At the end of Prohibition, FDR said, "What America needs now is a drink."
The Perfect Office Chair Is Out There
Right? It must be. Here’s why we haven’t found it.
How Do You Get Robots To Dance In Unison to the Song Thriller?
One word: Bacteria.
When we think of human evolution, our minds wander back to the thousands of years it took natural selection to produce the modern-day man. But are we still changing as a species, even today?
• The cashew is a very unusual nut.
Pluto's demotion from "planet" status to "lame Kuiper Belt resident" ahem "dwarf planet"/"planetoid" continues to be the subject of deep nerd rage.
Between the itching and the welts and the fears of West Nile, it's easy to forget that mosquitoes are a wonder of evolution, and maybe they don't really get a fair shake from us.
You already know that bananas turn brown when they're bruised, so the concept of banana art being made with nothing more than a push pin makes sense.
Today's Wednesday Wordplay challenge at the mentalfloss.com Brain Game asks you to choose between five commonly-misspelled words that end with the letters "ENT." Four are spelled correc
Prom 2012: Expectations Vs. Reality. From the experience of a blogger who went to her own senior prom recently.
Google Thinks You’re Stupid—and Works to Keep You in the Dark.
There are some celebrities that would do just about anything to stay young, but for Sumatran orangutans, the fountain of youth is a little easier to come by — at least for the males.
By the time you read this, I will be stuffing my face with lobster rolls in Maine. Pretend you're on vacation with me by checking out these lobster-themed songs.
Go Backstage at 30 Rock
The awesome team behind Jimmy Fallon’s blog has put together a Choose-Your-Own-Adventure style tour of the show’s production facilities in New York.
Let's get a good summer reading list going.
Whether it's for a day trip, a getaway weekend, or a full-blown vacation, there's a theme park near you, and many of them have new rides to deliver the biggest thrills yet -if you're in
In this short animated video, Dr.
Some felt that our most recent U.S. president puzzle was a bit on the easy side, but I don't think that'll be a problem today.