Jake Rossen

Jake Rossen is a senior staff writer for Mental Floss. 

15 Jobs That Didn't Exist 30 Years Ago
1996: Kerri Strug Makes Olympic History
Air Canada Will Help Crowdfund Your Vacation
12 Fascinating Facts About 'Tron'
Lockheed's New Robot Climbs on Blimps to Find Leaks
The 'Ax Man': New Orleans' Jazz-Loving Serial Killer
The @AskTSA Twitter Account Will Answer Pretty Much Anything
A Novel Heating Process Keeps Milk Fresh for Up to 9 Weeks
Edward Snowden Wants to Make Your iPhone Hack-Proof
8 Tips for Creating a Great Scavenger Hunt
Elmo Can Now Help Track Your Child's Illness
Who's Responsible for Self-Driving Car Accidents?
Portland, Maine Is Tearing Down its Love Locks Wall
Red vs. Blu: How Sony Won the HD DVD Format Wars
The Perfect Crime May Be Possible in Yellowstone Park
Study: Cougars Could Prevent Deer-Related Road Deaths
Research Argues Spoilers Make Stories Better
You Can Tour This 'Star Trek' Replica Deck
9 Nudist Resort Rules of Etiquette
How Playtex Helped Win the Space Race
Krispy Kreme-Flavored Doughnut Soda Has Arrived
Why Some Doctors Are Live-Streaming Surgeries
14 Behind-the-Scenes Secrets of Olympic Athletes
How Members Only Dressed Up the '80s
A New Polaroid App Lets You Create Photos That Move
The FBI Officially Closes the D.B. Cooper Case
The (Real) Ghost-Hunting History of the Aykroyds
Scientists Spot a Live 'Ghost Fish' for the First Time
California Is Getting a Hello Kitty Cafe
HyperLoop Could be Coming to Your City (If You Ask)
This Giant Air Purifier Turns Smog into Jewelry
Could a Former President Ever Become Vice President?
The Life Aquatic: Meet Mario Salcedo, Full-Time Cruise Ship Passenger
This Japanese Politician is Campaigning with a Cat
The Most (and Least) Expensive Cities for Giving Birth
Dime After Dime: A Gripping History of Claw Machines
'Double Dare' is Back for a One-Week Engagement
What You Need to Know About Drug Expiration Dates
Board Games Outpace Video Games on Kickstarter
The Animated Movie Brad Bird Couldn't Get Off the Ground
10 Can't-Miss Titles Coming to Netflix This Month
Canada's Trippy History of LSD Therapy
The First TV Commercial Aired 75 Years Ago Today
How Your Workout Gear Could Be Bad For Your Health
FDA Announces an Unexpected Reason to Avoid Raw Cookie Dough
7 Pets Who Rescued Their Humans
8 Things That Could Be Slowing Your Computer Down
How Do Contestants Collect Prizes on 'The Price is Right'?
Amazon Launches Online Education Portal for Teachers
Mr. Potato Head Gets a Twisted Makeover


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