In November 2015, Emily Anne Epstein rounded up photos of the game and its players over the course of its 80-year history.
In December 2015, Philip K. Howard wrote about how a bipartisan deal could fix America's failing infrastructure.
The year you were born, Caroline A. Henderson wrote about the dire poverty, desiccated soil, and long, dark days she experienced on an Oklahoma farm during the Dust Bowl.
In June 2015, Benjamin Gross wrote about the models who calibrated color television and, in doing so, reinforced long-standing hierarchies of gender and race.
Over the years, the moon landing has come to be lauded as the pinnacle of human achievement, although it was often derided at the time. In 1963, NASA astronauts took to The Atlantic to plead the case for landing on the moon.
In September 2015, Megan Garber wrote about the professional genius and personal failings of Apple founder Steve Jobs, and a new documentary that considered his mixed legacy.
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With NASA's Cassini-Huygens mission in 2005, humans landed a probe in the outer reaches of the solar system for the first time, a moment Ross Andersen called the most glorious mission in the history of planetary science.
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In May 2015, Ross Douthat wrote about how Pope Francis would affect the divide among liberal and conservative Catholics.
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