Flamingos are naturally white. Their diet of brine shrimp and algae turns them pink.
The following five entries are anagrams of the titles of some of the biggest box-office films of 1999. Unscramble the letters of each one to find the title it represents.
Happy Hanukkah! The Maccabeats explain the holiday in the song "I Flip My Latkes In The Air Sometimes".
Original transcripts from NASA missions are online at Spacelog.
About a month ago, I shared the story of a family discovering what is likely a lost Michelangelo painting that could be worth up to $300 million.
We offer digital subscriptions to mental_floss magazine through Zinio. Through Friday, they've lowered the price to a tempting $12.97!
On December 1, 1948, a man's body was found on a beach in Australia. Then things got weird.
Arcade Fire may be the official favorite band of mental_floss bloggers, with Ransom and I continuing to blab about this one time we saw them in the desert, and how awesome it was.
According to our friend David Holzel, "The short answer is yes."
We’re dealing with a transliteration that – because English and Hebrew don’t share all of the same sounds and none of the