Flamingos are naturally white. Their diet of brine shrimp and algae turns them pink.
There is much about earthquakes that is a mystery, even to scientists.
Terry Gilliam started out as the only American* member of Monty Python, and he was responsible for the absurd animated sequences seen throughout Monty Python's Flying Circus as well as their late
It all goes back to Loki.
Today's mentalfloss.com Brain Game Wednesday Wordplay challenge is a brand new word ladder. Since the words share the same first two letters, it looks easier than it is.
Instagram's new terms of service outraged users when it appeared the company was claiming rights to all their pictures.
A group of mathematicians at the University of Vermont published a paper on positivity in the English language.
Wednesday marks 15 years since Titanic was released in theaters.
Indiana Jones Just Received A Very Important Package
At the University of Chicago. And no one knew where it came from.
Game of the Visit of Santa Claus. McLoughlin Brothers, 1901.
Three years ago, I posted a list of Bizarre But Clever Christmas Decorations.
In this age of video game consoles and iPads, it’s easy to forget there was a time when miniature trains were at the top of every kid’s holiday wish list.
Yes. And our pets sometimes need transfusions, too, so it’s always handy to know what type of blood Spot or Fluffy has (if he or she has had any blood work done, the vet will have this
For 75 years, scientists have wondered what caused the Hindenburg, the world's largest airship, to catch on fire as it landed during a thunderstorm in Lakehurst, New Jersey on May 6, 1937.
Today's mentalfloss.com Brain Game Tuesday Test Time challenge is a quick one, but that's okay... you still have lots to do before the holiday arrives, right?