Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie on what happens before a video goes viral. Plus: More news we’re reading.
Things are so close but look so far away.
It could be summer break all year in another existence.
Communication is ever-evolving. Plus: Essays on Lindsay Lohan, science, and literature.
Persistent pimples, seeing the future, and staying in the present.
The space engineer talks about antimatter, rocket landings, and life on Mars.
Time and spacetime made simple.
Interstellar spacecraft, “unprintable” digital books, and other sci-fi come to life.
An earnest attempt to unravel an eternal debate.
A new column in which we ask, “Why are things the way they are?”
December’s theme is TIME TRAVEL. Here’s what kinds of submissions we’re looking for, plus info on how to send us your work. ✴
Rookie is an online magazine and book series for teenagers. Each month, a different editorial theme drives the writing, photography, and artwork that we publish. Learn more about us here, and find out how to submit your work here!