Rami Malek: 'I Hope It's Not Just This Year That Diversity is a Touchstone'
The star of "Mr. Robot" wants Hollywood to keep moving towards a more diverse slate of projectsBy Daniel D'Addario , Salima Koroma and Adam Perez December 18, 2015
Neal Stephenson Explains the Rise of Novelistic TV
The Seveneves author weighs in on the great shows of 2015By Sarah Begley , Adam Perez and Salima Koroma December 17, 2015
How Carly Rae Jepsen Faced Her Fears Following Up 'Call Me Maybe'
Go behind the scenes of TIME's photo shoot with the singer as she talks about her album E•MO•TIONBy Adam Perez , Salima Koroma , Nolan Feeney and Sam Lansky December 16, 2015
Why History Has Its Eyes on Hamilton’s Diversity
“We have the opportunity to reclaim a history that some of us don’t necessarily think is our own"By Adam Perez , Ashley Ross and Salima Koroma December 15, 2015
How Kendrick Lamar Strives to Make Timeless Rap Albums
Go behind the scenes of TIME's photoshoot with the rapper as he talks about his album To Pimp a ButterflyBy Salima Koroma , Nolan Feeney , Sam Lansky and Adam Perez December 14, 2015
Joseph Gordon-Levitt on His Surprising Favorite Film of the Year
The actor, who earned raves for his performance in Robert Zemeckis' The Walk, talks about the movie that inspired him the most in 2015By Salima Koroma , Adam Perez and Stephanie Zacharek December 11, 2015
Taraji P. Henson on Hollywood's Racial Biases: 'I Know the Struggle'
The Empire star talks about Viola Davis's Emmy triumph: "I wanted one of us to win"By Daniel D'Addario , Sam Lansky , Adam Perez and Salima Koroma December 10, 2015
Why Your Nose Will Make or Break Thanksgiving
A cold could be your worst enemy on ThanksgivingBy Salima Koroma and Ainissa Ramirez November 23, 2015
The Director of Three Hunger Games Movies on Resisting a 'Squeaky-Clean' Ending
He reflects on the trilogy as it comes to a closeBy Eliza Berman and Salima Koroma November 21, 2015
Amber Rose Explains How to Make a Million Dollars
The entrepreneur offers financial advice in her new book, How to Be a Bad BitchBy Sarah Begley and Salima Koroma November 11, 2015
A$AP Rocky Talks About the Influences Behind 'LSD'
'I really want to give people drugs through music.'By Salima Koroma November 5, 2015
How Black Millennials Are Changing the Face of Travel
Black millennials are using social media to touch all corners of the worldBy Salima Koroma October 29, 2015
Meet the Rapper Who Thinks the '90s Were Totally Overrated
"The '90s get a lot of credit—I don't really know why," says rapper Vince StaplesBy Salima Koroma October 27, 2015
Here's How Pentatonix Makes Its A Capella Arrangements Happen
Watch the members break down their "Cheerleader" cover and their original song "Can't Sleep Love"By Nolan Feeney and Salima Koroma October 23, 2015
Outkast's Big Boi and Phantogram Explain How Collaborations Thrive
This isn't Big Boi. This isn't Phantogram. It's Big Grams.By Salima Koroma October 8, 2015
Learn the Surprising Science Behind the Football Spiral
How does a football spiral? Gravity is the trick.By Ainissa Ramirez and Salima Koroma October 3, 2015
Artist Kehinde Wiley Explains Why Empire Is So Successful
Why do we love Empire so much? Because "America is Empire"By Salima Koroma September 21, 2015
Why the Coin Toss is Random
Heads you win, tails you lose.By Ainissa Ramirez and Salima Koroma September 18, 2015
Explore the Physics Behind the Tennis Drop Shot
How does a tennis drop shot work? With a little help from the airBy Ainissa Ramirez and Salima Koroma September 9, 2015
Go Behind the Scenes of Sports Illustrated's Cover Shoot With the U.S. Women's Soccer Team
Watch the video above for a behind-the-scenes look at Sports Illustrated's cover shoot with every member of the 2015 Women's World Cup championship squad.By Salima Koroma , Julia Lull and Sports Illustrated July 13, 2015
What Happens to a Country That Defaults on Its Loans?
Argentina and Iceland provide examplesBy Salima Koroma July 9, 2015
The Science of Why We Love Fireworks
How do fireworks work? The same way the universe doesBy Salima Koroma and Ainissa Ramirez July 1, 2015
Watch Walk the Moon Weigh In on This Year's Songs of the Summer
The band talks to TIME about their hit single "Shut Up and Dance" and their thoughts on Fetty Wap, Taylor Swift, Jason Derulo and moreBy Nolan Feeney and Salima Koroma June 25, 2015
#theBrief: Why Isn't There a Vaccine for the MERS Virus?
