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TIME 100: The Most Influential People of 2019

  TIME is out with its 2019 edition of the TIME 100, the magazine’s picks for the 100 most influential figures in the world. Taylor Swift, Dwayne Johnson, Nancy Pelosi, Gayle King, Sandra Oh, and soccer star Mohamed Salah grace six different covers of the magazine’s special issue. While inside, other celebs named to this year’s list include Ariana […]

Things You Didn’t Know You Could Recycle

  In honor of Earth Day on April 22, Mental Floss has compiled a list of 25 products you probably didn’t realize you can recycle. Here are 10 of them (see full list by clicking here): Dentures. The Japan Denture Recycling Association is known to collect false teeth, remove and recycle the metals, and discard the […]

New Twix Meltdown Device Will Sweeten Your Morning Coffee

  You can now easily and ingeniously sweeten your morning cup of coffee thanks a nifty new invention by Twix. Called the Twix Meltdown Device, you use it to submerge one Twix bar in a cup of coffee, leaving it in for 15 seconds to allow the chocolate and caramel to melt off. Elite Daily […]

In-Flight Maps on Airplanes Are Getting an Update

  If you love interacting with the in-flight moving maps on airplanes, you’re in luck, because a number of manufacturers are giving their maps a makeover. According to the Wall Street Journal, you might soon be able to access encyclopedic details as well as articles about locations you fly past or over. The maps will also […]

Alex Trebek Offers Update on Cancer Battle

  Jeopardy! host Alex Trebek has shared an update about his health amid his ongoing battle with stage 4 pancreatic cancer. “I wanted to once again thank you for your continuing messages of encouragement and support, particularly the many cards I’ve received from young people. I’m touched beyond words,” Trebek says in a new video message. […]