Before he wrote Jaws, Peter Benchley was a speechwriter for LBJ.
Newborn dinosaurs have given paleontologists magnificent insight into how these creatures grew, lived, and reproduced.
The Strange States series will take you on a virtual tour of America to uncover the unusual people, places, things, and events that make this country such a unique place to call home.
Wally Pipp’s name is a darling cautionary tale: If you’re hurt and don’t suck it up, someone else will do your job—and they may do it better. It’s a great story. Too bad it isn’t all true.
Two bizarre New Zealand species are on the brink of extinction. Can they save each other?
Getting caught in an avalanche is every backcountry skier’s nightmare, but with a little luck and the proper technique, you can live to tell one heck of a snowy story.
We went back into the archives to find our favorite stories related to all the major shows up for awards tonight.
In case you weren't obsessively refreshing mentalfloss.com all week, here's what you missed.
Today is Bill Murray’s 63rd birthday. In honor of the actor’s long and fantastic career, here's a look at some of his best roles as depicted by artistic fans.