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Are Elephants Actually Scared of Mice?

Mark Mancini

Is there truth to the cartoon trope?

Turn Your Phone Into a Night Light With This Tiny Clip-On Lampshade

Michele Debczak

Serious contender for stocking-stuffer of the year.

You'll Travel 8202 Miles While Watching This Video

Caitlin Schneider

We cover a lot of ground while standing still.

20 Behind-the-Scenes Secrets of 9-1-1 Dispatchers

Jessica Hullinger

Number 8: They really wish you had a landline.

Experience 'The Lion King' Musical in Virtual Reality

Anna Green

Disney has released a breathtaking five minute virtual reality recording of the show’s opening number, “The Circle of Life.”

This Infographic Charts the Best Works of Fiction From Works of Fiction

Andrew LaSane

The best games, shows, and books written into our popular culture.

Artist Creates Rings Out of Cotton Candy

Rebecca OConnell

No, you can't eat these.

11 Brilliant Gifts for the Cat Lover in Your Life

Erin McCarthy

Not sure what to get the ailurophile in your life? Here are a few suggestions for lovers of all things cat—and their favorite felines.

Morning Cup of Links: Sherlock Holmes’ Biography

Miss Cellania

35 More Amazing Facts From Our Instagram

Olivia Harrison

Did you know mental_floss has an Instagram account? Well now you do, and you can follow us to learn many more super-fun facts.

Watch the Original Taco Bell be Relocated

Kirstin Fawcett

A live webcam is tracking the move.

6 Types of Fascinating Trace Fossils You Can Visit

Claire Cock-Starkey

Most fossils reveal an animal's death—these reveal its life.

5 Questions: Hec Ramsey

Pass rate:75 %
Backwards navigation:Forbidden

Fly Like a Bird in This Virtual Reality Flight Simulator

Shaunacy Ferro

Birdly, a flight simulator powered by Oculus Rift, will be available for test flights in Cambridge, Massachusetts, in December.

10 Things You Didn’t Know Were Created by Jim Henson

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