The Electric Typewriter

Great articles and essays by the world's best journalists and writers.
10th Apr

by Amy Harmon

Is tampering with its DNA the only way to save the orange?

9th Apr

by Megan Garber


Linguists finally catch up with the evolution of the word “because.”

8th Apr

by Jean Twenge

Deep anxiety about the ability to have children later in life plagues many women. But the decline in fertility over the course of a woman’s 30s has been oversold. Here’s what the statistics really tell us—and what they don’t…

7th Apr

by Maria Bustillos

On living, dying, and the digital afterlife

5th Apr

A Tetw reading list

The best writing about the art of raising kids