Ohio Couple Married for 70 Years Die 15 Hours Apart
Four French Journalists Freed After 10 Months of Captivity in Syria
Prince Gets Melancholy in His Latest Song, "The Breakdown"
South Korea Ferry Captain Arrested as Rescuers Say There’s “Almost Zero” Chance of Survivors
Watch How a TV Anchor in Mexico Keeps Calm as Earthquake Shakes Studio
How Companies Like Fitbit and Nest Are Making Money off Your Data
The Empire’s Death Star Test Goes Well
Why Are Some People Early Birds and Others Night Owls?
The Longform Guide to Cuba
Great writing about the current state of the country, plus a few picks from its past.
Amazing Footage of Dragon Space Capsule Seen from the Ground
This is how you should spend your 4/20.
Do White Castle Prices Tell Us Anything About the Minimum Wage?
If You're a Language Nerd, This Will Figuratively Make Your Day
British Airways Is Going Back to the Future
Doc Brown would be proud.
We Won’t Get a Final Decision on Keystone XL Until After the Midterm Elections
The XX Factor
Should the Government Regulate Photoshopping in Ads? Two Congresswomen Say Yes.
Why People Are Freaking Out Over General Mills' New Legal Policy
Warrant Requested for South Korean Ferry Captain's Arrest
Gay Nightlife for Minorities Risks Extinction
Drones Get Sketchier When You Use Them to Spot Pot Farms So You Can Steal the Drugs
Guardian Interviews Eccentric Co-Architect of CIA Interrogation Program
How Not to End Racial Discrimination
Conservatives have been making the same wrongheaded argument for more than 100 years.
Why Pope Francis Has Been an Effective Leader
Did Enough “Young Invincibles” Sign Up for Obamacare?
Apple Has an iPad Problem
How Would the U.S. Media Cover the Clintons if They Were in Another Country?
Sen. Elizabeth Warren’s new memoir is far friendlier than anyone expected.
“The Risks Are Enormous”
Polish Foreign Minister Radek Sikorski on Putin’s reckless course.
The Most WTF Moments on Last Night’s Scandal Finale
Gorgeous Easter Eggs From the Master Patissiers of France
Roads & Kingdoms
I Ran the Pyongyang Marathon
What I saw running 26 miles in a Stalinist dictatorship.
Year of No Sugar Reads Like a How-To Manual for an Eating Disorder
Data Doesn’t Lie?
The fuzzy math behind the search for MH370.
Clint Eastwood Made a Musical: Watch the Trailer for Jersey Boys
Criminal Cabbie Mastermind (Allegedly) Evaded 3,000 Tolls
How Easter stubbornly resists commercialism.
Feed the World
Listen to the Plants
They talk to bugs and birds all the time in a language that could be the future of food.
Blood Made From Stem Cells Could Be Coursing Through Your Veins in a Few Years
The Ukraine, You Saw, You Conquered Gabfest
Listen to Slate’s show about Putin’s muscle-flexing in Ukraine, race in the Obama era, and the botched Jameis Winston investigation.
A Stunning Testament to the Life and Work of Chris Hondros