One of Prince Charles's Secret Service code names was "Unicorn."
From Greece to Poland Underneath A Bus
A 19-year-old Afghan man named Yahiya climbed underneath a bus in Athens and strapped himself to the undercarriage with a belt for a free ride.
Would you put up a total stranger in your home for a few nights -- for free?
A letter/number Brain Game on a cozy Friday.
Ana Rodarte was born with neurofibromatosis, which caused tumors to cover half her face. She was in her twenties when a team of doctors performed a series of operations that transformed her life.
Saturday will mark the 51st anniversary of the death of Konstantin Yuon (1875-1958).
I'm hoping that everyone who TiVoed last Monday's episode of House has already watched it, since the next sentence definitely contains a spoiler. The suicide of Dr.
Linda Rodriguez recently moved to England, and she posts about happenings in her new country a few times each week. Her column needs a name.
Everyone knows that sleeping well, exercise and playing sudoku can keep your brain in shape. But there are lots of ways you can flex your cerebral cortex, and these ten are pretty easy.
I love new languages. The trouble is, I'm usually really bad at them.
This is your semi-daily reminder that mental_floss is on Twitter.
In this fourth post of the series about local characters, we'll take a look at some colorful citizens who are well known in Peoria, San Marcos, Montreal, New Haven, Wheeling, Ocean City, and Omah
Calvin's father owned a used car lot, and he promisedÂ the 22-year-oldÂ collegeÂ student that he'dÂ give him one ofÂ the best cars in his lotÂ upon graduation, as long as he could prove that
Who doesn't love that great song "Mahna Mahna" from Sesame Street?
Scientific explanations for the parting of the Red Sea, the 10 plagues, and the burning bush.
Unlike Dungeons and Dragons, this game is simple. We'll give you a name, you choose if it's a skin disease or a character from the realm of Dungeons and Dragons.