The medical term for ice cream headaches is sphenopalatine ganglioneuralgia.
In your dreams, you’re the star of your own movie—and your subconscious often has you performing stunts that would put Tom Cruise to shame.
One of the most persistent myths in American history is that European explorers really got one over on the Native Americans by purchasing the entire island of Manhattan—where property has averaged $10
A fun presidential event will kick off later this month here at mentalfloss.com; keep your eyes peeled!
Unpopular teenager Whitney Kropp was selected for the homecoming court as a cruel joke. But her community gave the Carrie scenario a happy ending.
Over the years, you guys have come up with many of our best t-shirt ideas. Let this serve as a reminder that we're always in the market for a great idea.
Some friends and I recently went on a trip to the Jersey Shore together. The drive posed a problem, since we all have very different tastes in music.
Stare At The Sun
Well, not the actual one. But you won’t want to take your eyes off this video of the sun.
Like most 20-somethings using social media, my Facebook newsfeed often features "Jane Doe is now engaged to John Smith" posts, with requisite thumbs-up, squeals of glee from friends, and pho
You’ve probably heard that Barack Obama recruited Massachusetts senator and ketchup-magnate-by-marriage John Kerry to play Mitt Romney in mock debates.
By most accounts, Ted Bundy was handsome, charming, and intelligent. He was also violent, manipulative, amoral—and exhibited many of the hallmarks of a psychopath.
Need a reason to celebrate this month? Look no further than the list below.
October 1st: National Homemade Cookies
So you may recall that back in 2010, Jack Horner, the famous paleontologist who partly inspired Jurassic Park, co-authored a paper arguing that the dinosaur Torosaurus didn't exist -- that in fac
EPCOT opened 30 years ago today. Here's a look at the proposed West Coast version from a story Stacy originally posted last
Here's a brand new mentalfloss.com Brain Game Monday Math Square challenge.
Arnold Schwarzenegger Comes Clean. The retired bodybuilder, actor, and politician stirs up publicity to sell his memoirs, out today.
Ten Fascinating Facts About Alpacas.