The Rhodes Scholar program is named for De Beers founder Cecil Rhodes.
Time to face-off with a mentalfloss.com Brain Game Tuesday Test Time challenge.
Inside Northampton State Lunatic Asylum. A once-beautiful yet frightening facility is now an abandoned ruin.
26 Of The Best Of The Worst Family Holiday Cards.
Early this morning, we republished a 2006 article from the magazine about the time Kim Jong Il kidnapped a South Korean director and his ex-wife and forced them to make movies in the North (and to rem
If you got the bah-humbugs, "Deviled Egg Nog Mixmas," by djcostik will get you in the right mood!
To make your Monday complete, I present you with a variety of videos featuring animals playing video games, along with analysis of whether they are good at the games. BEHOLD:
In September 1919, President Woodrow Wilson embarked on a cross-country tour to gain support for the Treaty of Versailles and his League of Nations.
Excuse the shameless self-promotion folks, but once in a while we can be self-congratulatory, can't we?
APOLOGIES: I made an error in the first Math Square today. This is a revised version that fixes the mistake.
A series on autism starts by asking whether it is more prevalent today or just more likely to be diagnosed. There are links to the other articles in this thoughtful series.
When your work hits a wall, it’s natural to seek new inspiration. The less natural inclination? Kidnap foreign talent and force creativity out of them at gunpoint.
In case you weren't obsessively refreshing mentalfloss.com all week, here's what you
For some people, the Christmas season doesn't officially start until A Charlie Brown Christmas is on.
That thousand-yard stare of wonderment and beguilement!