Patrick House
Patrick House

Patrick House is a neuroscientist at Stanford University, studying Toxoplasma gondii.

Science
Jan. 22 2013 2:26 PMSchizophrenic Is the New RetardedThe word doesn’t mean what you think it means, and that matters.
Science
July 1 2010 7:26 PMLandon Donovan Needs a CatCould a brain parasite found in cats help soccer teams win at the World Cup?
Science
July 3 2012 6:45 AMThe Scent of a Cat WomanIs the secret to Chanel No. 5’s success a parasite?
Culturebox
June 2 2008 5:02 PMHow To Win the New Yorker Cartoon Caption ContestA champion reveals the recipe for victory.
  Slate Plus
Slate Plus
Aug. 28 2015 12:31 PM What Happened at Slate This Week? International affairs writer Joshua Keating on what to read to understand the apparently permanent slowdown of the Chinese economy.
  Health & Science
Medical Examiner
Sept. 1 2015 12:20 PM Does Contraception Reduce Abortions? The relationship is surprisingly ambiguous—until you look at the best evidence.