Daniel Stone is a former contributor to Newsweek and the Daily Beast. He covered energy and environmental policy and was the magazine's White House correspondent from 2009 to 2012.

Space Hero

A Modest Man

Neil Armstrong’s biggest accomplishment was showing us how to accept honest humility. By Daniel Stone.

Gold-Medal Campaigning

Obama and Romney’s Olympic Dreams

As the Olympics kick off in London, both candidates will try to link their campaigns to the image of America at its medal-winning best, says Daniel Stone.

Should Congress Police Horseracing? ‪

With no oversight agency and special treatment under the law, horseracing may be America’s luckiest sport. But out-of-control doping has Congress taking a second look. Daniel Stone reports.