Mental_Floss Studios

Furniture Designs Inspired by Classic Toys
3 Ways to Use Pennies
Miniature Embroidery Masterpieces
New York City's First Axe-Throwing Bar
The Story of Cool
The Hypnotic Kinetic Art of Larry Marley
Mind-Bending Tape Art
How to Make Your Own Bath Bombs
Make Your Own Heart-Shaped Box
How to Make Your Own Chocolates
The Sweet Sculptures of Mister Krisp
Why We Say "My Lord" and "Your Highness"
Turn Leftover Chicken Into Something Great
Eco-Friendly Six Pack Rings Are Here
A Trip to the Pinball Museum
Turn Leftover Steak Into Something Great
The Fragrant Art of the Petalogist
Turn Instant Ramen Into a Gourmet Meal
How to Build a Last Minute Sled
Transform Apple Pie Into a Whole New Dessert
How to Peel Ginger
How to Make Hot Wings
How to Open a Pomegranate
Kittens Take the Stage at the Puppy Bowl Halftime Show
Sketches That Jump Off the Page
Cats Are Good For Your Heart
What Causes a Foreign Accent?
Why There Are No Wild Elephants in America
How Piano Soundboards Are Made
Fancy Words For Mundane Health Problems
Delicious Smoothie Art
Knit Moths
Interesting Holiday Word Origins
DIY Gift Bag
Mental Floss Tries Reindeer Chips
How to Keep Cookies Perfectly Soft
Finding Art in Everyday Sights
A Tour of the New York Academy of Medicine's Rare Book Room
Bone Broth 101
Grammar Lessons Hidden in Christmas Songs
Tips For Baking Perfect Cookies
How to Curl Ribbon
What Koalas and Humans Have in Common
Cozy Ways to Tie a Scarf
The Shortest Game of Monopoly
Gorillas Like to Hum While They Eat
Australia's Strangest Pet Ownership Law
Mental Floss Tries Perfection Salad
Breaking the Water Balloon Toss World Record
6 Secret Service Secrets


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