The plastic pink flamingo is the official city bird of Madison, WI.
Even the worst guessers will have a 1-in-48 2-in-48 shot at today's mentalfloss.com Brain Game Tuesday Test Time challenge.
To become an Olympic hero in our book, it takes more than athleticism.
Pioneering astronaut and physicist Sally Ride died of pancreatic cancer Monday at age 61.
GARY HERSHORN/Reuters/Landov That’s the work of the American Humane Association, who actually trademarked the phrase. The AHA first set up a committee to investigate abuse of animal actors in the earl
Installment #28: The rise of German power on land and at sea in the first years of the 20th century forced Britain and France, rivals since the medieval period, to put aside their differences to conta
Sally Ride, the first American woman in space, has passed away. She was 61. This story on her life and accomplishments originally appeared last
Most people think of TV movies as cheesy, inferior versions of their big-screen counterparts, but no other movie has caused as much fear in its viewers as the BBC film Ghostwatch.
The movie was sho
You Think Nuclear Weapons Are Safe? Why Don’t You Stand Right Under One As It Explodes?
These five guys did.
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When we think of the world of science, we often imagine white lab coats and sterile instruments, where everything is perfectly measured, monitored and executed.
Without the Space Shuttle, our sources of fresh space video are somewhat limited.
Friday morning, we awoke to the horrific news of a shooting at a movie theater in Aurora, Colorado.
Good luck solving today's Monday Math Square mentalfloss.com Brain Game challenge:
Place the digits 1 through 9 in the white blanks so that the mathematical equations work both across and down
England hasn't hosted the Olympics since 1948, but the Royal Family participates quite often.
July 22 is Pi Approximation Day because pi's fractional approximation is 22/7.