The Devil We KnowWhat backpedaling on nuclear power would mean for the rest of U.S. energy policy.
Will the New Climate Bill Damage U.S. Energy Security?Slate runs the numbers on one of the skeptics' favorite arguments.
The Party's Over Why Copenhagen was the climate conference to end all climate conferences.
Living on Canada's OilMust we really choose between energy security and a climate disaster?
The Problem in PoznanAccording to the U.N. climate negotiators, Singapore and Kuwait are among the poorest countries in the world.
Why Is Sen. Ron Johnson So Afraid of the The Lego Movie? It isn’t the anti-corporate propaganda he thinks it is.
Inside Higher Ed
Haunted by High School Colleges often make admissions decisions based on students’ misbehavior in high school. Is that fair?
It's Not Just Josh Duggar—A String of Sex-Abuse Scandals Have Recently Rocked Christian Fundamentalism
What Happened at Slate This Week? Editorial assistant Rachel Gross on the best of Slate, from wedding debt to the evolution debate.
Charter Promises Its Time Warner Cable Acquisition Won’t Hurt Net Neutrality. We've Heard That Before.
San Andreas Is a Crock But there’s a reason West Coast geologists are fixated on the “big one.”