The Gardiner frog, an inhabitant of the isolated rain forests of the Seychelles islands that split from the continental mass more than 50 million years ago, may possess an ancient evolutionary mechanism for sound perception.
Roads & Kingdoms
Marooned in the Desert Sixty-seven years after the Arab-Israeli War, 3,000 Palestinians remain forgotten and stateless in rural Egypt.
What Happened at Slate This Week? Assistant interactives editor Andrew Kahn on the best of Slate, from the history of slavery to Mad Men.
Honeybees at a Crossroads Drought, pesticides, diseases—it’s not a good time to be a bee.