Do Pilots Practice Crash Landings?And other questions about the accident on British Airways.
Did Huckabee Study Mormons in School?What a Southern Baptist pastor learns in seminary.
When Can Muslims Use the Name Mohammed?Plus, why don't English speakers name their children Jesus?
Will the Interest Rate Cut Affect Me?Average consumers might notice it, if they have a lot of debt.
But I Don't Want a Rectal Exam!Can a doctor force you to undergo a procedure against your will?
Dividing Up DelegatesWhy did Obama get as many as Clinton in New Hampshire, when he finished in second place?
Keeping Track of Genital HerpesWhy are the Centers for Disease Control ignoring such a common STD?
The 500-Meter WheezeWill air pollution affect the athletes at the 2008 Olympics in Beijing?
Sarah Palin’s PAC Is Spending More on Hotels and Travel Than on Republican Candidates SarahPAC, like the former candidate’s TV career, is on the wane.
The History of American Slavery
For More Than 100 Years, Historians Doubted the Autobiographies of Slaves Henry Louis Gates joins the Academy to discuss slave narratives—what they’ve taught us and why scholars used to ignore them.
Behind the Scenes
The Great Writing Vs. Talking Debate Is it harder to be a good writer or a good talker?
Lo, Rowhammer! Security researchers just revealed a computer vulnerability that’s frightening, amazing, and unlike anything else.
Push It to the Limit The women’s 1,500-meters record just fell after 22 years. What’s the fastest humans can possibly run?