Arranged in chronological order, these are the articles our readers spent the most time on this year.
  1. The Blame for the Charlie Hebdo Murders, by George Packer
  2. Unmournable Bodies, by Teju Cole
  3. I Switched to a Standing Desk, So Now You Should, Too, by Tom O’Donnell
  4. Did John Roberts Tip His Hand? by Jeffrey Toobin
  5. The Borowitz Report: Scientists: Earth Endangered by New Strain of Fact-Resistant Humans, by Andy Borowitz
  6. Kalief Browder, 1993–2015, by Jennifer Gonnerman
  7. Can Reading Make You Happier? by Ceridwen Dovey
  8. Everything I Am Afraid Might Happen If I Ask New Acquaintances to Get Coffee, by Hallie Cantor
  9. How to Stay Safe When the Big One Comes, by Kathryn Schulz
  10. All Scientists Should be Militant Atheists, by Lawrence M. Krauss
  11. Getting Jazz Right in the Movies, by Richard Brody
  12. The Two Asian Americas, by Karan Mahajan
  13. Telling the Truth About ISIS and Raqqa, by David Remnick