Nicolas Rivero

Nico was born in Miami, Florida, and if you listen closely by the door of mental_floss's intern broom closet, you can hear him heave a yearning sigh in memory of his hometown's mangos, thunderstorms and bilingual road rage every afternoon. Today he's a senior at Northwestern University's no-longer-accredited Medill School of Journalism—but don't worry, mom! He is also pursuing a second major in English literature.
How to Keep Your Dog Calm on the Fourth of July
Inspiring Quotes from LGBTQ Leaders
Why the Names of the Dragons in Game of Thrones Are Important—and Telling
Could Game of Thrones's Dragons Really Fly? We Asked Some Experts
10 Game of Thrones Fan Theories About How the Series Will End
From Edison to LEDs: A Brief History of Christmas Tree Lights
Why 3 Man-Sized Cages Hang From a Medieval German Church Steeple
How 7 Wild Game of Thrones Fan Theories Panned Out in Season 7
The Smallest Town in Each of the 50 States
4 Expert Tips on How to Get the Most Out of August's Total Solar Eclipse
6 Tiny Details You Might Have Missed in the Latest Episode of ‘Game of Thrones’
7 Subtle ‘Game of Thrones’ Callbacks You Might Have Missed in the Latest Episode
Is Jon Snow About to Learn the Truth of His Lineage on ‘Game of Thrones’?
Did Littlefinger's Reaction in Latest 'Game of Thrones' Episode Hint at His Fate?
The Tiny Details You Probably Missed in the Latest 'Game of Thrones' Teaser
'Game of Thrones' Made a Fun Nod to 'Harry Potter' In Its Season Premiere
When Vlad the Impaler Repelled an Invasion With a Forest of Corpses
10 Things From Around the World With the Names of U.S. States
New ‘Game of Thrones’ Fan Theory Has a Prediction About Littlefinger
12 Fantastic Foreign Phrases We Should All Be Using
15 Colorful Canadian Slang Terms
Nintendo Will Release an $80 Mini SNES in September


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