Joined: Feb 26, 2013
Jessanne Collins is the former Editor-in-Chief of mental_floss magazine.
Peter Rowe’s path carves a 372-mile loop through a landscape that looks extraterrestrial: the South Australian outback.
There are two types of big questions. There’s the really big kind, the ones Plato was always fretting over: What is knowledge? What is experience? What is existence? And so on. And then there are the other ones: the smaller but somehow more insatiable cur
How’s your summer going? Attempted any impossible feats yet? If not, perhaps the August issue of mental_floss magazine will inspire you to get out of the pool and do something incredible.
When British explorers happened upon Kangaroo Island—a Puerto Rico-sized drop of land south of what today is the city of Adelaide—the animals took them by surprise.
“Watch with glittering eyes the whole world around you,” Roald Dahl wrote, “because the greatest secrets are always hidden in the most unlikely places.” He was a wartime spy–turned author who wrote about a kid who stows away in a piece of fruit, and that’
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Our conversation with the indie rocker turned Portlandia star, who's working on a new album and really good at ping-pong.
Editor-in-Chief Jessanne Collins discusses the new issue.