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Boy Trips, Ruins $1.5 Million Painting

Mental Floss UK

A 12-year-old's fist accidentally gave this 350-year-old oil painting a makeover.

Art From the 1893 World’s Fair Was Found in a Chicago Storage Facility

Michele Debczak

The three pieces of Japanese art were previously thought to have been destroyed

10 Easy Experiments You Can Do With Liquid

Rebecca OConnell

YouTube user brusspup has compiled 10 interesting experiments that can be done using household liquids.

What‘s the Most Valuable Part of the Human Body?

Kate Horowitz

A hint: It's not the brain or the heart.

Check Your Email in the Bathroom? You're Not the Only One

Kirstin Fawcett

According to Adobe, 42 percent of Americans do it.

6 Road Trip Safety Tips That Could Save Your Life

What is Trypophobia? And Is It Real?

Jen Pinkowski

Many people report fearing clusters of holes. If you're one of them, this post is for you. But don't say we didn't warn you.

5 Questions: Outhouse

Pass rate:75 %
Backwards navigation:Forbidden

16 Old-School Internet Acronyms: How Many Can You Recognize?

Gretchen McCulloch

How is language evolving on the Internet? In this series on internet linguistics, Gretchen McCulloch breaks down the latest innovations in online communication.

Pictures from La Tomatina 2015

Miss Cellania

The world's largest food fight!

85-Year-Old Twins Invite Everyone to Sail Around the World With Them

Anna Green

No yachting experience required.

Japanese Railway Company Picks a New Feline Station Master

Kirstin Fawcett

R.I.P, Tama. Welcome, Nitama!

18 Disney Movies That Were Never Made

Stacy Conradt

In an alternate universe, kids are repeatedly watching Louis the Bear and Reynard.

Alfred Kinsey's Massive Gall Wasp Collection

Caitlin Schneider

Before he was a sexologist, Kinsey's traveled the country on a hunt for gall wasps.

Movie Trivia Questions of Escalating Difficulty

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