About one in every 2 million lobsters is born with a rare genetic defect that turns it blue.
My girlfriend and I have been watching FX’s new horror-drama American Horror Story for the last few weeks (we agree that it’s OK, and any shortcomings are made up for by the presence of Mrs.
Julia Suits has assembled a book filled with ads for real prank machines used in fraternal lodges in the early part of the 20th century, complete with an introduction by David Copperfield.
When the 14-minute long short film known simply as Michael Jackson’s Thriller came out back in 1983, it forever revolutionized the music video industry.
I was at The Los Angeles County Museum of Art yesterday and there was some construction going on.
Decorating for Halloween can be a lot of fun, but it can also get down right expensive, especially if you want a lot of variety.
Please pay attention while traveling today, and keep an eye out for all those excited kids (and adults) who will be out and about for the Halloween holiday.
Android Dreams. A lovely time-lapse video of Shinjuku, Tokyo, set to the Blade Runner soundtrack.
13 Most Bizarrely Shaped Islands on Earth.
Between the scorching hot ovens and easy-to-mess-up chemical reactions, many people find baking to be simply horrifying.
We've managed to stick around for ten years! Here's a book to celebrate.
In case you weren't obsessively refreshing mentalfloss.com all week, here's what you
October is Fire Prevention Month, and just because it's at an end is no reason to forget the related dangers.
Update: the full review is now posted.
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Let's set this up right with a little bit of Halloween by the numbers. Do you fall into these stats? (Decorating the yard, carving the pumpkin, etc!) Or are you on the non-festive side? (i.e.