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Giant LEGO Millennium Falcon Took 10,000 Pieces to Build

Rebecca OConnell

Name the US States That Contain Double Letters (The Same Letter Twice In A Row)

10 Foods That (Thankfully) Flopped

Name the Movie by the Line of Trivia From IMDb

Morning Cup of Links: The Silent and Deadly Owl

Miss Cellania

The Weird Week in Review

Miss Cellania

The weirdest news stories of hte week.

8 Shakespearean Terms We Still Haven't Cracked

Janet Burns

Some of the words Shakespeare coined are still mysterious centuries later.

Thanks to Smartphones, 20 Percent of San Francisco’s 911 Calls are Butt Dials

Anna Green

Accidental calls are putting a strain on San Francisco's emergency dispatch system.

When Walt Disney Opened an Elementary School

Jake Rossen

The principal's office had a door sign that read "Captain Hook."

Mealworms Make Styrofoam Biodegradeable By Digesting It

Anna Green

Two new studies have huge environmental implications.

10 Perfectly Paired Facts About ‘Harold and Maude’

Tara Aquino

In 1971, it was a box office disaster. Today, the brutally dark rom-com is considered a masterpiece.

The World’s Largest Collection of Fossilized Poop Opens in Florida

Shaunacy Ferro

The South Florida Museum has a load to boast about.

Announcing 'Brain Surgery Live With Mental Floss' on Nat Geo!


The Stylish, High-Tech Cat Toy of the Future Comes to Kickstarter

Hannah Keyser

A new smart-phone activated cat toy is gaining traction on Kickstarter.

Maryland Built the World's Largest Man-Made Oyster Reef

Kirstin Fawcett

The bivalve mollusks will filter the water, repopulate the over-fished estuary, and hopefully help save the Bay.