The Rhodes Scholar program is named for De Beers founder Cecil Rhodes.
Many of the scientists who left ScienceBlogs are now gathered at a new blogging collective called Scientopia.
Paper is thrown 29.6% of the time in Rock, Paper, Scissors, making it the most unlikely option.
It's easy to forget, what with the iron grip American Idol seems to have on our airwaves every year, that the series is a franchise reproduced in a lot of other nations.
It's an all-new 5-day trivia hunt!
Co-puzzle Master Josh Halbur and I are happy to bring you the next How Did You Know?
MTV turned 29 yesterday! I wasn't around for that first day they started broadcasting videos on 1981, but it makes me feel old anyway.
Photographer Tom A. Warner managed to catch lightning strikes at 9,000 frames per second (that's 300x slower than realtime video).
FromÂ Imgur comes the geek wedding invitation to end all geek wedding invitations.
When it comes to buying an insurance policy, high risk jobs such as acting, working on an oil rig, or being an aircraft pilot will obviously push up the price.
I spent many an afternoon during my childhood battling ants in my backyard.
The nine white squares inside the main red grid should be filled with the digits 1 through 9. Each digit should appear only once in this main grid (the red square).
These Are Their Stories. Different artists were invited to illustrate one-line episode summaries of the TV series Law and Order, in whatever manner they see fit.
-40 degrees Fahrenheit and -40 degrees Celsius are the same temperature.
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We recently published our 50th issue. In honor of our little milestone, here are 50 fun facts we've picked up over the years.
One of the best things about summer has to be fruit, most particularly, the watermelon.
In case you weren't obsessively refreshing mentalfloss.com all week, here's what you