The 1900 Olympics featured a live pigeon shooting event. The winner bagged 21 pigeons.
From Flossy reader Cathy comes "a Christmas light show that is quite literally garbage.
Tonight's UncommonGoods giveaway item is the incredibly cool Phonekerchief!
Christmas has been the subject of film ever since film was invented. Some of those early shows survive, although you may not have seen them.
It’s not just pennies and dimes that people dump into those iconic red Salvation Army kettles at the holidays – some people see it as a chance to unload unlucky wedding jewelry, cumbersome stacks of $
If you live in the Cleveland area and are looking for something to do tomorrow (Saturday), stop by the mental_floss retail store in Chesterland! Come see where the magic happens.
Collapse is a 2009 documentary about the ideas and predictions of a man named Michael Ruppert, a former police officer and investigative journalist.
In the seventh "Symphony of Science" installment by John Boswell, Carl Sagan sings: "Science is more than a body of knowledge: it's a way of thinking; a way of skeptically interr
Every Friday, 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.
Marijuana Christmas Tree
Police in Germany seized a Christmas tree from a resident of Koblenz, because under the ornaments was a six-foot-tall marijuana plant!
Welcome to the Friday Brain Game. Good luck!
The last two letters of the name of which U.S.
Geomyces destructans, the fungus that causes "white nose syndrome", is killing off bats in record numbers.
Our friends at UncommonGoods have given us a copy of the award-winning game Infunitum to dangle before you this evening.
Many of us – me included – sing Christmas songs without giving a second thought to the lyrics.