The Transformative Fight of Indian Jumping AntsTournament-style battles for colony supremacy turn them into fighting machines.
The New, Improved Cancer-Preventing Vegetable Oil?Scientists are calling it the “Drop of Health.”
The Cutting-Edge Defense Against Sharks New sonar technology eliminates the element of surprise.
Vintage Flyby Kicks Off the D-Day Anniversary Celebrations A Lancaster and two Spitfires were on the guest list.
Patty Murray Should Be the Next Senate Minority Leader The Washington senator is a better choice than Elizabeth Warren or Chuck Schumer.
Inside Higher Ed
Fighting Words? A professor compared Hamas to a rabid pit bull. Free speech couldn’t protect him from student vitriol.
What Happened at Slate This Week? Alison Griswold describes her experience reporting on the Germanwings tragedy.
Even Lufthansa’s Exhaustive Psychiatric Tests Couldn’t Have Stopped a Tragedy Like the Germanwings Crash