11 Amazing Historical Coincidences

The amazing coincidences in this episode of The List Show are drawn from the worlds of astronomy, politics, literature, and more. We’ve got well-known historical coincidences like the day John Adams and Thomas Jefferson passed away, along with some lesser-known (or less-considered) coincidences. You’ll learn why dinosaurs didn’t enjoy total solar eclipses and find out […]

100 Interesting Facts We Learned in 2021

Interesting facts about science, math, and much more comprise this episode of The List Show. You’ll learn fun 2021 facts about archeological discoveries and the world of entertainment. You’ll glean insights from cutting-edge research in a number of fields as Erin (@erincmccarthy) lays out 100 interesting facts we learned this year. Tail-regenerating lizards and egg-breaking […]

21 Vaccine Facts

“Vaccine facts” seems to have become a surprisingly loaded term over the last couple years, but the history of vaccines is actually full of heated opinions and outlandish ideas. In this video, we drill down to just the facts about vaccination and the history of vaccines. You’ll learn about the first vaccine, what an mRNA […]

Misconceptions About Robots

World domination and workplace automation… should we be worried? Maybe! It’s complicated! Let’s talk about some common myths and misconceptions about robots. Join host Justin (@juddtoday) as he breaks down the history of robots, from ancient steam-powered birds to Leonardo da Vinci’s automaton knight. Website: http://www.mentalfloss.com Twitter: http://www.twitter.com/mental_floss Facebook: https://facebook.com/mentalflossmagazine

Misconceptions About the Maya Civilization

Learn why it’s called the Maya Civilization and NOT the Mayan Empire, the truth about human sacrifice, and what really happened to the Maya after all. Host Justin Dodd (@juddtoday) breaks down some common myths and misconceptions about the Maya civilization. Website: http://www.mentalfloss.com Twitter: http://www.twitter.com/mental_floss Facebook: https://facebook.com/mentalflossmagazine

10 Cursed Objects

The scary stories about “cursed objects” in this episode of The List Show may not all stand up to intense scrutiny, but they can still tell us something interesting about the history and culture they come out of. Does a “cursed” chest of drawers reveal something unresolved in a country’s history? Why do we find […]

Tub Trivia: Special TV Edition LIVE

Join Mental Floss’s Justin Dodd for a special night of TELEVISION trivia. Write your answers in the live chat for a chance to be crowned Champion of the Internet. Get yourself a copy of Mental Floss’s new book about books: https://insighteditions.com/pages/mentalflosscuriousviewer Tub Trivia is a live quiz show from Mental Floss. It’s like pub trivia […]

Misconceptions About World War 1

Learn the real stories behind the Red Baron’s reputation, the sinking of the Lusitania, and Africa’s involvement in the First World War. Host Justin Dodd (@juddtoday) breaks down some common myths and misconceptions about World War I. Website: http://www.mentalfloss.com Twitter: http://www.twitter.com/mental_floss Facebook: https://facebook.com/mentalflossmagazine

Misconceptions About the Victorian Era

Learn the real stories behind “prude” Victorians, the history of the vibrator, and why Victorians never smiled in photos. Host Justin Dodd (@juddtoday) breaks down some common myths and misconceptions about the Victorian Era Website: http://www.mentalfloss.com Twitter: http://www.twitter.com/mental_floss Facebook: https://facebook.com/mentalflossmagazine

Nintendo: From A “Love Hotel” to Video Game Dominance

The history of Nintendo includes a love hotel, instant rice, and a beloved video game that arcade owners called Honkey Dong. A little console known as the Famicom (and, eventually, the NES, or Nintendo Entertainment System) was a key inflection point in Nintendo’s history. Nintendo’s early days and the business struggles of Atari may not […]

Misconceptions About the French Revolution

Let them eat cake! Learn the real stories behind the storming of the Bastille, the guillotine, and how Les Misérables ties into it all. Host Justin Dodd (@juddtoday) breaks down some common myths and misconceptions about the French Revolution. Website: http://www.mentalfloss.com Twitter: http://www.twitter.com/mental_floss Facebook: https://facebook.com/mentalflossmagazine

5 Real Possessed Dolls That Will Terrify You

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5 SHOCKING Pentagon UFO Revelations!

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