Family Might Own Lost Michelangelo

Jill Harness

A family in Buffalo passed this painting from generation to generation for years.

Brain Game: Math Square #48

The nine white squares inside the main red grid should be filled with the digits 1 through 9. Each digit should appear only once in this main grid (the red square). One number is provided for you.

Morning Cup of Links: Czar and Bizarre

Miss Cellania

Resurrecting the Czar. This story of the Romanovs begins with their deaths in 1918, and hasn't concluded yet. * The 100 Best Signs At The Rally To Restore Sanity And/Or Fear.

The Quick 10: 10 Sweet Facts for Halloween

Jason English

This weekend I've been sharing tasty facts about your favorite candy treats on Twitter. Here are some of the highlights: 1.

Weekend Links: Halloween Link Spooktacular!

Allison Keene

First thing's first: what's the deal with Halloween?

Not-So-Famous Firsts: Halloween Edition

Kara Kovalchik

Whether you're taking some little ones out trick-or-treating or going to an adult party dressed as a radish, we join you in the spirit of Halloween and offer up a few not-so-famous firsts related

Are You Afraid of the Park? Ghosts, Conspiracies and Other Weird Happenings in Central Park

Matt Soniak

Weekend Links: When Star Wars meets Beethoven

Allison Keene

The political climate of late has certainly been wild and wacky.

The Late Movies: Halloween Nonsense

Miss Cellania

It's the holiday weekend, so let's just get silly with some Halloween videos.

How Did You Know? - Day 4 Level 3/Bonus Round

David K. Israel

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.

The Quick 10: 10 Strange College Traditions

Kenny Gould

Most colleges have a campus-specific tradition or two that you simply must participate in before you graduate.

The Mad Men Reading List

Chris Higgins

If you've seen Mad Men, you've probably noticed books embedded within the show.

It Was a Graveyard Smash: The Story of The Monster Mash

Jill Harness

From “Grandma Got Ran Over By A Reindeer” to Adam Sandler’s “Thanksgiving Song,” holiday novelty songs are always a fun way to celebrate, but they are rarely considered good music in their own right.

Woody's Winners, NFL Week 8

NFL WEEK EIGHT What I've learned through seven weeks of NFL play this season: Buffalo will win a few games before the season's over Oakland will become a contender over the next three

Follow @mental_floss on Twitter: Amazing Facts, 140 Characters at a Time

Jason English

We'd love you to follow us on Twitter! Would it help if I mentioned we've been ranked the 29th most influential news media Twitter account? No? Oh.