Heather Brady

Heather Brady is a former Slate interactives intern.

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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.
Movies
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
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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
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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.
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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.

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  News & Politics
Politics
Sept. 30 2014 9:33 PM Political Theater With a Purpose Darrell Issa’s public shaming of the head of the Secret Service was congressional grandstanding at its best.
  Business
Moneybox
Oct. 1 2014 8:34 AM Going Private To undertake a massively ambitious energy project, you don’t need the government anymore.
  Life
Gaming
Sept. 30 2014 7:35 PM Who Owns Scrabble’s Word List? Hasbro says the list of playable words belongs to the company. Players beg to differ.
  Double X
The XX Factor
Sept. 30 2014 12:34 PM Parents, Get Your Teenage Daughters the IUD
  Slate Plus
Behind the Scenes
Sept. 30 2014 3:21 PM Meet Jordan Weissmann Five questions with Slate’s senior business and economics correspondent.
  Arts
Brow Beat
Oct. 1 2014 8:46 AM The Vintage eBay Find I Wore to My Sentencing
  Technology
Future Tense
Sept. 30 2014 7:00 PM There’s Going to Be a Live-Action Tetris Movie for Some Reason
  Health & Science
Bad Astronomy
Oct. 1 2014 7:30 AM Say Hello to Our Quasi-Moon, 2014 OL339
  Sports
Sports Nut
Sept. 30 2014 5:54 PM Goodbye, Tough Guy It’s time for Michigan to fire its toughness-obsessed coach, Brady Hoke.