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10 Interesting Facts About Chameleons

There’s no denying that chameleons are fascinating creatures if only for their awesome color-changing abilities and amazing eyes, but Twisted Sifter has a list 10 facts about these amazing creatures and you might be surprised what you don’t already know about them. For example: Almost half of the world’s chameleon species live on the island of [...]

Kissy Face with a Chameleon

(Video Link) Do you want to flirt effectively with a chameleon? Stick your tongue out and wave it around. Watch this chameleon respond to the seductive human’s wiles. -via Daily of the Day

Pics Of Albert Einstein Taking It Easy

You’ve seen Einstein thinking, frowning, smiling and sticking his tongue out in an unparalleled photo op. But have you seen him maxin’ and relaxin’ on the beach, soakin’ up some rays and chillin’ like Bob Dylan? Then check out this fun gallery of vintage pics showing the moustachioed genius at his most relaxed, taking a break from [...]

10 Tooth-Cleaning Devices & Products of Yesteryear

Here at mental_floss, as the name suggests, we take our dental hygiene seriously. Accordingly, we felt it would be only fitting and proper to take a closer look at the products and devices folks have used throughout the centuries to fight plaque, tartar, oral fungi and other miscellaneous cavity creeps. 1. Miswak Cleaning Stick 4 out of [...]

Googly Eyed God

Photo: Egypt Centre/Swansea University Talismans usualy depict gods as fierce or solemn, but not this one! Recently found by Egypt Centre curator Carolyn Graves-Brown, the talisman of the Egyptian dwarf god Bes has googly [...]

Tube-Lipped Nectar Bat

[YouTube Clip] Meet the Tube-lipped nectar bat. The cute little bat has the longest tongue relative to body size – if you had a tongue as long as this guy, your tongue would stick out 9 feet. National Geographic’s Untamed Americas (which premieres this Sunday, June 10 at 9pm ET/PT on the National Geographic Channel) has the [...]

Scientists find fat is the sixth human taste

A team in the United States has found that the human tongue is capable of ‘tasting’ fat molecules. The discovery means that the tongue is able to dete…

When Frank Frazetta Worked for Disney

Walt, I have never prayed to you before. I have no tongue for it. No one, not even you, will remember if we were good men or bad. Why we fought, or why we died. All that matters is that two stood against many. That’s what’s important! Cuteness pleases you, Walt… so grant me one [...]

Lickety Spoon

Lickety Spoon - $9.95 Have you ever dreamed of having a tongue as long as a chameleon? Now with the Lickety Spoon from the NeatoShop you can pretend you do. This great stainless spoon with silicone handle looks like an extra long tongue. Be sure to check out the NeatoShop for more Mealtime fun for kids and [...]

Bite Your Tongue Geeks

Sure the geek-revolution is great for those of us who read Neatorama, but what about the jocks and pop-culture lovers? They’re tired of getting picked on by the more intelligent among us. This PSA reminds us that words hurt and sometimes geeks need to just bite their tongue. Link