Jupiter’s Rep as Planetary Protector May Be Exaggerated. On the Plus Side, It May Be Responsible for Life on Earth.
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Why Bernie Sanders Should Stay in the Race He’s not going to beat Hillary Clinton, but there are bigger battles to fight.
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A Man Has Contracted HIV While on PrEP. What This Means—and Doesn’t—for the Future of HIV Prevention.
The XX Factor
In Praise of Simpler Oscar Times, When No One Had a Stylist and Actresses Wore Charmingly Hideous Dresses
The New York Times’ Interviews on Diversity in Hollywood Show Why Onscreen Representation Isn’t Enough
The SB Nation Debacle Shows the Folly of Writing About Rapists When You Understand Nothing About Rape
TV Club Podcast
The Walking Dead Podcast Join our members-only TV Club to listen to spoiler-filled discussion of Episode 11.
Tell Us What You Think About Algorithms All month, we’ve run pieces on the risks and rewards of algorithms influencing our lives. Now we want to hear from you.