February 28, 2014 Issue

Nary a Drop to Drink

The chemical spill in West Virginia poisoned the water, and may have poisoned the state's trust in the industries that have sustained and plundered it
In Focus

Journalists on Trial and in a Cage in Egypt

Australian journalist Peter Greste (3rd R) of Al-Jazeera and his colleagues stand inside the defendants cage during their trial for allegedly supporting the Muslim Brotherhood at Cairo's Tora prison on March 5, 2014. The high-profile case that sparked a global outcry over muzzling of the press is seen as a test of the military-installed government's tolerance of independent media, with activists fearing a return to autocracy three years after the Arab Spring uprising that toppled Hosni Mubarak.
Launch Slideshow 6 PHOTOS

Allman Joy

In searching for her guitar hero father, Galadrielle Allman does something seldom seen in rock bios: She tells the story of its women

More Than Skin-Deep

A new generation of artists is bringing stunning – and occasionally terrifying – 3-D to the ink-stained wretches