Articles of Note

At tens of thousands of pages, Claude Fredericks's diary is engrossing, tedious, and quite possibly a masterpiece   ... more »

New Books

René Magritte was a practical joker and occasional miscreant. He was also, perhaps, a little mad   ... more »

Essays & Opinions

Rosalind Franklin was deprived of double-helix fame. Was that due to a conspiracy, or plain old sexism?... more »