Amelia Earhart and Eleanor Roosevelt once sneaked out of a White House event, commandeered an airplane, and went on a joyride to Baltimore.
Humans are better at following a rhythm when it's low pitched.
The beloved musical first opened on June 10, 2003 in San Francisco.
This could very well be the purr-fect marketing scheme.
The painting's origins have been a source of controversy for decades. Here's how the Mauritshuis museum settled the debate once and for all.
The script shows just how dramatically the tale changed from George Lucas' early drafts.
The discovery of soft tissue in poorly preserved fossils suggests such materials might be more common than we thought.
Margaret Hamilton's code made mankind's "giant leap" possible.
Did you know Arnold Schwarzenegger directed a made-for-TV Christmas movie in 1992? No? That, friends, is why we are here.
Glass deposits detected on Mars could have preserved evidence of ancient life on the Red Planet.
Tired of trying to get the attention of your city government? Why not let the thing you planned to complain about do the work for you?
If you like to romanticize the natural world and its creatures, you're in for a few unpleasant surprises.
©2016 Mental Floss, Inc. All rights reserved. Mental Floss® is a registered trademark owned by Felix Dennis. mentalfloss.com is a trademark owned by Felix Dennis.