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
Aug. 20 2012 2:48 PMWhy Would Someone Cheat on a Free Online Class That Doesn’t Count Toward Anything?
Future Tense
Aug. 16 2012 6:13 PMSaudi Arabia Apparently Objects to .Catholic, .Gay, .Bible, and 28 More Proposed New Top-Level Domains
Future Tense
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?
Future Tense
Aug. 6 2012 4:54 PMForget the Nerdy Image: Mars Rover Curiosity Team Includes “Mohawk Guy” and Former Rock ‘n’ Roller
Future Tense
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
Future Tense
July 25 2012 12:34 PMProject Glass-Style Eyewear Translates Foreign Language Into Subtitles
Future Tense
July 23 2012 2:05 PMJoin Slate and Tom Kalil for a Free Screening of Minority Report in Washington
Future Tense
July 20 2012 12:19 PMWill an Apparent Plan To Link the Social Image Site 9Gag to the Colorado Dark Knight Shooting Backfire?
Future Tense
July 18 2012 4:46 PMSupercut Shows Mr. Wizard’s Most Crotchety Moments
Future Tense
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.
Future Tense
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
Future Tense
Aug. 17 2012 9:50 AMWill Julian Assange Approve of the Ecuadorian Government’s Policies on Internet Anonymity and Freedom of the Press?
Future Tense
Aug. 14 2012 6:10 PMFederal Appeals Court: Tracking Suspect Via GPS Data From Cell Phone Is Like Using Dogs To Follow a Scent
Future Tense
Aug. 9 2012 6:13 PMReading, Writing, and Good Digital Citizenship: A Future Tense Event Highlights the Promise of Tech in Elementary Education
Future Tense
Aug. 7 2012 6:38 PMGovernment Accountability Office Asks FCC To Re-Examine Cell Phone Radiation Standards. Is That Really Necessary?
Future Tense
Aug. 3 2012 4:39 PM3D-Printed Exoskeleton Allows Little Girl To Be a Normal Toddler
Future Tense
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
Future Tense
July 24 2012 6:03 PMWill Big Data Doom or Save Us?
Future Tense
July 23 2012 9:00 AMCan Freckle Cream Really Solve the Mystery of Amelia Earhart’s Disappearance?
Future Tense
July 19 2012 5:48 PMDNA Structure Co-Discoverer James Watson Weighs In on Ongoing Gene Patent Case
Future Tense
July 18 2012 12:46 PMYouTube Now Lets You Blur Faces in Videos. Will It Help Keep Human Rights Activists Safe?
Future Tense
July 13 2012 6:12 PMHow Kate Middleton’s Wedding Gown Demonstrates Wikipedia’s Woman Problem
Future Tense
July 11 2012 5:29 PMDid Florida Officials Really "Cover Up" an Outbreak of Tuberculosis?
Future Tense
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



Justice Ginsburg’s Crucial Dissent in the Texas Voter ID Case

The Jarring Experience of Watching White Americans Speak Frankly About Race

How Facebook’s New Feature Could Come in Handy During a Disaster

The Most Ingenious Teaching Device Ever Invented

Sprawl, Decadence, and Environmental Ruin in Nevada

View From Chicago

You Should Be Able to Sell Your Kidney

Or at least trade it for something.

Space: The Next Generation

An All-Female Mission to Mars

As a NASA guinea pig, I verified that women would be cheaper to launch than men.

Terrorism, Immigration, and Ebola Are Combining Into a Supercluster of Anxiety

The Legal Loophole That Allows Microsoft to Seize Assets and Shut Down Companies

  News & Politics
Oct. 19 2014 1:05 PM Dawn Patrol Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg’s critically important 5 a.m. wake-up call on voting rights.
Business Insider
Oct. 19 2014 11:40 AM Pot-Infused Halloween Candy Is a Worry in Colorado
Oct. 17 2014 5:26 PM Judge Begrudgingly Strikes Down Wyoming’s Gay Marriage Ban
  Double X
The XX Factor
Oct. 17 2014 4:23 PM A Former FBI Agent On Why It’s So Hard to Prosecute Gamergate Trolls
  Slate Plus
Slate Picks
Oct. 17 2014 1:33 PM What Happened at Slate This Week?  Senior editor David Haglund shares what intrigued him at the magazine. 
Oct. 19 2014 4:33 PM Building Family Relationships in and out of Juvenile Detention Centers
Future Tense
Oct. 17 2014 6:05 PM There Is No Better Use For Drones Than Star Wars Reenactments
  Health & Science
Space: The Next Generation
Oct. 19 2014 11:45 PM An All-Female Mission to Mars As a NASA guinea pig, I verified that women would be cheaper to launch than men.
Sports Nut
Oct. 16 2014 2:03 PM Oh What a Relief It Is How the rise of the bullpen has changed baseball.