Presidential retreat Camp David is named after Dwight Eisenhower’s grandson.
In this 1963 instructional film, Dr. C.G.B. Garrett of Bell Laboratories explains how the "optical maser" (later known as a "laser") works.
Silent movie comedy was all about slapstick and sight gags.
Zuo Zongtang (sometimes written as Zu? Z?ngtáng or Tso Tsung-t'ang) was one of the greatest military leaders of China’s long and storied history.
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Soon after I graduated high school, I moved to Long Island to record an album with jazz guitar legend, Pat Martino.
If you are looking for new places to explore online, there are more and more niche blogs that might tickle your funny bone for a few minutes or may be something you are passionately into, especially w
It's Think Thursday here at the mentalfloss.com Brain Game.
Average IQ scores have been rising for 100 years.
Club 33: it’s one of the most exclusive clubs in the world. Nope, it’s not a password-protected bar in New York. And it’s not an invite-only nightclub in L.A. (though it’s in the vicinity).
YouTube user TehN1ppe has figured out a way to get YouTube to host 10-hour videos. Apparently he's "a 17 year old boy from FInland [sic]," according to his YouTube profile.
Three men vanished in 1897 while trying to fly to the North Pole. But 33 years later, Arctic explorers found the undeveloped film of the doomed voyage.
Warning: Battlestar Galactica spoilers abound in the following post!
An often-cited statistic claims a new baby typically robs parents of anywhere between 400-750 hours of sleep in the first year alone.
Related Question: Over to you, moms and dads—how much sleep did
Ahhh, the celeb remake. They all want one... but do they all need one? Some colleagues of mine and I thought these up.