At the end of Prohibition, FDR said, "What America needs now is a drink."
It's Thursday, it's late, it's time once again for the game that's sweeping the nation: GUESS THE THEME! All the clips below have something in common.
A longstanding urban legend goes like this: During the space race of the 1960s, NASA spent millions developing a fancy "space pen" that could be used in zero gravity ...
Cloning a dinosaur might be a doomed pursuit (much to the dismay of a generation raised on Jurassic Park fantasies), but biologists at Brazil's Brasilia Zoo want to use genetic information from e
To Be A Fly On the Wall
Chevy hanging with Belushi. Pee-wee and Rodney kicking it. Woody and Larry chatting. Carlin and Marx clowning around. Poehler, Arnett and Sedaris laughing.
Psst! Got any crayons? You'll want a box when you see how much fun adults can have with coloring books designed just for those of a certain age. And please try to stay within the lines.1.
Earlier today, Time unleashed its list of the All-TIME Top 100 Video Games.
Harry Taylor is a photographer with an unusual specialty, at least for this century: tintypes. A tintype is a photograph made on a metal plate (often iron, and apparently never tin).
“Men, it has been well said, think in herds; it will be seen that they go mad in herds, while they only recover their senses slowly, and one by one.”
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Enjoy today's open-ended mentalfloss.com Brain Game Think Thursday challenge.
The Law & Order database from Overthinking It is complete.
Andrew Bird is my favorite violinist, partly because he's not just a violinist.
Say hello to what may just be the loneliest planet in the universe.
A hydrophonic vertical growing system, designed by Windowfarms, in the museum's Weston Pavilion.