History

Remembering Matthew Henson, The First Person to Reach the North Pole

Despite his 1909 milestone, you may have never heard of the African-American explorer

Movies

How Barry Sonnenfeld and Danny DeVito Adapted "Get Shorty"

The 1995 comedy almost looked very different

Science

The Strange, Orbital Afterlife of an Apollo-Era Rocket Booster

How scientists traced 2020 SO, a previously unidentified object, to the Surveyor 2 launch back in 1966

Movies

Time's Up Criticizes Brett Ratner's Comeback Attempt

Said comeback attempt involves a Milli Vanilli biopic, apparently

News & Opinion

Did the Pandemic Increase Inequality in Higher Education?

Schools not requiring standardized test scores has had ripple effects