At the end of Prohibition, FDR said, "What America needs now is a drink."
You hear it all the time -- that so-and-so is "in the limelight" or "stealing the limelight" -- and while we all know what people mean when they say that, we may not have any idea
Why are four-leaf clovers considered so lucky?
Even the dog world is talking about Charlie Sheen, though they're unimpressed by his Tiger
We love March Madness! We love it so much that we can't restrict it to just a basketball tournament.
Taking a cue from Jason's daughter and her impressive knowledge of presidential facts, I thought perhaps I had a child prodigy of a different sort on my hands: master bracketologist.
Snakes are generally known for being unable to control their own body temperature and for being terrible parents.
It's Think Thursday here at the mentalfloss.com Brain Game. Happy Saint Patrick's Day to those who celebrate same.
Unusual St. Patrick's Day Celebrations. From Arkansas to the Caribbean to Japan, everyone is Irish on St.
Heterochromia, in case you didn’t know, is just a fancy word for different-colored eyes.
Kinetic Typography ("moving text") has been around for at least half a century -- movie title sequences often feature some form of moving text, and there are tons of famous examples.
Cassini is currently hanging out near Saturn, conducting various missions with its wide array of instruments (including cameras, radar, magnetometer, cosmic dust analyzer [!], plasma spectrometer, and
We may not be much help in filling out your bracket.
Every week, Miss Kathleen provides links to a variety of stories about libraries, authors, and books.
So, this is cool. Most of our regular readers are probably familiar with my series of photo essays, Strange Geographies -- and I know it's been awhile since I've posted one.
This is hauntingly beautiful! Our friend Michael Tapp shot this video in the NYC subway system. Check it