Alaska is so big that you could fit 75 New Jerseys in it.
If you want to see the right way to stick it to the man, you’ve got to look at the greats of classical music.
What is Orbiting the Eye of Sauron? If it's a planet, it's a truly weird one.*Artist Bill Robles has sketched courtroom scenes for fifty years.
The Daily Pothole is a blog tracking the number of potholes filled each day in New York City.
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While we may have many words we can use to represent our emotions, there are some feelings that no English word can describe.
Today's mentalfloss.com Brain Game Wednesday Wordplay challenge is decidedly pink.
David Finlayson of the New York Philharmonic attached a GoPro camera to the slide of his trombone. The result is ridiculously mesmerizing.*The Scariest Scenes in Cinema.
There are some artists who write songs that are just begging to be covered. And Elvis—that's The King to you—is one of them.
By Lauren HansenEven the lowest-security prisons will take precautions against smuggling, requiring visitors, for example, to check their belongings at the door.
Space operas would be pretty boring without some way to go very far, very fast.
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After centuries of hearing sailors’ sea monster tales and finding tentacle-y masses of flesh washed up on shores, scientists have finally managed to capture video of
Almost five years ago, I wrote 9 People Who Did It Anyway, about people who excelled in the exact activity they weren't supposed to be able to.
It might not be one giant leap for mankind, but a mission completed on November 4, 2011, is definitely one small step toward sending men to Mars.