A treatment for MERS just isn't profitableBy Salima Koroma June 18, 2015
How Uganda's LGBT Community Is Fighting for the Right to Exist
Can Uganda’s gay-rights activists stop the government from enacting another homophobic law?By Salima Koroma and Aryn Baker June 8, 2015
Inside the Battle for Apache Land
The land swap was hidden in the defense spending bill's "rider"By Salima Koroma , Bryan Walsh and Adam Perez June 4, 2015
Inside New York Cops' Move to Body Cameras
The NYPD is testing body cameras and figuring out how they should—and shouldn't—be usedBy Francesca Trianni and Salima Koroma June 3, 2015
The Tumultuous Relationship Between LeBron and Cleveland
From hero to enemy and backBy Salima Koroma May 26, 2015
#TheBrief: When Citizens Record Police
The ACLU's "Police Tape" app has led the way for other police surveillance appsBy Salima Koroma and Ben Goldberger May 7, 2015
Watch Josh Groban Tell the Ultimate Dad Joke
The singer talks to TIME about his new album of musical theater covers, StagesBy Nolan Feeney and Salima Koroma April 28, 2015
#TheBrief: Who Is Responsible for Migrants Who Seek Asylum?
Who is responsible for migrants seeking asylum? Italy? Or the European Union?By Salima Koroma and Bryan Walsh April 22, 2015
Who Is Using Up All of California’s Water?
Three sectors gulp up most of the Golden State’s water supplyBy Salima Koroma April 10, 2015
Nigeria's Kidnapped Girls Forgotten Ahead of Election Day
President Goodluck Jonathan is concentrating his energies on getting re-elected in MarchBy Salima Koroma and Aryn Baker March 2, 2015
See How Frog Legs Helped Make the Oscars Possible
Science explains how those Academy Awards are madeBy Salima Koroma and Ainissa Ramirez February 19, 2015
Eddie Huang: 'I'm Not Mad at Margaret Cho'
"She's a pioneer," the Fresh Off the Boat author saysBy Salima Koroma February 12, 2015
Eddie Huang Doesn't Need You to Tell Him What's Offensive
The author of the memoir-turned-TV-show Fresh Off the Boat talks race, identity, and creating your own America.By Salima Koroma February 6, 2015
Watch How the AK-47 Came to Be 'Made In America'
In early 2015, a U.S.-based company got the green light to start producing what is perhaps the world's most recognizable assault rifleBy Salima Koroma January 28, 2015
How Islam Became the Fastest-Growing Religion in Europe
French colonialism and immigration policies across Europe helped fuel migration from the Muslim worldBy Salima Koroma and Carlos H. Martinelli January 16, 2015
Nas: 'It's Not Cool For the U.S. to Look Like Apartheid South Africa'
The rapper says Americans—both black and white—need to know their historyBy Salima Koroma December 17, 2014
Hear How a Cab Driver Changed Tony Bennett's Stage Shows
A cabbie gave Tony Bennett an idea about his live performances that he's never forgottenBy Salima Koroma November 24, 2014
Tony Bennett Says Lady Gaga Has Something Other Singers Don't
The legendary crooner on why she's the perfect jazz singerBy Salima Koroma November 24, 2014
These Athletes Lost Endorsement Deals After Scandals
Nike dropping Adrian Peterson is a reminder of other athletes who lost their endorsements following scandalsBy Salima Koroma November 18, 2014
OITNB Star Lea DeLaria Out-Preaches a Homophobic Preacher
"This is not Sodom and Gomorrah"By Jack Linshi and Salima Koroma November 4, 2014
Chechen Dissident: I Survived Abduction by Putin's Agents
The story of one man who says he was tortured for challenging Russia's presidentBy Simon Shuster and Salima Koroma October 30, 2014
See the Creepy Traditions That Spawned Halloween
Here's how Halloween happened.By Salima Koroma October 27, 2014
What Are the Rights of People Quarantined for Ebola?
The term "quarantine" goes back to the Bubonic Plague epidemic. How has it evolved since then?By Salima Koroma and Ben Goldberger October 23, 2014
Russell Brand Explains How You Start a Revolution
"This is a revolution to make life more exciting."By Salima Koroma and Belinda Luscombe October 23, 2014
See How Christopher Columbus Got His Own Holiday
The 15th century explorer is known for "discovering" the New WorldBy Salima Koroma October 10, 2014
Watch Jennifer Garner Explain How She'll Talk to Her Kids About Sex
Jennifer Garner, who stars in a new movie about the perils of the Internet called Men, Women & Children, has nothing particularly against porn. She just doesn’t want her three kids to see it online...By Salima Koroma and Belinda Luscombe October 9, 2014
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