7-Up was originally called "Bib-Label Lithiated Lemon-Lime Soda."
1. Whether or not you have kids, you were one at some point. Can I get your help compiling a list of the best children's books? There must be some parents out there looking for reading material.
Frankenfossil in Custody Battle
In a complicated court case, Eric Prokopi imported the bones of a Tyrannosaurus bataar to the U.S. and told customs officials it was worth $19,000.
Say "hi" to Shelly, whose likes and dislikes will help you solve today's mentalfloss.com Brain Game Free-for-all Friday challenge.
The seven best and the seven worst new fall TV shows. The only one I'm inclined to watch will be on PBS.
Savanna the cheetah cub gets a new playmate her own age.
It's Thursday, it's late, it's time once again for the game that's SWEEPING the nation: GUESS THE THEME. All the clips, in this case movies, have something in common.
I Can’t Believe “Walk the Line” & “Wear Black” Aren’t On Here
It is, after all, a to-do list written by Johnny Cash.
Bringing Down the Big Red Giants
Check out these awe-inspiring shots
Each week Miss Kathleen provides links to a variety of stories about libraries, authors, and books.
So there's this asteroid, 99942 Apophis, that will make a "close approach to" (read: "near miss of") Earth in 2029 and possibly again in 2036.
Yesterday I linked a story about the movie The Oogieloves in the Big Balloon Adventure.
Written by Bob Dylan and Jacques Levy (1975)
Performed by Bob
Here's a short and sweet Q-and-A for today's mentalfloss.com Brain Game Think Thursday challenge.
NASA Captures A ‘Mind-Bogglingly Gorgeous’ Solar Flare. The filament eruption erupted a half a million miles into space.
8 fictional Walt Disney surrogates.
College is expensive.
Today would have been Freddie Mercury's 66th birthday. We lost him in 1991, the year before Wayne's World brought his opus "Bohemian Rhapsody" to a new generation.
Behold the World of 2000
Why do visions of the future always dwell on flying things? Flying cars. Hoverboards.