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Suicide Mission

Ty Carter fought in Afghanistan and became a hero. Now he has one more enemy to fight: PTSD.

Yochi Dreazen |

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The Undisclosed

Haunting portraits of the victims of America’s drone war in Pakistan.

Massimo Berruti |

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Diplomacy by Design

A new generation of architects is using rail lines, shopping centers, and football fields to keep the peace from Belfast to Baghdad.

Nate Berg |

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The Social Laboratory

Singapore is testing whether mass surveillance and big data can not only protect national security, but actually engineer a more harmonious society.

Shane Harris |

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Have We Hit Peak America?

The sources of U.S. power and the path to national renaissance.

Elbridge Colby |

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The Bleeding Edge

For decades, Minnesota has 
led the world in developing medical technology. But now red tape 
at home and competition abroad 
are threatening its dominance.

Sarah Laskow |

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Ctrl + Alt + Delete

Resetting America's military.

Shawn Brimley |

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Target:?

The United States has spent $1 billion on a weapon that 
has no mission. And started an arms race with China in the process.

James M. Acton |

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The Looming Robotics Gap

Why America's global dominance in military technology is starting to crumble.

Michael C. Horowitz |

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The Littlest Boy

Twenty years after Hiroshima, elite American troops trained to stop a Soviet invasion -- with nuclear weapons strapped to their backs.

Adam Rawnsley |

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Closing the Books

Should the world's "last Nazi hunter" give up the chase?

Katie Engelhart |

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Our Man in Africa

America championed a bloodthirsty torturer to fight the original war on terror. Now, he is finally being brought to justice.

Michael Bronner |

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The Disappeared

Reporting and surviving a war with no rules.

James Traub |