The Rhodes Scholar program is named for De Beers founder Cecil Rhodes.
It's not hard to find a celebrity doll these days - every Disney starlet seems to have one, as well as every pop star and even a few models (Tyra Banks and Heidi Klum both have one).
In December, I asked whether y'all could handle more Carl Sagan remixes.
I'm gonna go out on a limb here and say that NIrvana's "Smells Like Teen Spirit" was one of the most popular, if not *the* most popular, song of the grunge era.
The next time a coupon shows up in your mail, take a look at the fine print.
The Lunar New Year begins on February 3rd. According to the Chinese zodiac, we will welcome the Year of the Rabbit.
The enormous Mesoamerican barrier reef system is facing an expanding list of destructive forces – such as pollution, warming ocean temperatures and overfishing.
It's Tuesday Test Time; good luck! What's the next number in this sequence, and why?
1, 7, 11, 27, 77, ?
Here is the ANSWER.
107 or 111.
A Plague of Pigs in Texas. At least a million invasive wild hogs are eating everything in sight, spreading disease, and wrecking the ecosystem.
Tucker plays the piano and sings.
In case you weren't obsessively refreshing mentalfloss.com all week, here's what you
Jem Cohen is one of the pioneers of "experimental" documentary -- or "punk rock" doc, if you prefer -- and has spent his filmmaking career solidly outside the mainstream, working o
I was, uh, one of the authors of the Port Huron Statement. The original Port Huron Statement.
Not the compromised second draft. And then I, uh...
Like humans, animals are prone to birth defects and devastating accidents that leave them disabled.
Okay, the snake is now eating its tail. Back in November, we were treated to No, THIS is How Michael Caine Speaks -- a series of Michael Caine impersonations, along with more in the comments.
This rather blows my mind.
By Maggie Koerth-Baker
According to the Organic Trade Association, organic foods have become a $20 billion industry. And a quick scan of the grocery store aisles seems to confirm that.