The medical term for ice cream headaches is sphenopalatine ganglioneuralgia.
Remember that kid in elementary school who would eat anything for a quarter? It turns out he wasn’t just trying to make up for a lack of personality to make friends or get attention.
Tonight's 12-12-12 Concert for Sandy Relief is the latest in a long tradition of performers coming together to raise spirits and money for a charitable cause.
When characters are gay or lesbian - or have had some significant same-sex experiences - screenwriters sometimes sidestep those facets of their stories entirely when it comes to the big screen.
Today is a big day for lovers of the number 12, and no one loves 12s more than the members of the Dozenal Society.
1. There’s This One
2. This One
3. Of Course There’s Always This
Many people of a certain age look back at the 1980s as the golden age of toys. But some action figures just didn't resonate—at least back then.
Is budgeting your holiday spending a tricky proposition? Look no further.
Fancy yourself a logophile ... and didn't have to look up "logophile"? See if you know these 12 words for common things.
American cartooning began well before 1937, the year Walt Disney’s full-length animated feature Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs debuted to astonished audiences.
Today's mentalfloss.com Brain Game Wednesday Wordplay challenge references a fascinating list you can browse once you see the answer.
From cloaks banned by Augustus Caesar to dog-toting hand muffs, here are some of the more interesting moments in the history of winter wear.
Looking to geek up your Christmas tree this year? Then maybe you should try making or buying one of these great one-of-a-kind, handmade ornaments.
1. Gotta Catch 'Em
When you're getting ready to deck your halls this year, consider these holiday and winter gadgets that were patented through the years.
1. Patent No. USD477546, "Cactus Christmas
How To Forecast Holiday Snow.
Early nightfall can change our moods from sweet to sour, and we've already found ourselves sleepier toward the end of the workday.