Yawning is so contagious that it can spread to dogs and monkeys.
by David DiSalvo
In the battle to control the high seas, there’s a new ray of light—the modern
Exciting news! The good people at UncommonGoods have given us a sack filled with cool stuff to hand out to our readers this week.
According to my buddy John M.
I would imagine that New Yorkers would be a little concerned about any unusual aircraft zipping around their airspace.
In case you weren't obsessively refreshing mentalfloss.com in November, here's what you
The odds of two people with the same birthday having a child who also shares their birthday are around 1 in 133,225. But that's exactly what happened on November 24th to the White family of St.
The nine white squares inside the main red grid should be filled with the digits 1 through 9. Each digit should appear only once in this main grid (the red square).
NASA announced a new kind of microbe that uses arsenic as a chemical building block instead of phosphorus, previously thought to be one of the essential elements of life.
One of our New Year traditions is to kiss someone at midnight. No pressure there, right? A kiss is a great way to start out a new year on a high note, and here's the science behind it.
For reasons unknown (but unquestioned, as it is pretty awesome), the National Institute for Health has a spellbinding flash presentation of Konrad Gesner’s entire natural history volume, Historiae Ani
1. Diego Rivera’s “Man at the Crossroads”
The Moral: Never hire a communist to do a capitalist’s
Women Rescued After Truck Lands in Tree
Erin Dawn Bowser was apparently driving too fast along Route 68 in Evans City, Pennsylvania Monday morning.
Vice Presidents never seem to get the glory that Presidents do... and the same goes for their dogs.
Lots of people think that the X in Xmas is a secular watering down of the word Christ. You know, a "we love to celebrate the holiday but don’t believe in Jesus" sort of thing.
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