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Why the Great Outdoors Is Great for Your Happiness

Now They’re Calling for Violence

Trump Will Release the Warrant

The Pinched-Hose Economy

Why Serena Williams’s Retirement Is Different

America’s New Monkeypox Strategy Rests on a Single Study

‘The Opposite of a Raid’

‘History Is Human’: Remembering David McCullough

Congress Just Passed a Big Climate Bill. No, Not That One.

The ‘L.A. Woman’ Reveals Herself

Have a Difficult Childhood? These Writers Did Too.

How California Exported Its Worst Problem to Texas

The Other Ukrainian Army

Lessons From a Lonely, Trump-Defiant Republican

What Comes After the Search Warrant?

Hibernation: The Extreme Lifestyle That Can Stop Aging

The President Who Wanted Nazi Generals

The Bad and Good News About Trump’s Violent Supporters

Conservatives Believe Trump Is Above the Law

The Powerful, Unlikely Force Shaping Modern TV

The Economic Principle That Helps Me Order at Restaurants

Stuck With Trump

The Dark Absurdity of American Violence

The Camp Fire Teens Are Adults Now

The Rivalry That Defines America

The Mar-a-Lago Raid Proves the U.S. Isn’t a Banana Republic

The Secret History of Family Separation

The End of Manual Transmission

A New Eruption of Iceland’s Fagradalsfjall Volcano

Beach Vacationers Are Doing It Wrong

What America’s Great Unwinding Would Mean for the World

Afghanistan Did Not Have to Turn Out This Way

History’s Greatest Obstacle to Climate Progress Has Finally Fallen

September Cover Story by Caitlin Dickerson Exposes Secret History of Trump Administration’s Family-Separation Policy

An American Catastrophe

Escaping the Patriarchy for Good

Una catástrofe estadounidense

The American Faith I Was Raised In

Are You Sure You’re Not Guilty of the ‘Millennial Pause’?

Hotel Earth

The Problem With Being Too Cautious in Vaccine Trials

The Deepening Mystery of Kyrsten Sinema

Fish Oil Is Good! No, Bad! No, Good! No, Wait

Netflix’s The Sandman Is a Fan’s Dream. Is That Good Enough?

12 Books to Help You Love Reading Again

Modern Men Are Still Figuring Out Fatherhood

The Radical Fringe That Just Went Mainstream in Arizona

George Clooney’s Tequila Is Taking Over Rap

Between Not Wanting to Live and Not Wanting to Die

How Do You Actually Stop the Steal?