The word "unfriend" appeared in print all the way back in 1659.
In many horror movies, there's a scene when the captives try to escape.
Today is 09/09/09, and you know what that
A certain group of readers will have no problem with today's Brain Game; and I'm sure they'll make themselves known.
Where Did All the Flowers Come From? Figuring out the evolution of flowers may be a matter of analyzing how the DNA of modern flowers works.
Kate Pong gives birth to quintuplets.
Did anyone see Extract this weekend? I'm going this week, and if it's even a quarter as good as Office Space, I'll be happy.
Here's your daily dose of science video: in this BBC production, "A flood hits a fire ant colony in the Amazon jungle.
Here's something you may not know about me: I'm a sucker for limited-edition candy.
It was a busy Labor Day weekend in Atlanta, Georgia, and the mental_floss staff was smack in the middle of the action.
Last month we told you about people who stumbled upon their fortune.
I don't remember if I made a New Year's resolution back in January, but if I did I certainly haven't kept it—my abs remain, shall we say, ill-defined, I have 32,170 messages i
Llano del Rio is one of the most distinctive ghost towns in the United States.
When I read that a new spider species was named Heteropoda davidbowie in honor of David Bowie, it reminded me of several other celebrities whose names were enshrined in taxonomy because there are so m
Today's Brain Game combines a logic puzzle with some knowledge of baseball.
Roxy Freeman never went to school until she was 22 and decided to go to college.
There's probably a special place in Hell reserved for those of us who watch Jerry Lewis's annual Labor Day Telethon strictly for laughs.