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May 21 2013 11:15 AMHow Did "Tornado Alley" Get Its Name?The deadliest twisters aren’t necessarily within its boundaries.
Aug. 25 2011 6:52 PMCEO, COO, CFO, WTFWhen did we start naming corporate honchos with three letters?
Aug. 11 2011 6:57 PMCollege ToursWhen did they become a thing?
July 29 2011 6:53 AMRed Skull Is Red, Smurfette Is BlueA beautiful color wheel showcasing the entire cartoon character spectrum.
July 25 2011 10:27 AMStrawberries With Sambuca Baba and Acid HoneyThe El Bulli dish-name generator.
July 14 2011 7:19 PMWhy Are Credit Ratings So Inflated?If you get a B, you're screwed.
June 30 2011 6:47 PMThe Moneymaker EffectHow online poker got so popular.
Sports Nut
June 28 2011 12:17 PMWho Grunted?Match the shriek to the tennis player—an interactive quiz.
June 16 2011 6:25 PMCan You Sue the President?Rep. Kucinich just did.
Brow Beat
June 7 2011 3:59 PMWhat's More Likely: Weiner Resigning or Qaddafi Being Ousted?
May 26 2011 4:44 PMToo Crazy for CourtHow do you make someone fit to stand trial?
May 18 2011 10:15 AMDecorated OfficerAn interactive guide to all the stars, medals, and ribbons on the uniform of Gen. David Petraeus.
May 5 2011 6:07 PMBin Laden's Escape PlanWhat's the farthest you can get from Abbottabad on 500 euros?
Low Concept
May 3 2011 12:51 PMOsama Bin Laden, in Pakistan, in a MansionMatch history's most-notorious fugitives to their evil lairs.
Green Room
April 27 2011 6:49 PMBiodegradable Envelope, PleaseHow did readers do on Slate's energy consumption quiz?
Sept. 1 2011 7:38 PMAutoimmunity Is From Venus Why do women have more problems like Sjögren's syndrome and lupus?
Aug. 18 2011 6:29 PMWhen the Cat's Away …What happens when a governor goes on the campaign trail?
Aug. 1 2011 6:40 PMHow Nonpartisan Is the Congressional Budget Office? Is it really as unbiased as they say?
July 28 2011 6:24 PMCan You Die From Not Drinking?Assessing the latest theory of Amy Winehouse's demise.
July 21 2011 6:28 PMDid the NFL Players Get a Raw Deal?Comparing revenue deals across the major sports leagues.
July 7 2011 6:09 PMTabloid Phone-Hacking ScandalCould it happen here?
June 29 2011 6:45 AMIs That Cat Chow or Chicken Fried Rice? Take Slate's ingredients quiz.
June 23 2011 6:58 PMA $2 Million CriminalHow does the FBI set rewards for fugitives like Whitey Bulger?
June 9 2011 6:25 PMAre Wildfires Getting Worse?The burn area in Arizona is bigger than Chicago and New York City combined.
June 6 2011 7:04 AMSlate's Hollywood Career-O-MaticWhat Rotten Tomatoes data tell us about the best, worst, and most bizarre Hollywood trajectories.
May 19 2011 6:43 PMSnipA San Francisco ballot measure would ban circumcision. Is that legal?
May 10 2011 6:50 PM"The Longest 40 Minutes of My Life"Why did time slow down for President Obama during the Bin Laden raid?
May 4 2011 6:55, Going Once, Going Twice …The flash market of Bin Laden-related URLs isn't making many people rich.
April 28 2011 7:35 PMHow Long Can You Survive on Beer Alone?Long enough to develop scurvy.
April 22 2011 1:27 PMWar-Zone InsuranceGetting covered for war- and terrorism-related accidents.




Smash and Grab

Will competitive Senate contests in Kansas and South Dakota lead to more late-breaking races in future elections?

Even When They Go to College, the Poor Sometimes Stay Poor

Here’s Just How Far a Southern Woman May Have to Drive to Get an Abortion

The Most Ingenious Teaching Device Ever Invented

Marvel’s Civil War Is a Far-Right Paranoid Fantasy

It’s also a mess. Can the movies do better?


Sprawl, Decadence, and Environmental Ruin in Nevada

Space: The Next Generation

An All-Female Mission to Mars

As a NASA guinea pig, I verified that women would be cheaper to launch than men.

Watching Netflix in Bed. Hanging Bananas. Is There Anything These Hooks Can’t Solve?

The Procedural Rule That Could Prevent Gay Marriage From Reaching SCOTUS Again

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Oct. 20 2014 6:49 PM God’s Oligarch One of Vladimir Putin’s favorite businessmen wants to start an Orthodox Christian Fox News and return Russia to its glorious czarist past.
Oct. 20 2014 6:48 PM Apple: Still Enormously Profitable
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  Double X
The XX Factor
Oct. 20 2014 6:17 PM I Am 25. I Don't Work at Facebook. My Doctors Want Me to Freeze My Eggs.
  Slate Plus
Tv Club
Oct. 20 2014 7:15 AM The Slate Doctor Who Podcast: Episode 9 A spoiler-filled discussion of "Flatline."
Brow Beat
Oct. 20 2014 6:32 PM Taylor Swift’s Pro-Gay “Welcome to New York” Takes Her Further Than Ever From Nashville 
Future Tense
Oct. 20 2014 4:59 PM Canadian Town Cancels Outdoor Halloween Because Polar Bears
  Health & Science
Medical Examiner
Oct. 20 2014 11:46 AM Is Anybody Watching My Do-Gooding? The difference between being a hero and being an altruist.
Sports Nut
Oct. 20 2014 5:09 PM Keepaway, on Three. Ready—Break! On his record-breaking touchdown pass, Peyton Manning couldn’t even leave the celebration to chance.