TASER is an acronym for Thomas A. Swift's Electric Rifle.
In 1966, the Beatles, the Rolling Stones, Bob Dylan, the Beach Boys, the Supremes, and the artists at Motown were all competing for top spots on the charts.
In this 1989 CNN interview, Ted Turner interviews Carl Sagan on the environment, nuclear warfare, space, time travel, SETI, and other topics.
From Google+ monday to plus-size models yesterday, we move to the Macintosh Plus computer, which came out in 1986.
You probably know that numismatists study and collect coins and currency, and you may even know that philatelists study and collect stamps.
I'm a Twin Peaks fan, and like to think I know a little trivia about the show.
3-D technology has been around in one form or another for a very long time.
• Spinach is far fancier than you might imagine upon first glance: in some cultures, greens like spinach and kale symbolize money.
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Not to get all existential on you, but what does it mean to be a “real nation”?
For today's mentalfloss.com Brain Game, it's Wednesday Wordplay and a brand new Filling Station puzzle.
Now that the space shuttle program is closing up and 585 people are laid off, what will happen to Titusville, Florida?
Most of us only think about chewing gum on the sidewalk when it sticks to our shoes, but if you live in North London, that gum stain on the sidewalk might just be a tiny masterpiece.
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A former Chrysler dealership near me. I hope one day it's resurrected and winds up on this
Hundreds of people have been cryonically frozen since the idea became feasible in the 1960s.
In a little over a month, Republican presidential hopefuls will meet in Ames to square off in the Iowa Straw Poll. What the heck is a straw poll, and what do the results mean?
It appears the Third Reich pioneered one of the weirder sides of human sexuality—catering to the need of lonely men to have intercourse with inflatable