The famous Aaron Burr “Got Milk?” ad from 1993 was directed by Michael Bay.
Solar too mainstream for you? Bored with windpower? Don't worry -- there are plenty of other ways to harness a watt.
Better than a Clapper
Losing the remote is so last year with the new device that detects hand movements to control a television.
So I'm going to be on the radio tomorrow afternoon (5 pm Pacific time)—on a great show produced from the OC called Writers on Writing.
Burrhus Frederic Skinner never quite escaped the lingering plaque from misinformation unleashed with the invention of his "Baby Tender" (aka "Heir Conditioner" or "Aircrib&quo
A perk of being a weekend subscriber to The New York Times is the access to their online archives.
You know, I always hated telling people I was from Georgia. Don't get me wrong, I love the Peach State, andÂ am proud that I wasÂ born and raised there.
YOU WILL NEED
1 unstoppable will to live
An appreciation for tragic irony
If there's one thing you can say about most desert island strandings, it's that, at the very least, t
After buying an iPhone, I have begun to wonder where consumer purchases fit into Maslow's Hierarchy of Needs.
I ran across these two trailers within a day of each other, and was struck by how similar in tone the movies seem, despite being birthed in two very different cinematic and -- we'd like to think
My very first week here at mental_floss I wrote an article called Periodic Tableware, about how people have taken the periodic table of the elements and adapted the form in interesting ways.
Welcome back to the feature wherein I type a random phrase and we see what kind of interesting factoids "turn-up."
Today I typed in "What's a Good Credit Score?" unearthing
Here's another how-my-stuff-was-confiscated post. Ok, not really, but kind of.
Six Degrees of Wikipedia was a 2006 web sensation, racking up the Diggs and making the Telegraph. This application would tell you how closely Wikipedia entries were related (Viagra and mackerel? Four
Perhaps it matches your Pac-Man wall paper and Donkey Kong bath mat? Whatever your decorating scheme, we're not
There's something inherently fascinating about abandoned places, be they entire cities, like the one surrounding the skeleton of Chernobyl, pockets of urban blight returning to grassland, as in D