Jeffrey Bloomer

Jeffrey Bloomer is a Slate assistant editor focused on video. Follow him on Twitter.

Science
Sept. 16 2014 1:39 PMThe Case of the Missing CerebellumHow did a Chinese woman live 24 years missing part of her brain?
Science
Sept. 2 2014 2:54 PMAn Image So Powerful NASA Spent 20 Years Debunking It  
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.
Science
Aug. 7 2014 1:27 PMWhy Do American Schizophrenics Hear Threatening Voices​? Ghanaian and Indian schizophrenics often don't. 
Wild Things
July 29 2014 1:13 PMHuge Aquatic Insect Discovered: What Is the World’s Largest Bug?
Outward
July 22 2014 3:22 PMWhy Is the New Alan Turing Biopic Afraid of His Homosexuality? 
The Slatest
June 19 2014 12:34 PMWatch Fox News Host Confront Dick Cheney on Iraq: “History Has Proven That You Got It Wrong"
Wild Things
June 4 2014 10:05 AMRudy Giuliani’s Unhinged Tirade and the Future of New York Ferrets
Brow Beat
May 12 2014 2:15 PMNow Frozen Is Going to Conquer TV, Too, Apparently
Outward
April 10 2014 4:22 PMThe “Boyfriend Twin” and Our Tendency to Date People Who Look Like Us
The Slatest
Feb. 2 2014 9:55 PMWatch That Creepy Scientology Ad From the Super Bowl 
Outward
Oct. 25 2013 1:09 PMWhy Theaters Should Let (Gay) Teens IntoBlue Is the Warmest Color
Science
July 19 2013 3:51 PMKiller Whale KillersA new film shows why orcas don’t belong at SeaWorld, but it misses the real problem.
The Slatest
July 5 2013 9:33 PMBolivia joins Venezuela, Nicaragua in welcoming Snowden
Future Tense
Sept. 12 2014 3:16 PMShould You Let Machines Edit Your Home 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
Brow Beat
Aug. 8 2014 2:36 PMEven if You Gave Up on The Killing Long Ago, You Should Watch the Final Season
Moneybox
Aug. 5 2014 6:33 PMWe Pushed for Pizza. Here’s How It Went.
Science
July 23 2014 1:41 PMWhat Is the Bloop?A sound recorded deep in the Pacific has been a lively mystery for years—even if it’s probably been solved.
Wild Things
July 9 2014 12:23 PMWhat Happens When You Give LSD to Elephants, Dolphins, and Fish 
Brow Beat
June 9 2014 4:14 PMLast Night’s Veep Finale Had the Most Satisfying Moment I’ve Seen on TV This Year
Video
May 28 2014 12:20 PMMaya Angelou’s Stirring Performance at the Clinton InaugurationHer famous rendition of "On the Pulse of Morning.”
Future Tense
April 16 2014 3:17 PMThe World’s Biggest Jenga Game, Featuring Caterpillars and 600-Pound Blocks 
Brow Beat
March 1 2014 1:33 PMHow to Stream the Oscars
Wild Things
Dec. 3 2013 4:44 PMWatch an Eagle Steal a Tiny Camera and Take It for a Ride
Future Tense
Oct. 10 2013 4:02 PMWatch Ford’s Delightful Self-Parking Car Find a Spot and Pull In
Brow Beat
July 18 2013 12:17 PMWatch 275,000 Clacking Dominos Break a World Record
The Slatest
July 5 2013 4:13 PMVideo Emerges of Man Shot in Egypt Protest; 17 Dead

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  Business
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  Slate Plus
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  Arts
Television
Sept. 21 2014 9:00 PM Attractive People Being Funny While Doing Amusing and Sometimes Romantic Things Don’t dismiss it. Friends was a truly great show.
  Technology
Future Tense
Sept. 22 2014 7:47 AM Predicting the Future for the U.S. Government The strange but satisfying work of creating the National Intelligence Council’s Global Trends report.
  Health & Science
Bad Astronomy
Sept. 22 2014 5:30 AM MAVEN Arrives at Mars
  Sports
Sports Nut
Sept. 18 2014 11:42 AM Grandmaster Clash One of the most amazing feats in chess history just happened, and no one noticed.