Google's founders were ready to sell to Excite for under $1 million in 1999. Excite turned them down.
Australia's Lost Giants. Seven foot red kangaroos are scary, but they may have fallen to a puny predator called Homo sapiens.
Citizens of Sicily are standing up to the Mafia.
Next Media is a large news company based in Hong Kong, specializing in a wide array of media products.
YES! You can play this challenge/contest without knowing a thing about the weekly hunt! It's sort of a one-off - a stand-alone if you will.
I don’t know that there’s much room for humor in the world of finance, especially when it comes to fast-paced buying and selling.
Light graffiti generally consists of some neat swirls and patterns of light in front of the camera, but artist TigTab has a much more complex process that results in infinitely more fascinating creati
TV's favorite stone-age family first visited our living rooms on September 30, 1960.
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The Andy Griffith Show (TAGS) premiered on television on October 3rd, 1960. That means Sunday will mark the show's 50th anniversary!
In 1853, Saratoga Springs was a fashionable resort destination in upstate New York, providing recuperation and relaxation for rich folks fleeing the filthy, squalid city.
Musician Ben Folds and novelist Nick Hornby (High Fidelity, About a Boy, lots more) have just released a new album called Lonely Avenue.
We're big Olympics fans here at mental_floss, and it's killing us that we've got to wait nearly two more years until the London Olympics begin.
Four friends - Jerry, Will, Roy, and Dan - head to a local course to enjoy 18 holes of golf.
Mintlife has a fascinating slideshow of various currencies that have undergone massive inflation -- often during periods of war or political instability.
The income gap between rich and poor in U.S. is at a record high now. However, Americans can't see it (or face it), whatever their income level.
Lightning can reach temperatures of around 54,000°F.