Jake Rossen

Jake Rossen is a senior staff writer for Mental Floss. 

12 Secrets of Roller Coaster Designers
Reality Bites: A Humongous Tick That Chases Its Prey Has Been Found in the Netherlands
Equifax Might Owe You Money for the 2017 Data Breach. Here's How to Find Out How Much
5 Expert Tips for Surviving a Shark Attack
A Rediscovered Erotic Poem Might Indicate the Middle Ages Were Sexier Than We Thought
5 of History's Biggest Dogs
What You Should Know About the Capital One Hack Affecting 100 Million People
7 Sweet Facts About Candy Land
Report: American Beaches Are Brimming With Bacteria
The Bizarre Tale of the Orca II, the Stunt Boat from Jaws
A Massachusetts Tree Is Live-Tweeting Its Perspective on Climate Change
Comic Books vs. Graphic Novels: What's the Difference?
Reconstructing History: Anna Coleman Ladd, the Mask Artist of World War I
Pampers Is Introducing Smart Diapers That Monitor Pee Status
Declawing Cats Could Soon Be Illegal in Massachusetts
Waze Users Can Now Get Their Driving Directions from Cookie Monster
What Is the Difference Between Heat Exhaustion and Heatstroke
5 Painless Facts About Operation
The Long Stride of Tony Little, Infomercial Titan
You Can Get a Passport in 24 Hours—Here's How
Why Are There 10 Hot Dogs to a Pack But Only 8 Buns?
What You Should Know About Necrotizing Fasciitis, the 'Flesh-Eating' Infection
11 Things You Might Not Know About Neil Armstrong
AT&T Is Now Blocking Robocalls by Default, a First for Cell Phone Providers
A Pair of Dutch World War II Shipwrecks Have Disappeared Off the Coast of Malaysia
A Simple Way to Cure Brain Freeze Quickly
Why You Should Be Reading 15 Pages a Day
Ice Cream Lickers Are Prompting Grocery Stores to Fight Back
Canned Aquafina Water May Be Coming to a Store Near You
10 Examples of the Mandela Effect
Report: Nearly a Quarter of Netflix User Would Cancel If the Service Introduced Ads
12 Things You Might Not Know About MAD Magazine
14 Antique Roller Coasters You Can Still Ride
A Timeless History of the Swatch Watch
10 Genius Online Courses You Can Sign Up For in July 2019
7 Facts About Sweden's Midsummer Celebration
Why Do Canadians Drink Milk in Bags?
The FDA Is Recalling Medtronic Insulin Pumps Over Hacking Concerns
10 Facts About Clue for Its 70th Anniversary
Watch What Happens When Mannequins Misuse Fireworks
The Reason Why Your Car Tires Are Black
6 Questions About Tetanus Shots, Answered
8 Things You Might Not Know About Alvin and the Chipmunks
Pet Obesity is Causing Big Health Problems, According to a New Report
Who Has Jurisdiction for Crimes Committed in Space?
Lost Your Wallet? You Might Be More Likely to Get It Back If There's Cash Inside
8 Facts About Ripley's Believe It or Not!
Some Fish Eggs Can Hatch After Being Pooped Out by Swans
14 Secrets of McDonald's Employees
The Reason Why It's Technically Against State Rules to Sell LaCroix in Massachusetts
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