France's last execution via guillotine was in 1977.
Today's delightful dumbness: a re-cut video of Star Trek: The Next Generation (primarily featuring Data) set to Weird Al's "White and Nerdy." Given the song's many reference
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Other species have incredible ways of seeing the world.
The San Diego Zoo is one of the most famous zoos in the world, in part for its remarkable conservation efforts.
Think Thursday, and Friday will be here before you know it.
Quarterback in the NFL is the position that drives the franchise, sometimes into a sinkhole that swallows reasonable chances of success for years on end.
No wonder teams spend so much pre-draft tim
The measure of a true artist doesn't come down to what medium he uses so much as how effectively he uses his chosen medium. Marcus Levine is a perfect example.
This Friday at 3:47 PM (EST) the Space Shuttle Endeavour will take off from Kennedy Space Center on its last flight ever.
It's Wednesday Wordplay at the mentalfloss.com Brain Game. Enjoy!
By changing one letter in each step to form English words, and leaving all other letters in their original positions, change B
The Mystery of the Singing Mice.
My trip to Boston last week was pretty educational.
Tonight, instead of a handful of short clips, we’re bringing you one half-hour video.
YES! You can play this challenge/contest without knowing a thing about the weekly hunt! It's sort of a one-off - a stand-alone if you will.
While everyone continues to worry and wonder about the potential threat caused by Japan's leaking nuclear reactors, many have reflected on the world's single largest nuclear disaster, the Ch
According to a poll taken by a British film rental company, 30% of respondents had lied about seeing The Godfather.
Related Fact: The rest of the top ten most lied about films are Casablanca (13%),