Natalie Angier

Natalie Angier is a science writer for the New York Times and the author of Woman: An Intimate Geography.

Jan. 30 2003 4:46 PMCaffeine and Cockroaches
Jan. 28 2003 6:22 PMWhen a Tree Falls in the Forest …
Jan. 24 2003 2:29 PMOf Pumas and a Peck of Poached Peccaries
Jan. 22 2003 1:27 PMGiving Bush the Birds, and the Bees, and the Howlers in the Trees
The Breakfast Table
April 18 2002 11:03 AMThe Real Pornography
The Breakfast Table
April 17 2002 11:34 AMHermaphroditic Frogs and Human Intelligence
The Breakfast Table
April 16 2002 11:57 AMIs Childhood a "Condition"?
The Breakfast Table
April 15 2002 11:23 AMKilling and Being Killed
Jan. 29 2003 5:21 PMI've Looked at Clouds From Both Sides Now
Jan. 27 2003 7:16 PMMaking Tracks or Losing Ground?
Jan. 23 2003 1:50 PMGreen Eggs and Spam
The Breakfast Table
April 19 2002 6:51 AMNext Year ...
The Breakfast Table
April 17 2002 3:19 PMVirtual Kiddie Porn and Real-Life Nastiness
The Breakfast Table
April 16 2002 5:30 PMMixed Motives for Experimental Trials on Kids
The Breakfast Table
April 15 2002 6:26 PM"If executions aren't a deterrent, and if they don't lead to closure, what good are they?"
The Breakfast Table
Jan. 17 2000 7:51 PMDissecting the Day's News


Medical Examiner

The Most Terrifying Thing About Ebola 

The disease threatens humanity by preying on humanity.

I Bought the Huge iPhone. I’m Already Thinking of Returning It.

Scotland Is Just the Beginning. Expect More Political Earthquakes in Europe.

Students Aren’t Going to College Football Games as Much Anymore

And schools are getting worried.

Two Damn Good, Very Different Movies About Soldiers Returning From War

The XX Factor

Lifetime Didn’t Think the Steubenville Rape Case Was Dramatic Enough

So they added a little self-immolation.


Blacks Don’t Have a Corporal Punishment Problem

Americans do. But when blacks exhibit the same behaviors as others, it becomes part of a greater black pathology. 

Why a Sketch of Chelsea Manning Is Stirring Up Controversy

How Worried Should Poland, the Baltic States, and Georgia Be About a Russian Invasion?

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Sept. 19 2014 1:11 PM Watch Flashes of Lightning Created in a Lab  
  News & Politics
Sept. 20 2014 11:13 AM -30-
Business Insider
Sept. 20 2014 6:30 AM The Man Making Bill Gates Richer
Sept. 20 2014 7:27 AM How Do Plants Grow Aboard the International Space Station?
  Double X
The XX Factor
Sept. 19 2014 11:33 AM Planned Parenthood Is About to Make It a Lot Easier to Get Birth Control
  Slate Plus
Slate Picks
Sept. 19 2014 12:00 PM What Happened at Slate This Week? The Slatest editor tells us to read well-informed skepticism, media criticism, and more.
Brow Beat
Sept. 20 2014 3:21 PM “The More You Know (About Black People)” Uses Very Funny PSAs to Condemn Black Stereotypes
Future Tense
Sept. 19 2014 5:03 PM White House Chief Information Officer Will Run U.S. Ebola Response
  Health & Science
Bad Astronomy
Sept. 20 2014 7:00 AM The Shaggy Sun
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.