The medical term for ice cream headaches is sphenopalatine ganglioneuralgia.
In case you're not familiar with the Turnip, it's a whimsical Google search, wherein I type a random phrase and we see what kind of interesting pages "turn-up." As always with thi
Thanks for trying today's Brain Game:
Each of these five clues point to a word or name that contains the letter sequence "MORE." Fill in the blanks with the correct letters to find t
Today's trippy science videos: strobe lights affecting water drops.
There are a thousand ghost towns spread across the western United States -- a whole constellation of loss and ruin -- but most are little more than foundations, or at best a few tumbledown shacks, or
As I mentioned in last week's newsletter, some of my favorite posts are the galleries of reader-submitted pictures, such as Our Readers & Their Famous Friends and Nerdy Childhood Photos.
Conventional wisdom tells us that a college degree will get you much further than only a high school diploma.
A new product for kids' bikes that will replace training wheels? I'm on that! Training wheels are a pain. They don't corner well. They bend and break when
This year Disney has been letting everyone into their parks for free on their birthday, but next year's Give A Day, Get A Disney Day promotion is even cooler: donate a day of your time to a volun
Here in metro Detroit, the joy of our NFL team actually winning a game last week has been tempered this week by the collapse of our AL team.
Understanding the Anxious Mind. Those who realize they are born worriers can learn to deal with anxiety in their own way.
7 Secrets Only Two Living People Know (For Some Reason).
By Brendan Spiegel
While today's presidential slogans are mostly indistinguishable combinations of the words "America," "leader," and "change," that certainly
The subject of our final post for our week of women is Marie Grosholtz (1761-1850), although you probably know her as Madame Tussaud.
Nicole has made my week by finding this amazing HuffPo article on ... crazy pregnancies! Step right up to see the 19 pound baby! Black and white twins! The oldest woman to give birth!
In case you weren't obsessively refreshing mentalfloss.com all week, here's what you