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Hannah Keyser lives in Brooklyn. She thinks soft serve ice cream is far superior.
The Explorers Club keeps some odd artifacts in its collection, including a stuffed whale penis.
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Here’s a hint: It’s not by sweating through their paws.
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The first time scientists encountered a platypus specimen, they thought the animal was a hoax. Read on for a few more things you might not have known about this quirky creature.
To figure out a little bit about why truffles are so expensive, Mental Floss talked to Vittorio Giordano, the Vice President and Truffle Guru at Urbani Truffles USA.
Requiring a sufficiently large lake is only the first step in creating the monstrous blizzards known as lake-effect snow.
In the decades since Tootsie Roll Industries first posed the question, several people have attempted to find the answer.
We still have a lot to learn about these beasts of the deep.
In the spirit of ensuring that you always eat your veggies, here's a handy guide to choosing summer produce at peak ripeness.
For most of the year, the trees of 40 fruits look like any other tree. But in spring, dozens of shades of pinks and reds and whites begin to appear.