26 Facts about Libraries - mental_floss List Show Ep. 518

26 Facts about Libraries - mental_floss List Show Ep. 518

A weekly show where knowledge junkies get their fix of trivia-tastic information. This week, John tells you about one of his favorite things, libraries! Subscribe for new episodes of mental_floss every other Wednesday! ---- WE'RE ON SNAPCHAT! Username: mental.floss Mental Floss Video on Twitter: http://www.twitter.com/mf_video ---- Website: http://www.mentalfloss.com Twitter: http://www.twitter.com/mental_floss Facebook: http://www.facebook.com/mentalflossmagazine Store: http://store.mentalfloss.com/ (enter promo code: "YoutubeFlossers" for 15% off!)

49 Hoaxes People Actually Believed - mental_floss on YouTube (Ep.12)

49 Hoaxes People Actually Believed - mental_floss on YouTube (Ep.12)

A weekly show hosted by John Green, where knowledge junkies get their fix of trivia-tastic information. This week, John looks at some of history's greatest hoaxes including "Balloon Boy" (the boy, by the way is now in a metal band), "Lonelygirl15" and "War of the Worlds" (you didn't think we could do an episode on hoaxes and NOT include it, did you?). Mental Floss Video on Twitter: http://www.twitter.com/mf_video Images and Footage provided by Shutterstock: www.shutterstock.com Artist acknowledgements for this episode: Ron Swanson & Kill Bill prints by Sarah Yakawonis, http://dft.ba/-YakawonisQuilling Captain America sheild by Zachariah Perry, http://dft.ba/-ZimProps My Drunk Kitchen spatulogo, Zelda heart containers, CGP Grey logo felt textile artwork by Danica Johnson, http://dft.ba/-SaysDanica Circus Sideshow Nesting Dolls, Gravlax, http://dft.ba/-Gravlax 8 bit perler bouquets, Geekapalooza, http://dft.ba/-Geekapalooza Hank & John, Sherlock & Watson wooden dolls, Kimmy Fiorentino,http://dft.ba/-maddasahatterr ---- Website: http://www.mentalfloss.com Twitter: http://www.twitter.com/mental_floss Facebook: http://www.facebook.com/mentalflossmagazine

26 Facts about the Science of Family - mental_floss List Show Ep. 442

26 Facts about the Science of Family  - mental_floss List Show Ep. 442

A weekly show where knowledge junkies get their fix of trivia-tastic information. This week, John tells you about the science of family! Subscribe for new episodes of mental_floss every Wednesday! ---- WE'RE ON SNAPCHAT! Username: mental.floss Mental Floss Video on Twitter: http://www.twitter.com/mf_video ---- Website: http://www.mentalfloss.com Twitter: http://www.twitter.com/mental_floss Facebook: http://www.facebook.com/mentalflossmagazine Store: http://store.mentalfloss.com/ (enter promo code: "YoutubeFlossers" for 15% off!)

79 Common Mispronunciations - mental_floss on YouTube (Ep. 21)

79 Common Mispronunciations - mental_floss on YouTube (Ep. 21)

A weekly show where knowledge junkies get their fix of trivia-tastic information. This week, John Green discusses 79 of the most commonly mispronounced words in English. Mental Floss Video on Twitter: http://www.twitter.com/mf_video Select Images and Footage provided by Shutterstock: www.shutterstock.com Artist acknowledgements for this episode: ---- Website: http://www.mentalfloss.com Twitter: http://www.twitter.com/mental_floss Facebook: http://www.facebook.com/mentalflossmagazine

47 Charming Facts About Children's Books - mental_floss on YouTube (Ep.206)

47 Charming Facts About Children's Books - mental_floss on YouTube (Ep.206)

A weekly show where knowledge junkies get their fix of trivia-tastic information. This week, John looks at the fascinating back-story behind the books from your childhood. This week's episode is supported by Audible.com. You can download a free audiobook, such as "The Fault in Our Stars" by John Green, or one of 150,000 other titles at http://www.audible.com/mentalfloss Mental Floss Video on Twitter: http://www.twitter.com/mf_video Select Images and Footage provided by Shutterstock: www.shutterstock.com ---- Website: http://www.mentalfloss.com Twitter: http://www.twitter.com/mental_floss Facebook: http://www.facebook.com/mentalflossmagazine Store: http://store.mentalfloss.com/ (enter promo code: "YoutubeFlossers" for 15% off!)

