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Brain Game: Land Ho!

Read the instructions carefully to solve today's mentalfloss.com Brain Game Wednesday Wordplay challenge.

Morning Cup of Links: Logic and Infinity

Miss Cellania

21 Stunning Examples Of Impeccable Logic. The kind of logic you find when you let millions of people share their thoughts with everyone online.

5 Questions: Going for Gold

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11 Geeky Wedding & Engagement Rings

Jill Harness

We’ve featured geeky wedding invitations, nerdy wedding dresses, funny wedding photos and more, but now it’s time to enjoy delightfully dorky wedding rings – and a few nerdy engagement rings as well.

The Late Movies: Happy 70th Birthday, Garrison Keillor

Erica Palan

Beloved public radio personality Garrison Keillor turned 70 years old today.

What Is a Blue Moon, and How Rare Is It?

Kara Kovalchik

Stockbyte/John FoxxBefore Curiosity landed on Mars, the main topic of discussion among amateur astronomers was the blue Moon that is scheduled to make an appearance on August 31.

Corporate Headquarters

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Sure, you know exactly where to go when you have a hankering for any of these companies' edibles, but do you know where their corporate headquarters are located? For each company, select the state that's home to its corporate headquarters.

The Missing Links: How to Turn Junk Mail Into A Big Payday

Colin Patrick

A Perfectly Legal $95,000 Bank Heist Patrick Combs deposited a $95K junk mail bank check as a joke, fully expecting the transaction to be declined.

The Science of "Breaking the Seal"

Matt Soniak

If you like beer, and like it in large quantities, this might be a familiar scenario: You sit down at the bar, get a beer and drink it. You drink another one. Maybe a third.

Meet Bobak Ferdowsi, NASA's "Mohawk Guy"

Chris Higgins

Bobak Ferdowsi is Flight Director on the Mars Science Laboratory mission (aka Curiosity).

7 Fabulously Named Fossils

Miss Cellania

When I researched the post 14 Great Names for Bugs, I found other wonderful species names, including some creatures that no longer exist.

Prince Harry is Partial Owner of a Racehorse Named Usain Colt

Jason English

John Stillwell/PA Photos/Landov Adrienne Crezo is on vacation this week, but she found time to share that fact with me yesterday. I am grateful.

Name That Altered State

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Here are 10 of our 50 United States, each taken out-of-scale and turned at an angle, making them not so easy to recognize at first glance. Can you identify each state?

Brain Game: Wow!

Those of you who know your state capitals should have a fun time with today's mentalfloss.com Brain Game Tuesday Test Time challenge. Enjoy! Eleven different U.S.

Morning Cup of Links: Sweet Frozen Liquid

Miss Cellania

The Mars Curiosity rover pulled off the most complex landing ever, millions of miles away.

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