J.K. Rowling invented Quidditch in a pub.
You may be surprised to learn that not every politician is equipped with romantic game.
Make Your Very Own Ice Cubes: A Step-by-Step Guide
If you own the domain name Food.com, you better make sure you have all food bases covered.
South Korean fencer Shin A-Lam provided one of the indelible images of the 2012 London Olympics when she staged an hour-long, tearful protest after losing to Germany’s Britta Heidemann in an individua
The beginning of the week brings with it a new Monday Math Square mentalfloss.com Brain Game challenge.
Michael Phelps has won more Olympic medals than 154 participating nations, and didn't even medal in his first trip to the Games.
After a tense and slightly inebriated evening of watching NASA TV, I am pleased to report: NASA's Curiosity rover has
You’ll need more than a map and a shovel to find these cultural gems. But trust us, it will be worth the effort.
1. Hitchcock's Missing
Oscar Pistorius is one of the best stories of the 2012 London Games. Yesterday, the South African double amputee advanced to the semi-finals of the men's 400-meters.
This is so cool - the BBC has put together an Olympic Body Match where you input your height and weight and it will match you up with one (or more) Olympic athletes who match your body specs.
NASA's latest and greatest Mars rover, known as Curiosity, will attempt to land on Mars early Monday morning (or late Sunday night, depending on where you are on Earth).
Eye floaters — or muscae volitantes, Latin for “hovering flies" — are those tiny, oddly shaped objects that sometimes appear in your vision, most often when you’re looking at the sky on a sunny d
In 1999, Karen Herman interviewed Fred Rogers for the Archive of American Television.
Whether you loved or hated the recent HBO series "Girls," or even if you didn't see it at all, you may still appreciate the parody trailer for "Boys." I very much want this to
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Olympic history books are filled with stories of amazing individual performances and team achievements.