Jeffrey Bloomer
Jeffrey Bloomer

Jeffrey Bloomer is a Slate associate editor. Follow him on Twitter.

Books
Aug. 7 2015 10:52 AMThe Oregon Trail, IRLA strange new book tells us exactly what it’s like to head West by covered wagon today. (You might fall in love with your mules.)
Brow Beat
July 31 2015 8:02 AMThe Best Movies and TV Shows Coming to Netflix in August
Brow Beat
July 1 2015 8:13 AMThe Best Movies and TV Shows Coming to Netflix in July
Science
June 10 2015 11:02 AMWhy Don’t We Just Kill All the Mosquitos?Entomologists have some bad news for you.
Brow Beat
June 1 2015 12:27 PMThe Best Movies and TV Shows Coming to Netflix in June
Video
May 7 2015 7:12 AM “I Hereby Declare ...” The glorious spectacle of the U.K. general election results.
Outward
April 24 2015 10:12 PMWatch Bruce Jenner Come Out as Transgender in Emotional Interview
Outward
April 10 2015 12:16 PMHow the MTV Movie Awards’ Best Kiss Helped Young People Embrace Same-Sex Intimacy
Brow Beat
April 1 2015 8:02 AMThe Best Movies and TV Shows Coming to Netflix in April    
Brow Beat
March 27 2015 3:25 PMEverything You Need to Know About Where The X-Files Left Off in Two Minutes
Wild Things
Jan. 13 2015 8:30 AMGive a Monkey a Mirror, and Predictable Vanity Follows
Science
Nov. 21 2014 12:16 PMWhat Happens in Your Mouth When You Kiss?The microbe ecosystem of making out.
Brow Beat
Oct. 31 2014 8:47 AMAll the Zany Ways Jason Comes Back to Life in the Friday the 13th Movies
Wild Things
Aug. 30 2014 9:15 AMWhat Happens When You Raise Walking Fish Entirely on Land?
Brow Beat
Aug. 21 2014 1:34 PMYou Cannot Make a Decent Tomato Soup With Canned Tomatoes
Outward
July 31 2015 3:01 PMTiger Orange Proves That a Porn Star Can Carry a Feature Film
Brow Beat
July 8 2015 2:21 PMThe Dissolve Is Folding. Here Are Its Best Movie Reviews and Essays.
Outward
June 17 2015 10:17 AMHow TV News Shows Talked About Gay Marriage 25 Years Ago
Science
June 3 2015 2:22 PMIs the “July Effect” Real?What researchers say about the supposed spike in hospital deaths when new doctors start over the summer.
Science
May 29 2015 11:55 AMSan Andreas Is a CrockBut there’s a reason West Coast geologists are fixated on the “big one.”
Video
May 6 2015 2:58 PMIs There Really a Rape Joke in Avengers: Age of Ultron?Let’s watch the scene for ourselves.
Video
April 24 2015 9:29 AMThe Ultimate Aurora BorealisA staggering time-lapse video of the northern lights shot over five weeks in Iceland.
Inside the Box
April 8 2015 1:34 PMSock-of-the-Month Clubs, ReviewedTwo skeptical Slate writers find their own personal sock happiness.
Brow Beat
March 30 2015 9:02 AMHow It Follows Turns a Retrograde Premise Into the Realest, Scariest Teen Horror in Years
Brow Beat
March 9 2015 8:32 AMWhy Dan Stevens Will Make the Perfect Beast for Beauty and the Beast
Wild Things
Dec. 31 2014 4:19 PMDrunk Zebra Finches Slur Their Songs
TV Club
Nov. 13 2014 6:11 PMThe American Horror Story: Freak Show Podcast, Episode 6The “Bullseye” edition.
Future Tense
Sept. 12 2014 3:16 PMShould You Let Machines Edit Your Home Movies?
Science
Aug. 27 2014 3:55 PMAll the Strange Ways People Attract MosquitosYour blood type is just the beginning.
Science
Aug. 14 2014 1:06 PMThe Power of TreesThe U.S. Forest Service wants to prove the immediate, measurable effects of tree loss on human health.

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