Justin Dodd of Mental Floss debunks dozens of common myths and misconceptions about 64 different animals.
Erin McCarthy of Mental Floss shared a list of phobias ranging from the most common to those that are lesser known but still very real.
In a toothsome episode of the Mental Floss series Food History, host Justin Dodd explains how gummy bears came to be.
Food History host Justin Dodd describes the history of sushi in the mainland United States, particularly the famous "California Roll".
Justin Dodd of Mental Floss explains how the technologies of refrigeration and TV dinners reduced the time that women spent in the kitchen.
Justin Dodd of Food History explains the history of various types of pizza and some of the more entertaining myths behind the famous food.
Justin Dodd of Food History explains how the bacon, egg, and cheese sandwich became the quintessential urban American breakfast.
Justin Dodd of "Food History" explains how the pretzel moved beyond its theological origins to become one of the most popular snack foods in the world.
Food History host Justin Dodd explains the history of Pad Thai, a tasty noodle recipe that was once considered the official dish of Thailand.