It Is 2015 and Some Crazy Blink-182 Drama Is Happening
The iPad Is 5 Years Old Today. You Still Don’t Need One.
Tumbling Into the Screen
How watching movies with my daughter changed the way I thought about film.
Would You Ride the Rusty, Creaking Cable Cars of Chiatura?
The Myth That Middle-Class Students Don’t Get Financial Aid
Chipotle’s Sofritas Promotion Was So Popular That a Bunch of Locations Sold Out
This Hacker Figured How to Hijack One of the Most Popular Drones
What the Kochs’ $889 Million Promise Means for the GOP Primary
As the Catholic Church’s Influence Wanes, Ireland Is Having a Gay Moment
Dear Patriots Haters
A message from a Pats fan to all the chafing, crybaby chumps out there.
Bobby Jindal’s Presidential Rollout Is Off to a Terrible Start
While other candidates went to Iowa, Jindal headlined an evangelical revival.
The White House Needs a Refresher Course on World War II History
Blizzard Latest: Boston Gets the Massive Storm It Expected, NYC Does Not
The Difficult Process of Making Going Clear, the Powerful New Doc About Scientology
This Prefab Cube Shrinks an Entire House Into One Tiny Structure
Everything That’s Happened Around Adnan Syed’s Case Since Serial Premiered: A Timeline
Astronomers Find Ancient Earth-Sized Planets in Our Galactic Backyard
Watch the First Trailer for Fantastic Four, Starring Miles Teller and Michael B. Jordan
Freed POW Bowe Bergdahl Will be Charged With Desertion (Update: Army Denies)
Slate Voice: “American Liar”
Listen to Mark Joseph Stern read his piece about Jesse Ventura’s defamation suit against Chris Kyle.
Watch GIF-iti Artist INSA Create the World’s Largest GIF
Many New York Subway Cars Ran Overnight Despite Purported Shutdown
The Many Modern-Day Kings and Queens of Nigeria
How Technology Is Changing the Family Tree: A Future Tense Event Recap
Prudie advises a mother whose baby won’t sleep through the night, making it hard to have sex.
Meet Kevin Daniels, the Actor Behind One of TV’s Most Interesting Gay Characters
A Victorian Argument That Snow Is Holy, Illustrated by a Beautiful Catalog of Flakes
Western Australia Is Perverting Science to Kill Sharks, and Scientists are Furious
Shameik Moore on the Significance of Dope in the Wake of Trayvon Martin and Michael Brown
The Danger of Reading the Comments
People trust supposedly credible online sources even for health decisions.
When Will Downton Abbey’s Miss Bunting Mind Her Manners? Two Slate Critics Dissect the Latest Episode.
On International Holocaust Remembrance Day, We Mustn’t Forget Nazism’s Gay Victims
What Is the Most Important Classical Chinese Painting?
Director Craig Zobel on Faith vs. Science in His New Post-Apocalyptic Drama
Catching a Comet’s Dusty Breath
The Best Photos From the Great East Coast Blizzard of 2015
After Months of Fighting in Syria, U.S.-Backed Kurdish Forces Drive ISIS Out of Kobani
Microsoft’s Imperfect 10
We can mock the decision to skip Windows 9, but the software giant still has a serious share of the market.
Here Are the Craziest Revelations From Sundance’s Hit Scientology Documentary, Going Clear
Obama’s Gallup Job Approval Rating Reaches 50 Percent for First Time Since 2013