The famous Aaron Burr “Got Milk?” ad from 1993 was directed by Michael Bay.
If there's one thing I like more than mysteries, it's complicated art projects done for seemingly no reason. The Pelican Brief Project has both!
We're due for another edition of The Mental Floss Trivia Show! One place we're considering for our next stop is Columbus, Ohio.
He's unbelievable! He's some dog! He's a lifesaver! That's what l'll call him, too! Ol' Lifesaver! That will be your name! -Navin R.
Ponder today's Tuesday Test Time to see if you can come up with the four famous names in question.
Researchers Build a Living Laser.
I know, to some extent, all Lego creations made by anyone over the age of 10 are a little geeky, but it takes things to a whole new level of nerdiness to create something based on your favorite sci-fi
You've probably heard of Leica cameras, and you've almost definitely heard of Schindler's List. What you may not know is that the two have something in common.
Ira Glass, award-winning host of This American Life and sage to all nerdy literate types, knows how to tell a good story.
Have you ever torn open a box of raisins and wondered whether the girl on the packaging was real?
(Don't all raise your hands at once.)
Well, she was real.
With the high temperatures lately, my neighbor has made a habit of taking midday dips in the kiddie pool in her backyard.
If Boston wins at home tonight, the Stanley Cup Finals will head back to Canada for a deciding Game 7. If Vancouver wins, the Canucks will clinch their first Stanley Cup in three tries.
Patricia Loring, a research associate at Carnegie Mellon University, presses tiny blue dots on my fingers and the back of my hand. She tells me to adjust the keyboard as she maneuvers three webcams.
A brand new Monday Math Square is the challenge in today's mentalfloss.com Brain Game. Enjoy!
The nine white squares inside the main red grid should be filled with the digits 1 through 9.
In 1958, authors Raymond Chandler and Ian Fleming sat down for a conversation recorded by the BBC. It's 25 minutes long, but a treasure for literary thriller fans.
Everyone knows Snoopy, Charlie Brown, Lucy and Linus. But do you recall these less-celebrated members of the Peanuts gang?