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Our Ideal Partners Laugh at the Same Jokes We Do

Kate Horowitz

A forthcoming paper in the journal Personal Relationships concludes that most people really just want someone who shares their sense of humor.

9 Nostalgic Facts About Chia Pets

Kirstin Fawcett

Learn how the terracotta figurines made their way from Mexico to your kitchen windowsill.

The Pentagon Is Paying Hackers to Infiltrate Its Systems

Michele Debczak

The first vulnerability was found within hours of the program's launch.

Introducing a Vincent Van Gogh Action Figure, Complete with Removable Ears

Kirstin Fawcett

Take historic liberties in the name of nerdy fun.

The World's Highest Unclimbed Mountain (So Far)

Mental Floss UK

Why hasn't Gangkhar Puensum been climbed?

'Firefly' Might Make a Comeback

Jake Rossen

Never say never.

You Need to See Monday's Amazon Deals

Smart Shopping Team

From the Smart Shopping Team...

Cold Comforts: 10 Hotels Made of Ice and Snow

Miss Cellania

Expect beds made of slabs of ice.

You Can Travel to Another City for as Little as $1 With Wanderu

Shaunacy Ferro

For wanderlusters on a budget.

Our Pollution Has Now Reached Deep-Sea Animals

Kate Horowitz

Scientists found high levels of contamination in two of the deepest ocean trenches.

35 Surprising Facts About Your Favorite Romantic Comedies


This Valentine’s Day, know your rom-coms.

Oakland's First All-Black, All-Harley Biker Club

Jake Rossen

11 Unusual Cutting and Cheese Boards

Rebecca OConnell

Say cheese!

Double-Sided Pan Makes Flipping Food a Breeze

Rebecca OConnell

See ya, spatula!

Morning Cup of Links: The 2017 Grammy Awards

Miss Cellania

Get your work week started right with some great links!