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. 

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Aug. 16 2012 6:13 PMSaudi Arabia Apparently Objects to .Catholic, .Gay, .Bible, and 28 More Proposed New Top-Level Domains
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Aug. 14 2012 3:57 PMWould You Implant Your iPhone in Your Brain? A Slick New Web TV Series Explores Transhumanism.
The XX Factor
Aug. 8 2012 4:58 PMIs Cheerleading a Sport?
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Aug. 6 2012 4:54 PMForget the Nerdy Image: Mars Rover Curiosity Team Includes “Mohawk Guy” and Former Rock ‘n’ Roller
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Aug. 2 2012 5:52 PMA Short Film Imagines a Creepy World as Seen Through Augmented-Reality Contacts
Brow Beat
July 31 2012 11:54 AMA Fond Remembrance of Sentimentalist Author Maeve Binchy
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July 25 2012 12:34 PMProject Glass-Style Eyewear Translates Foreign Language Into Subtitles
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July 23 2012 2:05 PMJoin Slate and Tom Kalil for a Free Screening of Minority Report in Washington
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July 20 2012 12:19 PMWill an Apparent Plan To Link the Social Image Site 9Gag to the Colorado Dark Knight Shooting Backfire?
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July 18 2012 4:46 PMSupercut Shows Mr. Wizard’s Most Crotchety Moments
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July 14 2012 7:45 PMThe Most Common Passwords From the Yahoo Mail Leak
Medical Examiner
July 13 2012 12:45 PMA National DisorderWhat the Jesse Jackson, Jr., case suggests about mental illness in America.
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July 4 2012 11:22 AMEuropean Parliament’s Rejection of ACTA Demonstrates Again the Power of Digital Activism
The XX Factor
June 29 2012 5:14 PMRielle Hunter Writes Tell-All, Doesn’t Want To Talk About Her Personal Life
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June 26 2012 4:12 PMHere's What Happens When You Report Objectionable Content to Facebook
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Aug. 14 2012 6:10 PMFederal Appeals Court: Tracking Suspect Via GPS Data From Cell Phone Is Like Using Dogs To Follow a Scent
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Aug. 9 2012 6:13 PMReading, Writing, and Good Digital Citizenship: A Future Tense Event Highlights the Promise of Tech in Elementary Education
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Aug. 7 2012 6:38 PMGovernment Accountability Office Asks FCC To Re-Examine Cell Phone Radiation Standards. Is That Really Necessary?
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Aug. 3 2012 4:39 PM3D-Printed Exoskeleton Allows Little Girl To Be a Normal Toddler
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Aug. 2 2012 12:38 PMGetting Schooled by a Third Grader: Join Us in D.C. To Discuss Technology in Early Education
Five-Ring Circus
July 30 2012 8:47 PM“Stick It!”: Everything You Need To Know about Aly Raisman’s Parents, the Olympics' Newest Stars
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July 24 2012 6:03 PMWill Big Data Doom or Save Us?
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July 23 2012 9:00 AMCan Freckle Cream Really Solve the Mystery of Amelia Earhart’s Disappearance?
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July 19 2012 5:48 PMDNA Structure Co-Discoverer James Watson Weighs In on Ongoing Gene Patent Case
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July 18 2012 12:46 PMYouTube Now Lets You Blur Faces in Videos. Will It Help Keep Human Rights Activists Safe?
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July 13 2012 6:12 PMHow Kate Middleton’s Wedding Gown Demonstrates Wikipedia’s Woman Problem
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July 11 2012 5:29 PMDid Florida Officials Really "Cover Up" an Outbreak of Tuberculosis?
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July 3 2012 5:48 PMOuch: American Scientists To Lose Race for Higgs Boson Particle on the Fourth of July?
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June 27 2012 10:05 AMMeet the Robot That Wins Rock-Paper-Scissors 100 Percent of the Time
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June 21 2012 4:59 PMResearchers: Red Wine Compound May Not Prolong Life




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But the next president might. 

The Extraordinary Amicus Brief That Attempts to Explain the Wu-Tang Clan to the Supreme Court Justices

Amazon Is Officially a Gadget Company. Here Are Its Six New Devices.

The Human Need to Find Connections in Everything

It’s the source of creativity and delusions. It can harm us more than it helps us.

How Much Should You Loathe NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell?

Here are the facts.

Altered State

The Plight of the Pre-Legalization Marijuana Offender

What should happen to weed users and dealers busted before the stuff was legal?

Surprise! The Women Hired to Fix the NFL Think the NFL Is Just Great.

You Shouldn’t Spank Anyone but Your Consensual Sex Partner

Sept. 17 2014 5:10 PM The Most Awkward Scenario in Which a Man Can Hold a Door for a Woman
  News & Politics
Sept. 18 2014 8:58 AM Does this Colorado Poll Show Latino Voters Bailing on the 2014 Election?
Business Insider
Sept. 17 2014 1:36 PM Nate Silver Versus Princeton Professor: Who Has the Right Models?
The Vault
Sept. 18 2014 9:57 AM “The Sun Never Sets Upon the British Empire,” Explained in GIF by an Old Children’s Toy
  Double X
The XX Factor
Sept. 17 2014 6:14 PM Today in Gender Gaps: Biking
  Slate Plus
Slate Fare
Sept. 17 2014 9:37 AM Is Slate Too Liberal?  A members-only open thread.
Sept. 18 2014 8:53 AM The Other Huxtable Effect Thirty years ago, The Cosby Show gave us one of TV’s great feminists.
Future Tense
Sept. 18 2014 10:07 AM “The Day It All Ended” A short story from Hieroglyph, a new science fiction anthology.
  Health & Science
Bad Astronomy
Sept. 18 2014 7:30 AM Red and Green Ghosts Haunt the Stormy Night
Sports Nut
Sept. 17 2014 3:51 PM NFL Jerk Watch: Roger Goodell How much should you loathe the pro football commissioner?