In January 2013, Rebecca Greenfield wrote that the future of the iTunes Store lies not in music, but in apps.
In May 2014, David Frum wrote about national security and national transparency.
The year you were born, James Fallows wrote about the opportunities President George W. Bush lost when he decided to invade Iraq.
NASA / JPL-Caltech / Space Science Institute
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.
Jason Reed / Reuters
The legacy of the first African American couple in the White House would be a major focus of The Atlantic.
In February 2016, Katharine Schwab wrote about a new Instagram-friendly trend in art exhibitions.
In December 2015, Robinson Meyer wrote about why scientists had accepted this fact.
The Atlantic is here to help you process it, in stories like these:
Sign up to be notified of any future updates to your timeline.
View the timeline for someone else's birthday.