By Susan H. Gordon 3 min read
This weekend, closely monitor Hillary Clinton's health (or maybe don't), consider the Syria Civil Defense for the next Nobel Peace Prize, and beware the sixth extinction.
By Dan Zak 4 min read
Like 'Dr. Strangelove,' born of the Cold War chaos around nuclear warfare, these 10 works of art illuminate our ongoing atomic age.
By Meghan McCullough 10 min read
Elizabeth Letts spoke with Signature about her latest book, The Perfect Horse, the story of a little-known mission to rescue pedigree stallions during WWII.
By Nathan Gelgud 2 min read
For the 100th anniversary of the Battle of the Somme, Nathan Gelgud illustrates the vivid anti-WWI poem by Wilfred Owen, "Dulce et Decorum est."
By J. Kael Weston 5 min read
Former State Department official J. Kael Weston reflects on the last conversation he had with NPR’s David Gilkey – who was killed alongside Zabi Tamanna in Afghanistan in early June – and the ongoing dangers of and necessity for wartime journalism.