Atticus Finch's final speech in To Kill a Mockingbird was shot in one take.
Göbekli Tepe was built 11,600 years ago, before the pyramids, before Stonehenge, and before anything else we've found.
A tooth necklace might seem like the type of accessory you would have found in Jeffrey Dahmer’s dresser drawers, but back in Victorian times, there was no sweeter way to commemorate your child’s first
Baseball season is the happiest time of the year. Home runs, hot dogs, and hot summer nights at the ballpark are touchstones for so many of us, from the most casual observer to the diehard fan.
Cat owners will tell you they can detect the difference between a contented meow and an annoyed meow, a scared meow and a playful meow, and so on.
YES! You can play this challenge/contest without knowing a thing about the weekly hunt! It's sort of a one-off - a stand-alone if you will.
In this video, the second part of the Everything is a Remix series, filmmaker Kirby Ferguson explains how Hollywood films are now overwhelmingly based on existing properties -- almost everything that
Do the swoon-worthy gas rates companies are charging at the pump these days make you think, "Geez, if only it were 1918.
Mental_floss blog editor Jason English told me his daughter wanted a cuckoo clock, but she wanted one with a dog instead of a cuckoo.
It's an all-new 5-day trivia hunt!
We're going Monday-Thursday this week because of the holiday week as co-puzzle Master Josh Halbur and I bring you the next How Did You Know?
Everyone knows about tyrannosauruses and raptors, but what about azhdarchids, purussauruses or gorgonopsids (like the one above)?
Today is Tuesday Test Time, and this one requires some brain work, so stretch out your cranium if you haven't done so yet today.
Best Brains Inc., the eponymous minds behind Mystery Science Theater 3000, had a fabulous creative team that came up with many hilarious song parodies and musical tributes over the course of the serie
The History of Tequila. We wouldn't have the liquor today if Spain hadn't used a shortcut for importing goods from the Philippines. (via TYWKIWDBI)
9 Road Signs For Your Life.
Happy Birthday to one of the best places in the world to curl up with a good book: the New York Public Library.
Our DIY friends over at Boingboing have an amazing, years-deep archive of how-to-make-stuff posts, which include a great many videos.