The sum of all the numbers on a roulette wheel is 666.
In case you weren't obsessively refreshing mentalfloss.com last week, here's what you
The familiar No. 2 pencil is a seemingly simple object, but it's actually an exceedingly complex thing to make.
Our resident food expert dives into the relatively recent birth of green bean
Fascinating read on the concepts of breakfast, lunch and dinner. Have we always eaten them?
On Twitter this was tagged "Prepare to have your mind blown," and I didn't believe it.
After the tri-state area was devastated by Hurricane Sandy, food, gas, and power were in high demand but short supply.
This White House photo of President Obama doing the "not impressed" look with Olympic gymnast McKayla Maroney is zooming around the Internet this morning.
According to Slate, the greatest American screenplay was written in 1978. But the movie still hasn’t been made.
One of the most difficult things about photographing dancers is managing to capture the beauty of the movements and the flow of the dance itself in a still image.
We get a little obsessed with turkeys around this time of year. Myself, I can't wait for a good leftover turkey sandwich! Here are some cartoons centered about the bird for your entertainment.
The corporate future of Hostess Brands is hanging by a mere thread, and the Internet is all a-Twitter with Twinkie talk. But there’s more than just a golden snack cake at risk here.
On Fridays, I post a series of unrelated questions meant to spark conversation in the comments. Answer one, answer all, respond to someone else's reply, whatever you want.
2012 In Review: Mashable’s Best
It’s begun already. This is a good one though.
In 1957, engineer Al Fielding and Swiss inventor Marc Chavannes were trying to create a textured wallpaper.
The holiday season is almost upon us, and you're probably looking for something to amuse yourself—and many visiting relatives—in the days ahead.
There are some topics you probably never thought you'd be interested in, including the nocturnal habits of hummingbirds.