The little plastic bit on the end of your shoelace is called an aglet.
Seconds make minutes, minutes make hours, hours make days. You can probably take it from there. But before you do, please try today's Brain Game.
Check out the 63 diamond behemoth that the Pittsburgh Steelers will be lugging around on their knuckles from now on.
Nothing says stylish & safe like a skirt that turns you into a vending mach
We're excited to announce two new additions to the kids section of the mental_floss store.
If there's one thing people seem to love watching on YouTube, it's little kids rocking. Lucky for them, there are plenty of musical prodigies out there to sate their demand.
Here's one for the Twilight fans.
I bought a vintage typewriter this weekend for $25. I don't think it's a particularly valuable model or anything, but it looks cool and makes a really satisfying typing noise.
World War II Bulgaria didn't have a Schindler, and it didn't have a list. It had a white-bearded mystic named Peter Deunov and an entire nation standing behind him.
It's one of the most highly regarded sketch comedy shows in television history, but few people have seen The State, which ran on MTV from 1993 to 1995 and featured talented comedians who would go
Wedding season is in full swing, so chances are you'll be scouring a registry or two in search of the perfect gift over the course of the next few months.
A breeze of a puzzle on a warm Monday heading into summer; enjoy!
President Obama is renowned as one of our great orators.
There are four Latin abbreviations that many people confuse and use incorrectly. (Don't even get me started on those who say or write ect.
It's a dream scenario for a control freak with a junk food habit (AKA me).
As a follow-up to Stacy's great list of flag facts,Â enjoy this six-pack of stories (one for each white stripe) about famous American banners flown around the world.