What’s That Enormous Grandma Face Doing on That Wall?Without waiting for permission, JR turns conflict zones into art galleries.
Oh My, That’s Not What I Thought You Had Up ThereAlex MacLean’s Up on the Roof peeks in on NYC’s most mysterious (and underutilized) spaces.
Pairing Up the Heroes of Downton Abbey With Their Mad Men Soul MatesViolet Crawley and Roger Sterling, Thomas Barrow and Pete Campbell, and more.
Procedural Purgatory It’s time to stop asking when Loretta Lynch will be confirmed and start wondering if she ever will be.
What Happened at Slate This Week? Alison Griswold describes her experience reporting on the Germanwings tragedy.
Is This Thing On? The fierce debate over whether we should try to contact extraterrestrial life or wait for aliens to contact us.
Did Dark Matter Doom the Dinosaurs? A weird and wobbly theory links two of the biggest mysteries in science.
Even Lufthansa’s Exhaustive Psychiatric Tests Couldn’t Have Stopped a Tragedy Like the Germanwings Crash