Carly Simon’s dad is the Simon of Simon and Schuster.
For the December issue of mental_floss magazine, Jake Rossen managed to do something we thought was impossible—he snagged an interview with the legendary Bill Watterson.
We’ve shown you some of the best costumes from the last few Halloweens. Do you remember what you pulled on in 1993, though?
After realizing that there are a lot of taphophiles (cemetery and/or tombstone enthusiasts) out there, I’m finally putting my photo library of interesting tombstones to good use.
We sat down with Grumpy Cat and her humans—Tabatha Bundesen, her brother Bryan, and her daughter Crystal—to find out all we could about this seriously cranky (and seriously cute!) kitty.
Comic biographies of Sigmund Freud and Margaret Sanger, a brilliant use of animation in a webcomic, a journal comic about SPX and The Best American Comics of 2013.
This week, we're on location at The Field Museum in Chicago with Emily Graslie of The Brain Scoop.
Some of our Sesame Street favorites have stepped up to deal with major social issues. Here's a collection of Muppets who taught kids about the issues facing our world today.
Dolls aren’t just for playing house, you know.
Modern technology has changed the American classroom in many ways, as have parental attitudes.
A week from today, Mangesh and I are hopping in the car and heading west, to Indiana.