This Is How to Stand Out on LinkedIn
These eight tips will make your profile pop.
Aurorae Out an Airplane Window
The Warren Buffett Edition
Slate Money on the man, the fortune, and the future of Berkshire Hathaway.
Stop Vilifying Almonds
Yes, they use up a lot of water in drought-afflicted California. But the story gets a lot more complicated from there.
From The Daily Show to the Past
Brian Unger explains how his career led him to a job as a park ranger, slash historian, slash tour guide, slash Travel Channel TV host.
The Canadian Supreme Court, unlike the United States’ Supreme Court, understands that sectarian prayer is sectarian.
Pirate Bay Co-Founder Cruelly Held in Swedish Prison Without Classic Nintendo
Justice Department Likely to Recommend Blocking Comcast–Time Warner Cable Merger
Poor Children May Have Smaller Brains Than Rich Children. Does That Tell Us Anything?
Discount Retailer T.J. Maxx Doesn't Work the Way You Think
Oklahoma Legalizes “Nitrogen Asphyxiation” as Execution Method
Watch Nirvana Perform for a Two-Person Audience in One of Their First Rehearsals
This Anti-Gay Michigan Mechanic Says Joining Things Requires Nuts and Bolts. Is That True?
Bystander Who Filmed Walter Scott’s Death Seeks Payment from News Organizations
Yahoo Has Big Plans for Search, Starting With a Renegotiated Bing Deal
Dallas’ Traveling Man Statues Tell the Freewheeling Tale of a Magic Robot
ISIS-Claimed Bomb Kills at least Three Outside U.S. Consulate in Irbil, Iraq
Loose Zebras Terrorize Belgium (Video)
AmEx’s Terrible Year Is Getting Even Worse
Could Next Week Finally Be the Week the Senate Confirms Loretta Lynch?
CBC Report Depicts Jian Ghomeshi as Creepy Egomaniac Enabled by Management
Why Is the U.S. Backing a War That’s Helping al-Qaida?
Jessica Williams and Samantha Bee Made the Perfect Awards Ceremony for ’Murica
Elephants Really Never Forget
Einstein’s Brain Heist
Why are we so obsessed with famous dead bodies?
Hail to the Chief
Republicans haven’t just rejected President Obama. They have adopted Benjamin Netanyahu as their leader.
Etsy Waited 10 Years to Go Public. Is That Slow or Fast?
These Inspiring Women Are the Firsts in Their Fields
On-Duty Air Marshal Leaves Gun on Airport Toilet Paper Dispenser as Agency Faces Investigation
States Can’t Get Elite Attorneys to Defend Their Gay Marriage Bans? Good!
Letter From Prominent Doctors Implies Columbia Should Fire Dr. Oz for Being a Quack
What Happened at Slate This Week?
Chad Lorenz talks about running the home page, writing headlines, and his favorite picks from the magazine this week.
Crash Course Astronomy: Mercury
We Are All Matthew McConaughey Watching the New Star Wars Trailer
The Trailer for Batman v Superman Is Here, and It Looks Dark
The “Chicken in Every Burrito Bowl” Edition
Listen to Slate’s show about the recently launched presidential campaigns of Hillary Clinton and Sen. Marco Rubio, and Congress’s bipartisan consensus on Iran legislation.
Live at Politics & Prose
Matthew Crawford on Overcoming Our “Crisis of Attention”
Crawford discusses his new book, The World Beyond Your Head, at Politics & Prose.
Semi Truck Crash Spills Spectacular Number of Bees Across Highway
A Midcentury Map of American Wildflowers
Plays With Squirrels Returns
The impressively prolific alternate identities of Eric Matthews on Boy Meets World.