Alaska is so big that you could fit 75 New Jerseys in it.
As I prepared an old mental_floss magazine article for the internet, I was struck by YouTube's "related videos" section.
Installment #51: On January 4, 1913, Count Alfred von Schlieffen, the architect of Germany’s plan of attack on France, died in bed of natural causes at the age of 79—thus missing, by just 19 months, t
The Trillion Dollar
Jim Cummings is the voice of Winnie the Pooh. He calls sick kids in hospitals and chats with them in character.
On Fridays, Jason posts a series of unrelated questions meant to spark conversation in the comments. Jason’s out today, so I’m filling in!
The western hemisphere of Mars, with the volcano Olympus Mons on the horizon.
Fictional characters, and even real-life folks, often talk about animals and people—particularly snarling dogs and knife-wielding lunatics—being able to “smell fear” on people.
The Bike-eating Tree
A bicycle lost over 50 years ago has been found -five feet off the ground, swallowed by a tree.
Though they're delightfully adorable, Tasmanian devils don't have a reputation for being sweet and cuddly (just look at that Taz on Looney Tunes!).
Please say hello to my friend Tina, whose likes and dislikes will help you solve today's mentalfloss.com Brain Game Free-for-all Friday challenge.
Employee training films are a treasure trove of weirdness.
It's Thursday, it's late, it's time once again for the game that's sweeping the nation: GUESS THE THEME! All the clips below, in this case TV shows, have something in common.
Quentin Tarantino often takes liberties with history in his films, and his latest, Django Unchained, is no exception.