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7 Fabulously Named Fossils

Miss Cellania

When I researched the post 14 Great Names for Bugs, I found other wonderful species names, including some creatures that no longer exist.

Prince Harry is Partial Owner of a Racehorse Named Usain Colt

Jason English

John Stillwell/PA Photos/Landov Adrienne Crezo is on vacation this week, but she found time to share that fact with me yesterday. I am grateful.

Name That Altered State

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Here are 10 of our 50 United States, each taken out-of-scale and turned at an angle, making them not so easy to recognize at first glance. Can you identify each state?

Brain Game: Wow!

Those of you who know your state capitals should have a fun time with today's mentalfloss.com Brain Game Tuesday Test Time challenge. Enjoy! Eleven different U.S.

Morning Cup of Links: Sweet Frozen Liquid

Miss Cellania

The Mars Curiosity rover pulled off the most complex landing ever, millions of miles away.

5 Questions: Maid Service

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Remembering Reebok's "Dan and Dave" Campaign 20 Years Later

Bud Shaw

Twenty years ago, Reebok introduced us to "Dan and Dave." Once American sports fans moved beyond their game of word association -- "Who?" -- the two men involved became part of

Awkwardness and Bawdy Talk: 7 Tales of Presidential Courtship

Julia Davis

You may be surprised to learn that not every politician is equipped with romantic game.

The Missing Links: A How-To Guide For Making Ice

Colin Patrick

Make Your Very Own Ice Cubes: A Step-by-Step Guide If you own the domain name Food.com, you better make sure you have all food bases covered.

4 Times Olympians Refused Their Medals

Scott Allen

South Korean fencer Shin A-Lam provided one of the indelible images of the 2012 London Olympics when she staged an hour-long, tearful protest after losing to Germany’s Britta Heidemann in an individua

Bram Stoker's "Dracula" or Stephenie Meyer's "Twilight"?

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Bram Stoker's 1897 novel Dracula may be the seminal vampire book, but Stephenie Meyer's 2005 Twilight has become a phenomenon in its own right. Despite the popularity of both works, the writing quality is considered to be quite different.

So how well can you tell Stoker's classic prose from Meyer's young adult fiction?

Brain Game: Math Square #132

The beginning of the week brings with it a new Monday Math Square mentalfloss.com Brain Game challenge.

Morning Cup of Links: Reliant Robin Road Trip

Miss Cellania

Michael Phelps has won more Olympic medals than 154 participating nations, and didn't even medal in his first trip to the Games.

CURIOSITY HAS LANDED

Chris Higgins

After a tense and slightly inebriated evening of watching NASA TV, I am pleased to report: NASA's Curiosity rover has

5 Questions: Mars Needs Trivia

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