Articles of Note

Do we any longer need a single, definitive authority on American English? The answer lies somewhere between Noah Webster and the Internet... more »

New Books

A conservative at odds with conservatives, Francis Fukuyama says America's problem is not that government is too powerful, but that it's too weak... more »

Essays & Opinions

John Brockman's Edge question for 2015 asks 182 intellectuals: What do you think about machines that think?... more »