Carol Donovan

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Crowd-Funded Journalists Geo-Locate ISIS Training Camp Using the Militants’ Own Photos

Using photographs released by the militant group ISIS (The Islamic State of Iraq and Syria) and satellite imagery openly available to everybody, a …

How The Industrial Revolution Ended Naps

Believe it or not, before the Industrial Revolution, people used to take a "first sleep" and "second sleep" everyday.<p>The Industrial Revolution was a pivotal moment in the history of labor, marking the turning point when humanity began to shift from a farming and handicrafts based economy, to one of …

Explore the world of 'Destiny' through Google Street View

Whether it's touring an insanely large cruise ship or the Polar Bear capital of the world, Google's Street View has you covered. But the search giant doesn't want to limit that virtual experience to tangible, real-life things, which is why it's teamed up with Bungie to let you experience the …

The Secret that Helped an Untrained Runner Win an Ultramarathon

<b>This story originally appeared in print in the August 2014 issue of mental_floss magazine. Subscribe to our print edition here, and our iPad edition</b> …

Good-For-You Peanut Butter Freezer Fudge

Peanut Butter Freezer Fudge<p>1 cup natural peanut butter<br>• 4 Tablespoons coconut oil<br>• 1 1/2 Tablespoons maple syrup<br>• 4 ounces quality dark chocolate (I used …