How to Fix the Organ Transplant ShortageThe chaotic, ethically murky case of a 10-year-old girl in need of lungs.
A Kidney for a KidneyLet prisoners donate organs. It could be done ethically and serve justice.
Cutting Human LivesWhat should we make of Arizona's new law for rationing organ transplants?
Good News for LiarsNew technologies for detecting untruths are as problematic as polygraphs.
Yuan a Kidney?China's proposals to pay organ donors flout the status quo. That's a good thing.
Measuring the Psychic Pain of WarPTSD among Vietnam vets is less common than we thought.
The Slatest Week in Pictures A pilgrimage in Nepal, elections in Athens, war in Syria, fashion in Paris, and trash heaps in China.
What Happened at Slate This Week? Social media guru Lindsey Underwood highlights the most popular stories of the week, from the Patriots to Tom Petty.
Katy Perry Is the Singing, Dancing "Cool Girl," and She's a Perfect Fit for the Super Bowl Halftime Show
He Never Touches the Balls Tom Brady may be the handsome face of the Pats, but the team’s heart and soul belong to defensive tackle Vince Wilfork.