In Medieval times, a “moment” was defined as 1/40th of an hour, or 1.5 minutes.
Bicycles are a great way to get around, but for some people, the standard design could use a little improvement.
If you don't know Merlin Mann, you're in for a treat.
The Perfect Office Chair Is Out There
Right? It must be. Here’s why we haven’t found it.
How Do You Get Robots To Dance In Unison to the Song Thriller?
One word: Bacteria.
• The cashew is a very unusual nut.
Pluto's demotion from "planet" status to "lame Kuiper Belt resident" ahem "dwarf planet"/"planetoid" continues to be the subject of deep nerd rage.
Between the itching and the welts and the fears of West Nile, it's easy to forget that mosquitoes are a wonder of evolution, and maybe they don't really get a fair shake from us.
You already know that bananas turn brown when they're bruised, so the concept of banana art being made with nothing more than a push pin makes sense.
Today's Wednesday Wordplay challenge at the mentalfloss.com Brain Game asks you to choose between five commonly-misspelled words that end with the letters "ENT." Four are spelled correc
Prom 2012: Expectations Vs. Reality. From the experience of a blogger who went to her own senior prom recently.
Google Thinks You’re Stupid—and Works to Keep You in the Dark.
There are some celebrities that would do just about anything to stay young, but for Sumatran orangutans, the fountain of youth is a little easier to come by — at least for the males.
By the time you read this, I will be stuffing my face with lobster rolls in Maine. Pretend you're on vacation with me by checking out these lobster-themed songs.
Go Backstage at 30 Rock
The awesome team behind Jimmy Fallon’s blog has put together a Choose-Your-Own-Adventure style tour of the show’s production facilities in New York.
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