Nicholas Duchesne

Nicholas Duchesne is a Slate intern.

Wild Things
Dec. 4 2013 12:46 PMDeath From the Skies! Poisonous Mouse Paratroopers Bomb Guam.
Nov. 23 2013 7:04 AM“Adults Don’t Need Baby Food”What the Web thought of our anti-juicing rant.
Billion to One
Nov. 18 2013 8:30 AMThe Most Exclusive CirclesSorting the world’s top 50 billionaires by age, location, how they got their moolah, and more.
Wild Things
Nov. 6 2013 2:36 PMGorgeous, Quirky, Award-Winning Wildlife PhotosThe best of 2013.
Oct. 1 2013 3:33 PMWorld War II Veterans Storm World War II MemorialA dispatch from the government shutdown on the National Mall.
Cocktail Chatter
Sept. 14 2013 6:45 AMVladimir Putin, Longevity, and Parents Left BehindThe week’s most interesting Slate stories.
Wild Things
Dec. 2 2013 12:05 PMKoalas Have a Newfound Sex Organ—in Their Throats
Slate Labs
Nov. 22 2013 3:34 PMEvery John F. Kennedy Street, Park, Airport, and School in the WorldA map of the hundreds of locations named for the 35th president.
Nov. 13 2013 4:58 PMA Glitch in the MatrixThe Slate/SurveyMonkey snap poll gauges the depths of despair over
Cocktail Chatter
Oct. 19 2013 7:00 AMiLessons of the Shutdown, Binge Drinking and Rape, and Not-So-Cool TechnologyThe week’s most Interesting Slate stories.
Brow Beat
Sept. 25 2013 3:53 PMThose “Nickname Jerseys” Are Actually a Great Idea



Smash and Grab

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

I Am 25. I Don’t Work at Facebook. My Doctors Want Me to Freeze My Eggs.

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.

Public Opinion Should Not Dictate the Government’s Ebola Policies

The Most Ingenious Teaching Device Ever Invented

Tom Hanks Has a Short Story in the New Yorker. It’s Not Good.

Brow Beat

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

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

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

  News & Politics
Oct. 20 2014 8:14 PM You Should Be Optimistic About Ebola Don’t panic. Here are all the signs that the U.S. is containing the disease.
Oct. 20 2014 7:23 PM Chipotle’s Magical Burrito Empire Keeps Growing, Might Be Slowing
Oct. 20 2014 3:16 PM The Catholic Church Is Changing, and Celibate Gays Are Leading the Way
  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.