Pentheraphobia is the persistent fear of your mother-in-law.
The western hemisphere of Mars, with the volcano Olympus Mons on the horizon.
Fictional characters, and even real-life folks, often talk about animals and people—particularly snarling dogs and knife-wielding lunatics—being able to “smell fear” on people.
The Bike-eating Tree
A bicycle lost over 50 years ago has been found -five feet off the ground, swallowed by a tree.
Though they're delightfully adorable, Tasmanian devils don't have a reputation for being sweet and cuddly (just look at that Taz on Looney Tunes!).
Please say hello to my friend Tina, whose likes and dislikes will help you solve today's mentalfloss.com Brain Game Free-for-all Friday challenge.
Employee training films are a treasure trove of weirdness.
It's Thursday, it's late, it's time once again for the game that's sweeping the nation: GUESS THE THEME! All the clips below, in this case TV shows, have something in common.
Quentin Tarantino often takes liberties with history in his films, and his latest, Django Unchained, is no exception.
Norovirus might be the perfect human pathogen.
The Definitive Tarantino Chronological Pop Culture Reference
In 1662, a 19-year-old Isaac Newton started carrying a leather-bound journal, which he used to track finances and work out math problems. But he also used it to hide something secret.
Working on the International Space Station means three things: it's crowded, you have to exercise to combat the effects of zero gravity, and your hair goes nuts.
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