Who Was Wrong-est?Visualizing Oscars predictions.
Map of the Week
Feb. 8 2013 9:31 AMMap: Countries That Require Paid Sick DaysThe U.S. is not one of them.
Brow Beat
June 11 2013 1:46 PMThis Episode of Gilmore Girls Will Convince You to Watch the Whole Series
Map of the Week
April 25 2013 12:38 PMFrom Boxing Champion to Bombing SuspectA timeline of Tamerlan Tsarnaev’s life.
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April 19 2013 7:45 AMDid Your Senators Vote for Gun Control?A map of Senate votes on seven gun control amendments.
The XX Factor
April 4 2013 6:00 PMWhy ADHD Overdiagnosis Makes Me Nervous: The Meds Change My Boyfriend’s Personality
Map of the Week
March 21 2013 9:30 AMThe U.S.’s Low Standards for Teacher TrainingCountry-by-country training requirements for high school teachers.
The XX Factor
March 5 2013 3:35 PMI Planned My Wedding When I Was In Middle School. No, I'm Not Crazy.
Map of the Week
Feb. 21 2013 9:45 AMThe Handful of Countries Without a Minimum WageMinimum wage laws around the world.
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Jan. 25 2013 5:15 AMHow Much Did the Gun Lobby Donate to Your Member of Congress?The gun lobby’s campaign contributions, by representative.



The Irritating Confidante

John Dickerson on Ben Bradlee’s fascinating relationship with John F. Kennedy.

My Father Invented Social Networking at a Girls’ Reform School in the 1930s

Renée Zellweger’s New Face Is Too Real

Sleater-Kinney Was Once America’s Best Rock Band

Can it be again?

The All The President’s Men Scene That Captured Ben Bradlee

Medical Examiner

Is It Better to Be a Hero Like Batman?

Or an altruist like Bruce Wayne?


Driving in Circles

The autonomous Google car may never actually happen.

The World’s Human Rights Violators Are Signatories on the World’s Human Rights Treaties

How Punctual Are Germans?

  News & Politics
Oct. 22 2014 12:44 AM We Need More Ben Bradlees His relationship with John F. Kennedy shows what’s missing from today’s Washington journalism.
Oct. 21 2014 5:57 PM Soda and Fries Have Lost Their Charm for Both Consumers and Investors
The Vault
Oct. 21 2014 2:23 PM A Data-Packed Map of American Immigration in 1903
  Double X
The XX Factor
Oct. 21 2014 3:03 PM Renée Zellweger’s New Face Is Too Real
  Slate Plus
Behind the Scenes
Oct. 21 2014 1:02 PM Where Are Slate Plus Members From? This Weird Cartogram Explains. A weird-looking cartogram of Slate Plus memberships by state.
Brow Beat
Oct. 21 2014 9:42 PM The All The President’s Men Scene That Perfectly Captured Ben Bradlee’s Genius
Oct. 21 2014 11:44 PM Driving in Circles The autonomous Google car may never actually happen.
  Health & Science
Climate Desk
Oct. 21 2014 11:53 AM Taking Research for Granted Texas Republican Lamar Smith continues his crusade against independence in science.
Sports Nut
Oct. 20 2014 5:09 PM Keepaway, on Three. Ready—Break! On his record-breaking touchdown pass, Peyton Manning couldn’t even leave the celebration to chance.