Torie Bosch Torie Bosch

Torie Bosch is the editor of Future Tense, a project of Slate, the New America Foundation, and Arizona State that looks at the implications of new technologies. 

Future Tense
May 7 2013 7:30 PMHow to Have a Constructive Discussion About Drones: A Future Tense Event Recap
Brow Beat
April 25 2013 12:31 PMThe Enduring Wisdom of Tiger Eyes, the First Judy Blume Book to Become a Movie
Future Tense
April 11 2013 12:07 PMClash of the Scientists: Watch Neil deGrasse Tyson, Bill Nye, and Brian Greene Rumble
April 5 2013 10:30 AMChauvinist PygmalionIn 18th century England, Thomas Day adopted a little girl and tried to mold her into the perfect wife.
Future Tense
April 2 2013 11:52 AMDARPA Robotic Arms Can (Almost, Excruciatingly Slowly) Change a Tire
Future Tense
March 25 2013 5:42 PMMissing Vial of Dangerous Virus Highlights Security Problems at U.S. Labs
Tv Club
March 8 2013 10:22 AMArcher, Season 4Do you need Wikipedia to watch this show?
Future Tense
Feb. 26 2013 2:46 PMChris Bosh, Join Campaign To Teach All Kids To Code
Future Tense
Feb. 12 2013 3:14 PMCNN Anchor to Bill Nye: Did Global Warming Cause the Asteroid That Will Soon Fly Past Earth?
Future Tense
Jan. 17 2013 6:02 PMTsk, Tsk: Report Says Congressional Computers Downloaded Pirated TV Shows, Movies
Future Tense
Jan. 3 2013 2:27 PMLeading Environmental Activist’s Blunt Confession: I Was Completely Wrong To Oppose GMOs
Dec. 27 2012 12:15 PM2012: The Year in TV MomentsFrontline: A suicide sting.
Future Tense
Dec. 19 2012 5:50 PMWatch DARPA’s Robot Pack Mule Respond to Vocal Commands, Stomp Through the Forest
Future Tense
Dec. 18 2012 6:01 PMFTC Is Investigating “Data Brokers.” How Much Do These Companies Know About You?
Future Tense
Dec. 14 2012 6:26 PMSenate Judiciary Committee Approves Franken’s Anti-“Stalking Apps” Bill. But It Still Won’t Pass This Year.
Future Tense
May 1 2013 2:42 PMIs "Typosquatting" Ever OK?
April 17 2013 8:00 AMSmear CampaignA review of STFU Parents: The Jaw-Dropping, Self-Indulgent, and Occasionally Rage-Inducing World of Parent Overshare.
Future Tense
April 10 2013 2:15 PMMore Bad News for Justin Bieber: Almost Half of His Twitter Followers Are Fake
Future Tense
April 3 2013 4:18 PMOn Facebook, "Like" Can Mean "Dislike." Get Over It.
Future Tense
April 1 2013 2:34 PMNeil deGrasse Tyson on Van Gogh's Role in Space Exploration and Other Great Tales of Science
Future Tense
March 19 2013 6:19 PMGoogle Shows Off Voice Recognition by Letting You Title Silent Film Clips
Future Tense
Feb. 27 2013 9:17 AMIs It Time To Take Cyborg Rights Seriously? A Q&A With Neil Harbisson.
Future Tense
Feb. 13 2013 12:47 PMLetter "To a Future Woman in Tech" Hopes for Long Ladies' Room Lines at Conferences
Future Tense
Jan. 25 2013 11:48 AMThe State Department’s Advice for Avoiding Internet Scams Is Not Idiotic
Future Tense
Jan. 16 2013 2:53 PMAre Lasers the Future of War? A Future Tense Event Recap.
Future Tense
Dec. 27 2012 3:07 PMThe Six Best Sci-Fi Shorts of 2012: Dystopias and Robots With Heart
Future Tense
Dec. 21 2012 4:18 PMSenate Approves Legislation To Loosen Video Privacy Laws So You Can Sneer at Your Friends’ Netflix Picks
Future Tense
Dec. 19 2012 4:04 PMIt’s Not the End of the World as We Know It. But Admit It—You’re a Tiny Bit Worried.
Future Tense
Dec. 17 2012 12:31 PMIBM’s Predictions for the Next Five Years: Computers That Can Smell, Taste, Hear
The XX Factor
Dec. 3 2012 5:20 PMWomen, Put Down Your Razors (for Cancer). It's Decembeaver!



Medical Examiner

Here’s Where We Stand With Ebola

Even experienced international disaster responders are shocked at how bad it’s gotten.

It’s Legal for Obama to Bomb Syria Because He Says It Is

Divestment Is Fine but Mostly Symbolic. There’s a Better Way for Universities to Fight Climate Change.

I Stand With Emma Watson on Women’s Rights

Even though I know I’m going to get flak for it.

It Is Very Stupid to Compare Hope Solo to Ray Rice

Building a Better Workplace

In Defense of HR

Startups and small businesses shouldn’t skip over a human resources department.

Why Is This Mother in Prison for Helping Her Daughter Get an Abortion?

How Ted Cruz and Scott Brown Misunderstand What It Means to Be an American Citizen

  News & Politics
Sept. 23 2014 12:43 PM Occupy Wall Street How can Hillary Clinton be both a limousine liberal and a Saul Alinsky radical?
Sept. 23 2014 2:08 PM Home Depot’s Former Head of Security Had a Legacy of Sabotage
Sept. 23 2014 1:57 PM Would A Second Sarkozy Presidency End Marriage Equality in France?
  Double X
The XX Factor
Sept. 23 2014 2:32 PM Politico Asks: Why Is Gabby Giffords So “Ruthless” on Gun Control?
  Slate Plus
Slate Plus
Sept. 22 2014 1:52 PM Tell Us What You Think About Slate Plus Help us improve our new membership program.
Brow Beat
Sept. 23 2014 2:31 PM 3 Simpsons Showrunners Reflect on New Fans and the “Classic Era” Myth
Future Tense
Sept. 23 2014 1:50 PM Oh, the Futility! Frogs Try to Catch Worms Off of an iPhone Video.
  Health & Science
Sept. 23 2014 1:38 PM Why Is Fall Red in America but Yellow in Europe? A possible explanation, 35 million years in the making.
Sports Nut
Sept. 18 2014 11:42 AM Grandmaster Clash One of the most amazing feats in chess history just happened, and no one noticed.