A polar bear can smell a seal that's 20 miles away.
Sometimes dumb internet videos transcend their dumbness and become truly wonderful.
Here we have an adorable video of some bugs powering a smartphone. That is
We came into the New York office this morning and had a new pet! Meet Banana, the office eel.
Set your DVRs for "Prophets of Science Fiction" starting tonight (November 9, 2011) at 10pm EST/PST on The Science Channel.
Tonight the Science Channel debuts a new series about science f
Wednesday Wordplay is the challenge for today's mentalfloss.com Brain Game.
Scotland's Joanna Montgomery has designed a pillow set that creates "an intimate interaction between two lovers, regardless of the distance between them."
The hands-down coolest par
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On his Facebook page, Petey P Cup ponders, “Do you ever ask yourself questions like: What if I'm the best mascot
Everyone gives North Dakota a hard time. Well, some people in Montana and South Dakota do. People in states farther away can’t name a single thing about it.
Dan Lewis runs the popular daily newsletter Now I Know (“Learn Something New Every Day, By Email”).
Maybe this isn't a newsflash to anyone but me, but, um, the Moai "heads" on Easter Island have bodies.
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The mentalfloss.com Brain Game is back, and here's today's Tuesday Test Time challenge. Good luck:
Of all the U.S.
David Milgrim's new children's book Goodnight iPad acts as "a gentle reminder to power down at the end of the day."
The Metropolitan Transportation Authority put out a beautifu
It's a sexannual* tradition — on behalf of the internet side of the office, I take the magazine staff to lunch to discuss the next issue.