Jake Rossen

Jake Rossen is a senior staff writer for Mental Floss. 

A Pocket Watch From the Titanic Surfaces and Sells for $57,500
Depressing New Research Finds There May Be No 'Safe' Level of Alcohol Use
When Missing Kids Could Be Found on Milk Cartons
10 Still-Unsolved Mysteries From Unsolved Mysteries
How Invasive Crayfish Help More Mosquitoes Thrive
10 Things You Might Not Know About American Vandal
8 Excessively Cautious Consumer Safety Warnings
Robots Are Really Good at Applying Peer Pressure to Kids
Email Regrets? Android Users Can Now Unsend Their Gmails
10 Things You Might Not Know About Harry S. Truman
The Reasons to Be Wary of Reports About 'Forgiven' Student Loan Debt
Which Kind of Oatmeal is Best for Your Health?
14 Secrets of Food Sample Demonstrators
Too Sexy to Last: The Right Said Fred Story
A Surprising Number of Americans Smell Phantom Odors
A Hidden Section of the Berlin Wall Was Just Discovered
Intriguing New Theory Might Explain the Fate of Easter Island's Civilization
Cookie Controversy: Hydrox Accuses Oreo of Retail Sabotage
Avoid This Common Pitfall of Shopping for a New Car Online
11 Things You Might Not Know About Charles Lindbergh
8 Things You Might Not Know About the Louvre
The Mystery of the Stinky Dairy Queen in Calgary Has Just Been Solved
How Much You Need to Exercise for Better Mental Health, According to Science
Why Do So Many Diners Look Like Train Cars?
Balmy Arctic Weather Just Shrunk Sweden’s Highest Peak by 13 Feet
Why You May Need to Re-Think Taking Those Fish Oil Supplement
Should You Get Travel Insurance for Your Summer Vacation?
Bottle Service: How Snapple Took Over the 1990s
Hand, Foot, and Mouth Disease is Making a Comeback
Do Big Cats Get Hairballs?
You Can Now See How Much Time You Spend on Facebook and Instagram
Slice of History: A Pizza Museum is Coming to Chicago
6 Common Dangers to Watch Out For When Walking Your Dog
14 Road-Worthy Facts About National Lampoon's Vacation
When the Commodore 64 Ruled Personal Computing
The Brilliant $20 Gadget That Will Keep Your Beach Umbrella Firmly Anchored in the Sand
Home Sweet Homer: The Strange Saga of the Real-Life Simpsons House in Nevada
8 Things You Might Not Know About Vanna White
Does Anyone Own the Moon?
A New Study Argues a Cat Parasite Might Make You More Ambitious
Why Rising Sea Levels Are a Problem for the Internet
8 Facts About John D. Rockefeller
Marshall McLuhan, the Man Who Predicted the Internet in 1962
Avoiding Late Dinners Could Lower Your Risk of Cancer
10 Facts About Gerald Ford
15 Secrets of Commercial Divers
Sorry, Kids: Soda is Now Banned From Children's Menus in Baltimore
No Strings Attached: The Puppet Satire of D.C. Follies
Just Smelling Coffee Can Give You a Brain Boost
8 Arresting Facts About Scotland Yard


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