Amy Stark

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25 Beautiful Cheap Pallet DIY Storage Projects to Realize With Ease

Is there a pile of old pallets in your yard from your recently constructed home or cottage? Do you have a friend that owns a pile of old pallets? If …

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John T. Downey, CIA agent captured by China during the Korean War: The story of the longest held American POW.

<i>On Nov. 17, John T. Downey died in Branford, Conn., at the age of 84. In September, Slate published an account of Downey's decades-long captivity in</i> …

Crimetown USA

There was a certain tidiness to the killings in Youngstown. Usually they happened late at night when there were no witnesses or police and only the …

The Daily Beast’s Best Longreads, February 22, 2014

From sexual assault at a fundamentalist evangelical college to Wall Streeters in drag, The Daily Beast picks the best journalism from around the web …

Why the World Cannot Forget Stalin

Hitler and Mao still captivate our imagination, but one of the great monsters of the 20th century recedes. Historian Paul Johnson on why he decided …

Vladimir Putin's Russia Has Crushed Dissent but Is Still Falling Apart

On December 19, Maria Baronova met me on the steps of the Nikulinsky courthouse, a squat Soviet-era building lost in a construction zone somewhere in …

A Valuable Reputation

After Tyrone Hayes said that a chemical was harmful, its maker pursued him.<p>In 2001, seven years after joining the biology faculty of the University of California, Berkeley, Tyrone Hayes stopped talking about his research with people he didn’t trust. He instructed the students in his lab, where he …

Super Bowl Lineup: The Best NFL Longreads This Season

From Richard Sherman’s path out of Compton to Peyton Manning’s grueling rehab from neck surgery, here’s the best Denver Broncos/Seattle Seahawks …

Budda boys in Nepal and the hells of meditation: Great stories about seeking nirvana.

<i>Every weekend, Longform shares a collection of great stories from</i> <i>its archive</i> <i>with Slate. For daily picks of new and classic nonfiction, check out</i></i> …

Dave Chappelle, Miley Cyrus, and the best book of the year: The best culture writing of 2013.

This week on <b>Slate</b>, we’ll be sharing our favorite articles of the year. For our full list—including the top 10 of the year, plus picks in sports, …

Exiled Russians, Nazi anatomists, and trashy New Yorkers: The best history articles of 2013.

This week on <i>Slate</i>, we’ll be sharing our favorite articles of the year. For our full list—including the top 10 of the year, plus picks in sports, …

Serial killers, Craigslist murders, Amy Bishop: The best crime writing of 2013.

This week on <b>Slate</b>, we’ll be sharing our favorite articles of the year. For our full list—including the top 10 of the year, plus picks in sports, …

Skin lampshades: The Longform guide to our largest organ.

<i>Every weekend, Longform shares a collection of great stories from</i> <i>its archive</i> <i>with Slate. For daily picks of new and classic nonfiction, check</i> …