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20 Canadian Nobel Laureates

Virginia C McGuire

Although many of Canada's Nobel Prize laureates spent the bulk of their career elsewhere, we've complied a list of people with a strong connection to Canada who were awarded Nobel prizes in

Pastagate: How Pasta Fooled the Québécois Language Police

Sean Hutchinson

14 Wonderful Vintage Canadian Propaganda Posters

Jill Harness

In honor of the Canadian men and women who bravely served during WWI, here are 14 fantastic wartime propaganda posters.

Welcome to Canada Day (and a Half)!

Jason English

We love our friends in the Great White North so much, we're starting our Canada Day celebration 12 hours early.

Why Do Canadian Contestants Have to Answer a Skill-Testing Question?

Kara Kovalchik

Why do those living above the 49th parallel have to jump through hoops to win a prize?

Last Week's Most Popular Stories

Jason English

In case you weren't obsessively refreshing mentalfloss.com all week, here's what you missed.

What's in Your Cup of Coffee?

Chris Higgins

Weekend Links: Pixar’s Emotional Manipulation

Roma Panganiban

The Hero's Journey, Puppet-Style

Chris Higgins

10 Body Parts You Could Do Without

Judy Dutton

Looking to shed some pounds? You can start by losing that spare rib!

The Late Movies: Celebrating Gilda

Erica Palan

Book It: Paintings Created on Old Book Pages

Jill Harness

The Missing Links: Building Homer's Dream Car

Colin Patrick

We've Joined Forces With IFC on a Three Stooges Project

Ethan Trex

What Antarctica Looks Like Under All That Ice

Jill Harness