The Keepers: Behind the Unsolved Murder of a Nun That Is Now a Netflix...

A beloved Baltimore nun went shopping for pastries nearly 50 years ago and then suddenly vanished — only to turn up dead in a ditch with her skull partially...

The Best Media Streaming Devices You Can Buy Right Now

With over-the-top television services like DirecTV Now, Playstation Vue, and Sling TV gaining popularity, the great unbundling is upon us — and it’s now easier than ever to dump...

Review: ‘The Legend of Zelda: Breath of The Wild’ Is a Masterpiece

Scrambling across the idyllic vistas of Nintendo’s vast new fantasy sandbox The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild, it’s easy to see the action-adventure’s sunken structures—plaintive artifacts of...

What We Would Lose In a Cashless Society

1. This is what we risk in a move to a cashless society. By Brett Scott in Aeon 2. Our nation has lost its trust in experts. Here’s how to restore...

A College Degree Could Cost $500,000

1. In 18 years, a college degree could cost about $500,000. By Vanessa Wong in Buzzfeed 2. Our voice-controlled devices are great — unless you have an accent. By Sonia Paul in...

How To Close the Gender Pay Gap in 27 Years

1. Here’s how to close the gender pay gap — in 27 years. By Kathryn Vasel in CNN 2. We can end child marriage. This is how. By Sajeda Amin, M Niaz...

Cursive Is Making a Comeback. Test Your Handwriting Skills With This Quiz

(NEW YORK) — Cursive writing is looping back into style in schools across the country after a generation of students who know only keyboarding, texting and printing out their...

What the Senate Should Ask Neil Gorsuch — But Likely Won’t

Senate Judiciary Committee hearings for United States Supreme Court justice nominee Neil Gorsuch are fast approaching. It’s time to consider some key questions about First Amendment speech rights the senators...

You’ve Never Seen Harry Potter Like This Before

The story of Harry Potter may be officially “done,” but thanks to the series’ illustrated editions, fans are getting a whole new look at J.K. Rowling’s wizarding world. After...

The Idea of North America Is Over

1. The idea of North America is over. By Benjamin Wallace-Wells in the New Yorker 2. America is facing a dangerous enemy. We just can’t agree who. By Uri Friedman in the...

How to Save the World’s Forests

1. Here’s how to celebrate — and help save — the world’s forests. By Bob Berwyn in Pacific Standard 2. In refugee camps, mobile phones become a powerful education tool. By Sarah...

Review: ‘1-2-Switch’ Is the Real Reason to Buy the Nintendo Switch

“I wonder who they paid to do all these videos,” quips a guest at a Nintendo Switch party I’ve put together to test a kooky new game. She’s as...

This Tax Could Save Your Life

1. This tax could save your life. By Tom Frieden at CNN 2. Can we be too emotionally intelligent? By Agata Blaszczak-Boxe in Scientific American 3. Why we should not know our own...

No One Knows What To Do With the International Space Station

1. No one knows what to do with the International Space Station. By Sara Chodosh in Popular Science 2. A brain scan might help doctors choose between medicine or therapy for...

The Best TVs You Can Buy Right Now for Every Budget

When it’s time to buy a new television, people typically face one of two scenarios: They’re either standing in a big box store, mouths agape as a wall of...