Fredric Baur invented the Pringles can. When he died in 2008, his ashes were buried in one.
Today is Alaska Day, the anniversary of the formal transfer of the Territory of Alaska from Russia to the United States.
Around this time of year, we’re all loosening our belts and getting ready to gorge ourselves on hot, gravy-laden turkey.
Today's mentalfloss.com Brain Game Think Thursday challenge is an open-ended question with no set answer. We haven't done one like this for a while, so it's time.
10 Things You Didn’t Know About Vampires. Like, eating garlic isn't your only defense against them, just the tastiest.
The Gregory Brothers know how to make a political debate entertaining.
Sometimes, a video comes along that answers a question I didn't know I had: How does a ladybug fly if it doesn't have visible wings? It doesn't just flap its shell around.
Written and performed by Peter Gabriel
Star In Your Very Own Political Ad
PBS has put together this nifty site that allows you to craft an ad for your very own campaign.
In May 1925, an article appeared in a Paris newspaper about the decaying condition of the Eiffel Tower.
We’ve been just a little bit obsessed with old timey and subcultural slang here at the Floss as of late, and today we’re going to mine one of the richest sources for weird slang and code-talk: crimina