Megan Wiegand

Megan Wiegand is a Slate copy editor. Follow her on Twitter.

Slate Picks
June 11 2014 10:14 AMSome Capital EatsSlate-sters dish on their favorite restaurants in Washington, D.C.
Technology
April 9 2014 11:23 AMiLife SupportHow to keep your dinosaur iPhone alive until the next model’s release.
Brow Beat
Nov. 18 2013 4:59 PMArcade Fire, Please Don’t Ask Me to Wear “Formal Attire” to Your Arena Show
Fashion
Aug. 12 2013 3:58 PMWhy Are Swimsuits So Expensive?There’s a reason some women pay hundreds of dollars for inches of cloth.
Explainer
April 25 2013 5:41 AMDoes Stephen Colbert’s Endorsement of His Sister Violate Election Laws?Why Mark Sanford probably won’t get equal time on Comedy Central.
The XX Factor
March 14 2013 12:55 PMThe ePad Femme Is Digusting, but We Should Make More Products for Women
Human Evolution
Oct. 31 2012 7:44 AMMeet Your Hominid Ancestors
Future Tense
June 10 2014 4:24 PMThis New Transit App May Get Me to Ditch My iPhone
Explainer
Dec. 20 2013 1:49 PMCan Light Therapy Help You Make It Through the Darkest Days of Winter?
The Vault
Aug. 16 2013 11:15 AMYour 12-Hour Road Trip Would Have Taken Six Weeks in 1800
Photography
June 26 2013 2:16 PMA Rally for EqualityPhotos of the scene outside the Supreme Court.
The XX Factor
March 22 2013 2:19 PMFord India Needs to Fire Its Advertising Execs  
The Efficient Planet
March 7 2013 5:37 AMWe’re Spreading What on Our Parks?How to turn your own waste into top-grade biosolids.

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  News & Politics
Jurisprudence
Oct. 19 2014 1:05 PM Dawn Patrol Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg’s critically important 5 a.m. wake-up call on voting rights.
  Business
Business Insider
Oct. 19 2014 11:40 AM Pot-Infused Halloween Candy Is a Worry in Colorado
  Life
Outward
Oct. 17 2014 5:26 PM Judge Begrudgingly Strikes Down Wyoming’s Gay Marriage Ban
  Double X
The XX Factor
Oct. 17 2014 4:23 PM A Former FBI Agent On Why It’s So Hard to Prosecute Gamergate Trolls
  Slate Plus
Slate Picks
Oct. 17 2014 1:33 PM What Happened at Slate This Week?  Senior editor David Haglund shares what intrigued him at the magazine. 
  Arts
Behold
Oct. 19 2014 4:33 PM Building Family Relationships in and out of Juvenile Detention Centers
  Technology
Future Tense
Oct. 17 2014 6:05 PM There Is No Better Use For Drones Than Star Wars Reenactments
  Health & Science
Space: The Next Generation
Oct. 19 2014 11:45 PM An All-Female Mission to Mars As a NASA guinea pig, I verified that women would be cheaper to launch than men.
  Sports
Sports Nut
Oct. 16 2014 2:03 PM Oh What a Relief It Is How the rise of the bullpen has changed baseball.