• Dispatch 13: Challenge Trials

    Nov 25, 2020
    Would you volunteer to get infected with COVID-19 to save someone’s life? Thousands of people already have.
  • Deception

    Nov 19, 2020
    Lies, liars, and lie catchers. And the strange power of lying to yourself.  
  • Breaking Benford

    Nov 13, 2020
    The internet says an obscure mathematical law can tell us something about the 2020 US election. It can't. But it can tell us about us.
  • Bloc Party

    Nov 2, 2020
    Who are the soccer moms of the 2020 election? We set out to find them.
  • How to Win Friends and Influence Baboons

    Oct 31, 2020
    How important is the way you walk? Well, if you’re a baboon it can flip the entire power structure of your troop on it’s head. At least when it comes to breakfast.
  • What If?

    Oct 23, 2020
    If a president happened to break a few political norms and decide, in the face of defeat, to fight instead of concede, what would actually happen? Today we choose our own adventure.
  • No Special Duty

    Oct 2, 2020
    A look at what happens when the police don’t do the one thing you expect them to.
  • Insomnia Line

    Sep 25, 2020
    It’s the dead of night, you’re wide awake. And you’re not alone. So we put a phone number on twitter, and spent all night talking to the sleepless among us.