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.
10 Facts About Archaeopteryx
10 Great Scientists Who Were Also Jocks
12 Discontinued Boy Scout Merit Badges
The Snake That Ate Itself
How to Look Like a Proper Victorian Lady in 11 Easy Steps
10 Things You Might Not Know About Spinosaurus
5 Non-Lincoln Facts About 'Our American Cousin'
11 Citizen Science Projects That Need Your Help
10 Things You Might Not Know About Triceratops
How to Look Like a Victorian Gentleman in 11 Easy Steps
Why Did the Dodgers and Giants Leave New York?
The Time Peter the Great Declared War on Facial Hair
8 Extinct Musical Instruments That Mankind Has Forgotten How to Play
3 Epic Pun Contests (And A Few Of Their Winning Entries)
9 Birds Caught Using Some Very Naughty Language
Carl Sagan’s Unmade Second Show
7 Artifacts (Supposedly) Connected to St. Patrick
A Brief History of Pizza in Space
Do Flies Really Have 24-Hour Lifespans?
11 Air Fresheners That Smell Like Food
12 Things You Might Not Know About T. rex
7 Cities That Have Their Own Currencies
The Rise and Fall of Heinz’s Green Ketchup
7 Weird and Wonderful “Let It Go” Remixes
10 Buildings Made With Bones
10 Controversies Caused by Nicktoons
Did the Pentagon Really Ban Furbys?
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
Born on the Same Day: 6 Things Lincoln and Darwin Had in Common
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?


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