Nick Schulz

Nick Schulz is editor of TechCentralStation.com and Transition Game, a blog focusing on the intersection of sports and technology.

Explainer
June 10 2006 9:09 AMWhy Ronaldinho Has No Last NameHow Brazilian soccer players get their names.
Sports Nut
Feb. 7 2006 6:35 AMBait and SwitchWhy sport fishing is the lamest sport there is.
Five-ring Circus
Aug. 29 2004 2:40 PMTrack MarksSprinters love Athens' Mondo track.
Sports Nut
July 1 2004 5:27 PMWhat's That Racket?How high-tech equipment is destroying tennis.
Sports Nut
Feb. 5 2003 4:37 PMChuck Those WoodsHigh-end golf clubs might boost Tiger's game, but they won't help yours.
Gizmos
March 7 2006 12:11 PMThe Crappiest Invention of All TimeWhy the auto-flushing toilet must die.
Sports Nut
Sept. 14 2005 11:55 AMNo SweatDoes perspiration-fighting athletic gear really work?
Five-ring Circus
Aug. 26 2004 7:37 PMThrowing MusesWhy throwers throw the way they throw.
Sports Nut
June 23 2004 6:00 PMThe Ultimate Driving MachineHow Michael Schumacher and Ferrari dominate Formula 1 racing.

TODAY IN SLATE

Politics

The Irritating Confidante

John Dickerson on Ben Bradlee’s fascinating relationship with John F. Kennedy.

My Father Invented Social Networking at a Girls’ Reform School in the 1930s

Renée Zellweger’s New Face Is Too Real

Sleater-Kinney Was Once America’s Best Rock Band

Can it be again?

The All The President’s Men Scene That Captured Ben Bradlee

Medical Examiner

Is It Better to Be a Hero Like Batman?

Or an altruist like Bruce Wayne?

Technology

Driving in Circles

The autonomous Google car may never actually happen.

The World’s Human Rights Violators Are Signatories to the World’s Human Rights Treaties

How Punctual Are Germans?

  News & Politics
Politics
Oct. 22 2014 12:44 AM We Need More Ben Bradlees His relationship with John F. Kennedy shows what’s missing from today’s Washington journalism.
  Business
Moneybox
Oct. 21 2014 5:57 PM Soda and Fries Have Lost Their Charm for Both Consumers and Investors
  Life
The Vault
Oct. 21 2014 2:23 PM A Data-Packed Map of American Immigration in 1903
  Double X
The XX Factor
Oct. 21 2014 3:03 PM Renée Zellweger’s New Face Is Too Real
  Slate Plus
Working
Oct. 22 2014 6:00 AM Why It’s OK to Ask People What They Do David Plotz talks to two junior staffers about the lessons of Working.
  Arts
Brow Beat
Oct. 21 2014 9:42 PM The All The President’s Men Scene That Perfectly Captured Ben Bradlee’s Genius
  Technology
Future Tense
Oct. 22 2014 8:43 AM Thunderstruck: Rock Out With Mother Nature’s Evil Side
  Health & Science
Bad Astronomy
Oct. 22 2014 7:30 AM An Illusion That Makes Me Happy and Sad
  Sports
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.