After 60 years of terrorizing the silver screen, Godzilla is ready to raid again this month. But even after 32 movie appearances, how much do we really know about him?
Zip up your rubber monster suit and join us for a brief video history of Godzilla.
TODAY IN SLATE
The Right to Run
If you can vote, you should be able to run for public office—any office.
I Went Hunting for Ebola in 2004. (What I Found Was Bats.)
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Can it be again?
Ben Bradlee’s Fascinating Relationship With JFK
The Simpsons World App Is Finally Here
I feel like a kid in some kind of store.
Driving in Circles
The autonomous Google car may never actually happen.