Above the Supreme Court is a basketball court—"The Highest Court in the Land."
Whether it’s a traditional Thomas Brothers map book or Google Maps Street View, most of us use maps on at least a fairly regular basis.
The now-famous Keep Calm and Carry On poster was produced by the British Ministry of Information in 1939, as a quintessentially British statement of what to do in the event of German invasion.
Today's mentalfloss.com Brain Game Wednesday Wordplay challenge asks you to add a letter for each new answer.
See how many of these you recognize, and how many of them would puzzle your kids or grandkids.
27 Toys You Threw Out That Are Worth a Fortune Now. Of course, you didn't have much choice after you wore them out and broke them down.
1. Ludwig van Beethoven
At age 26, the great German composer and pianist began to lose his hearing.
We've mentioned before that acclaimed children's poet Shel Silverstein wrote "A Boy Named Sue," the song popularized by the great Johnny Cash.
Humanity spent the last hundred years virtually eradicating some of the planet’s most unpleasant diseases.
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Tomorrow is April 11th, and you know what that means.
For the rest of the week, I'll be posting memorable images from the '60s, '70s, '80s and '90s.
In 2009, A.J. Jacobs set out on a two-year quest for bodily perfection, chronicled in his new book, Drop Dead Healthy.
9-year-old Caine Monroy loved arcades, so he built one in his father's auto parts shop in East LA. He made it out of cardboard and packing tape.
Young adults face difficult decisions every day that they must negotiate without the help of parents or the wisdom that comes from experience.
IMPORTANT NOTE: I laid a BIG egg with my original text for today's Brain Game, claiming that there were three answers when in fact there are four.
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