Jathan Sadowski

Jathan Sadowski is a graduate student studying applied ethics and the human and social dimensions of science and technology at Arizona State University.

Billion to One
Nov. 14 2013 11:44 AMThe Business of Living ForeverThe melding of human and machine intelligence might make us immortal—and might make a bundle for an ingenious few.
Brow Beat
Sept. 16 2013 10:07 AMStop Touching My Tattoos Without Asking
Aug. 6 2013 11:05 AMDelivered by DronesAre Tacocopters and Burrito Bombers the next Pony Express?
Future Tense
July 26 2013 10:38 AMCan Agriculture Reverse Climate Change? A Future Tense Event Recap.
Future Tense
July 24 2013 10:26 AMThe First-Ever Google Glass Porn Trailer
Future Tense
July 23 2013 9:47 AMIn-Store Tracking Companies Try to Self-Regulate Privacy
Future Tense
July 12 2013 10:35 AMOne Major Hacker Conference Bans the Feds. Another Welcomes Them.
Future Tense
July 3 2013 4:32 PMNew York City's New Hot Address: .nyc
Future Tense
June 24 2013 5:22 PMEdward Snowden and the High Price of Civil Disobedience
Future Tense
June 19 2013 11:37 AMWhy We Should Wash Our Hands of "Cyber-Hygiene"
Future Tense
June 11 2013 4:21 PMLocking Down Your Smartphone Won’t Make You Interact With the “Real World”
Future Tense
Sept. 26 2013 2:43 PMLike Frankenstein, With Cows: Cloned Animal Reportedly Attacks Its Creator
Aug. 19 2013 2:19 PMThe Car of the Future of the PastWhich predictions look absurd today, and which are we still waiting for?
Future Tense
July 29 2013 9:18 AMHey, Ride-Sharing Services. Stop Greenwashing!
Future Tense
July 25 2013 11:19 AMThere’s a Huge Gender Gap in Public Perception of Drones
Future Tense
July 23 2013 5:05 PMRon Wyden's Warning: America May Be on Track to Become Surveillance State
Future Tense
July 17 2013 2:03 PMThe Neighborhood You’re From Could Mean Living 20 Years Longer
Future Tense
July 11 2013 11:48 AMNSA Cracked Kryptos Before the CIA. What Other Mysteries Has It Solved?
Future Tense
June 28 2013 4:52 PMThe Injustices of Open Data
The Slatest
June 24 2013 10:10 AMWhere in The World Is Edward Snowden?
Brow Beat
June 13 2013 12:12 PMKanye West Really Is Like Steve Jobs



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. 

What Charles Barkley Gets Wrong About Corporal Punishment and Black Culture

Why Greenland’s “Dark Snow” Should Worry You

Three Talented Actresses in Three Terrible New Shows

Why Do Some People See the Virgin Mary in Grilled Cheese?

The science that explains the human need to find meaning in coincidences.


Happy Constitution Day!

Too bad it’s almost certainly unconstitutional.

Is It Worth Paying Full Price for the iPhone 6 to Keep Your Unlimited Data Plan? We Crunch the Numbers.

What to Do if You Literally Get a Bug in Your Ear

  News & Politics
Sept. 16 2014 7:03 PM Kansas Secretary of State Loses Battle to Protect Senator From Tough Race
Sept. 16 2014 2:35 PM Germany’s Nationwide Ban on Uber Lasted All of Two Weeks
The Vault
Sept. 16 2014 12:15 PM “Human Life Is Frightfully Cheap”: A 1900 Petition to Make Lynching a Federal Offense
  Double X
The XX Factor
Sept. 15 2014 3:31 PM My Year As an Abortion Doula
  Slate Plus
Slate Plus Video
Sept. 16 2014 2:06 PM A Farewell From Emily Bazelon The former senior editor talks about her very first Slate pitch and says goodbye to the magazine.
Brow Beat
Sept. 16 2014 8:43 PM This 17-Minute Tribute to David Fincher Is the Perfect Preparation for Gone Girl
Future Tense
Sept. 16 2014 6:40 PM This iPhone 6 Feature Will Change Weather Forecasting
  Health & Science
Sept. 16 2014 1:39 PM The Case of the Missing Cerebellum How did a Chinese woman live 24 years missing part of her brain?
Sports Nut
Sept. 15 2014 8:41 PM You’re Cut, Adrian Peterson Why fantasy football owners should release the Minnesota Vikings star.