101 (More) Amazing Facts - mental_floss on YouTube - List Show (307)

101 (More) Amazing Facts - mental_floss on YouTube - List Show (307)

A weekly show where knowledge junkies get their fix of trivia-tastic information. We do a lot of research around here for mental_floss episodes, and often come across facts that don't fit in to any specific episodes but are too good to keep to ourselves. This week, John rifles through 101 amazing facts. ---- Mental Floss Video on Twitter: http://www.twitter.com/mf_video Select Images and Footage provided by Shutterstock: www.shutterstock.com ---- Website: http://www.mentalfloss.com Twitter: http://www.twitter.com/mental_floss Facebook: http://www.facebook.com/mentalflossmagazine Store: http://store.mentalfloss.com/ (enter promo code: "YoutubeFlossers" for 15% off!)

29 Interesting Archaeological Discoveries - mental_floss List Show Ep. 506

29 Interesting Archaeological Discoveries  - mental_floss List Show Ep. 506

A weekly show where knowledge junkies get their fix of trivia-tastic information. This week, John digs through some fascinating archaeological discoveries! Subscribe for new episodes of mental_floss every Wednesday! Fact 19 - Image courtesy of University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology ---- WE'RE ON SNAPCHAT! Username: mental.floss Mental Floss Video on Twitter: http://www.twitter.com/mf_video ---- Website: http://www.mentalfloss.com Twitter: http://www.twitter.com/mental_floss Facebook: http://www.facebook.com/mentalflossmagazine Store: http://store.mentalfloss.com/ (enter promo code: "YoutubeFlossers" for 15% off!)

25 Lost Cities - mental_floss on YouTube - List Show (318)

25 Lost Cities - mental_floss on YouTube - List Show (318)

A weekly show where knowledge junkies get their fix of trivia-tastic information. This week, John looks at 25 lost cities. ---- Mental Floss Video on Twitter: http://www.twitter.com/mf_video Select Images and Footage provided by Shutterstock: www.shutterstock.com ---- Website: http://www.mentalfloss.com Twitter: http://www.twitter.com/mental_floss Facebook: http://www.facebook.com/mentalflossmagazine Store: http://store.mentalfloss.com/ (enter promo code: "YoutubeFlossers" for 15% off!)

70 Bizarre Facts about Historical Figures - mental_floss List Show Ep. 439

70 Bizarre Facts about Historical Figures - mental_floss List Show Ep. 439

A weekly show where knowledge junkies get their fix of trivia-tastic information. This week, John tells you some little known facts about historical figures! Subscribe for new episodes of mental_floss every Wednesday! ---- WE'RE ON SNAPCHAT! Username: mental.floss Mental Floss Video on Twitter: http://www.twitter.com/mf_video ---- Website: http://www.mentalfloss.com Twitter: http://www.twitter.com/mental_floss Facebook: http://www.facebook.com/mentalflossmagazine Store: http://store.mentalfloss.com/ (enter promo code: "YoutubeFlossers" for 15% off!)

26 Facts about Lego Bricks - mental_floss List Show Ep. 517

26 Facts about Lego Bricks - mental_floss List Show Ep. 517

A weekly show where knowledge junkies get their fix of trivia-tastic information. This week, John builds up your knowledge about Lego bricks! Subscribe for new episodes of mental_floss every other Wednesday! ---- WE'RE ON SNAPCHAT! Username: mental.floss Mental Floss Video on Twitter: http://www.twitter.com/mf_video ---- Website: http://www.mentalfloss.com Twitter: http://www.twitter.com/mental_floss Facebook: http://www.facebook.com/mentalflossmagazine Store: http://store.mentalfloss.com/ (enter promo code: "YoutubeFlossers" for 15% off!)

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