Mark Mancini

A native of fabulous Rochester, NY, Mark loves freelance writing, community theater, & anything dinosaur-related. He’s also obsessed with Denver Broncos football.
What 11 Popular Zoo Animals Taste Like
What’s the Difference Between a Stalactite and a Stalagmite?
9 of Thomas Jefferson’s Head-Turning Hobbies
The Surprising Origins of Child-Proof Lids
11 Situations Made Weird By People In Gorilla Suits
The Time Paul Revere Worked as a Dentist
Why Do We Call Athletic Uniforms “Jerseys”?
7 Fun Facts About Martian Dust Devils
19 Scathing Political Put-Downs
12 Shapes You Didn’t Know Had Names
The Time Winston Churchill Went Skinny-Dipping With a Shark
5 Famous Nerdfighters
14 Quotes About Writing from John Green
27 Things We’ve Learned From John Green on YouTube
11 Embarrassing Incidents Caused By Mascots
6 Common Foods Re-Made With Bugs
11 Outrageous Moments in Niagara Falls Barrel-Riding
What’s the Difference Between a Mammoth and a Mastodon?
Why Does Grover Cleveland Count as Two Presidents?
11 Incredible Facts About Venus Flytraps
11 Strange Products You Can Purchase for Your Pooch
Can You Legally Marry A Dead Person?
11 Remarkably Cool Squids
Abraham Lincoln's Retirement Plans
The Time Teddy Roosevelt Traumatized Dr. Seuss
7 Fun Facts About the White House Movie Theater
5 Unlucky Things That Were Hit by Meteorites
7 Nifty Things in Washington’s Presidential Library
9 Things You Probably Didn't Know About Baby Dinosaurs
8 People Who Were Arrested While Dressed As Superheroes
11 Really Weird Snakes
11 Literary Fart Jokes
10 Creative Pub Crawls
The Time Ronald Reagan Was Nearly Strangled By A Chimp
Harry Truman and Herbert Hoover: An Unlikely Friendship
11 Nerdy Toilet Seats
Squirt Guns Predate the Civil War
4 Poisonous Birds
11 Landmarks “Built” by Paul Bunyan
7 Animals That Are Better Color-Changers Than Chameleons
Can We Determine the Sex of a Dinosaur?
How Giraffes Helped Human Space Travel
Tycho Brahe: The Astronomer With A Drunken Moose
Henry David Thoreau, Yoga Master
Why Did Egyptian Pharaohs Wear False Beards?
11 Organisms Scientifically Named After Fictional Characters
Presidential Flight Before Air Force One
7 Jurassic Park Dinosaurs: Then and Now
11 Weird Minor League Baseball Team Names
The Longest Baseball Game Ever Played


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