Writer Sarah Josepha Hale is responsible for making Thanksgiving a national holiday. She also wrote “Mary Had a Little Lamb.”
On Fridays, we ask a series of unrelated questions. Your answers help get us through the afternoon. Answer one, answer all, or ask your own question. On to this week's topics...
The world’s most famous dinosaur is a lot more interesting than many people realize.
There are so many ways a reboot of Cosmos could have gone wrong.
Let’s part the underpants-shaped veil surrounding urination information. Let’s learn about peeing.
Life of Pi – Everything You Need to Celebrate Pi Day on 3/14 from Your Friends at mental_floss
From now until Opening Day, we'll be taking a look at the stories behind some of the greatest team names in Minor League Baseball.
While the current box office is positively glutted with remakes, reboots, re-imaginings, and a healthy dose of adapted material, not every book is rushed to the silver screen.
©2016 Mental Floss, Inc. All rights reserved. Mental Floss® is a registered trademark owned by Felix Dennis. mentalfloss.com is a trademark owned by Felix Dennis.