‘Headless Chicken Monster’ Spotted in the Deep Sea ‘Headless Chicken Monster’ Spotted in the Deep Sea

A sea cucumber, previously only filmed off the Gulf of Mexico, was seen floating near Antarctica.

today, 8:42
Q. & A.: Tell Us 5 Things About Your Book: College Athletics and Its Corporate Sponsors Q. & A.: Tell Us 5 Things About Your Book: College Athletics and Its Corporate Sponsors

In “University of Nike,” Joshua Hunt examines the University of Oregon and Nike as a case study for the relationship between public institutions and corporate benefactors.

yesterday, 17:00
Eve Ewing Blasts From Chicago to Space, With a Boost from Marvel Eve Ewing Blasts From Chicago to Space, With a Boost from Marvel

She is a sociologist, poet, Twitter maven, Chicago cultural celebrity and newly minted Marvel Comics writer. But don’t ask Dr. Ewing about her superpowers.

yesterday, 20:33
Review: A Song of Eternity in ‘Midnight at the Never Get’ Review: A Song of Eternity in ‘Midnight at the Never Get’

It’s 1963 again, and this chamber musical packs all the heartbreak and bliss of love in a Village gay bar of the era.

yesterday, 20:23
Critic’s Pick: Review: A Thrilling ‘Ferryman’ Serves Up a Glorious Harvest Feast Critic’s Pick: Review: A Thrilling ‘Ferryman’ Serves Up a Glorious Harvest Feast

Jez Butterworth’s great, sprawling drama of rural Northern Ireland during the Troubles bares a culture’s contradictions through riveting storytelling.

today, 3:45
California’s Underwater Forests Are Being Eaten by the ‘Cockroaches of the Ocean’ California’s Underwater Forests Are Being Eaten by the ‘Cockroaches of the Ocean’

Climate change is ravaging California’s underwater kelp forests. That’s caused what one scientist called a “perfect storm” in the ecosystem.

today, 11:00
Take a Number: Fast Food: It’s What’s for Dinner. And Lunch. And Breakfast. Take a Number: Fast Food: It’s What’s for Dinner. And Lunch. And Breakfast.

On any given day in America, about one-third of adults will eat fast food, according to the C.D.C.

today, 11:00
Essay: The Ghost Story Persists in American Literature. Why? Essay: The Ghost Story Persists in American Literature. Why?

A slew of ghosts in recent books are a vessel for the country’s collective terror and guilt.

today, 11:00
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