Slumber Party Barbie of 1965 came with her own "How to Lose Weight" book. One tip: "Don’t eat."
I Thought I Understood What Was Happening
And then, well, I'm not sure I do.
I Thought I Understood Gravity, Too
I’m not sure I understand anything now.
Craig Should Finesse
MythBuster Adam Savage's obsession with the dodo is well-documented, thanks to a TED talk he gave about his methodical recreation of the extinct bird's skeleton—not an easy task, since no co
Our resident food expert spills the history of his favorite creamy holiday
During the American Civil War, the Union Army quickly figured out how to play Confederates’ own prejudices against them.
Pumpkin pie ice cream, peppermint potato chips,and gravy-flavored sodas—'tis the season for gimmicky packaged foods.
In the timelapse video "Further Up Yonder," we hear snippets of speech from the crew of the International Space Station, also known as Space Station Alpha.
The beginning of Hanukkah is only a couple days from now -do you know where your chanukiyah, the nine-branch menorah, is?
Written by Nick Lowe (1978)
Performed by Nick Lowe
That depends on how you define a “car.” In 1869, Irish scientist Mary Ward was riding in a steam-powered automobile built by her cousins.
When Titanic and Avatar director James Cameron surfaced from his record-breaking solo dive to the deepest known point in the world’s oceans, Challenger Deep, on March 26 this year, he said the environ
You only need come up with a number to solve today's mentalfloss.com Brain Game Think Thursday challenge:
When counting integers 1, 2, 3, and so on, what is the first number
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If you believe the world will end when the Mayan calendar does, you may also believe that Bugarach, France, is the world's safest place.
Portland, Oregon is well-known for being weird.
What was cutting edge at the time seems clunkier than Zack Morris’ cell phone today. So fire up that old modem and enjoy the dated technology of your favorite '90s shows.
This Face Sums Up Most Responses To This
An NBA team is ready to change its name to the Pelicans—one of the most ferocious, fear-inducing mascots ever.
The Not-As-Awkward Family Photos