The Rhodes Scholar program is named for De Beers founder Cecil Rhodes.
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 2 A.D., the first Chinese census reported a national population of 58,000,000
Related Fact: According to a July 2010 estimate, the Chinese population is now 1,330,141,295.
If you get any free time between traveling and cooking and eating and falling into a food coma this weekend, come on over!
It's an all-new 5-day trivia hunt!
Co-puzzle Master Josh Halbur and I are happy to bring you the next How Did You Know?
There's nothing quite so relaxing as getting out of town and chilling out in a nice, comfortable prison...at least, as long as that prison is one of these 11 prisons that have been refurbished in
Everyone did such a great job identifying the iconic rides in the It Would Have Been Cooler As A Van post that we probably need a larger challenge.
Thanks for enjoying the Brain Game (most) every weekday here at mentalfloss.com. Kara and I will be taking the rest of this week off to be with family, and hope that each of you get to do the same.
The editors of Slate asked their readers how Thanksgiving cooking traditions get passed from one generation to the next.
Whether you’re a casual viewer or a hardcore fan, the Wheel of Fortune we know today has been delighting audiences since 1983.
We’re all used to seeing Snoopy, Spongebob and Spiderman balloons in the Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade. They’re the A-Listers of the parade; the ones everyone anxiously awaits.
In 2008, 333,500 bachelor's degrees were conferred in the field of business—the most popular of all majors.
Related Facts: In all, 1,563,000 bachelor's degrees were awarded in 2007-08.
Recently I came across a great comic outlining what the world would look like if everyone grew up to be what they wanted as kids.
The Microsoft Kinect has been selling like hotcakes, and geeks have been using it to do amazing things.