This weekend's Mental Floss stories (or listicles with substance—I hope):
- 4 Artists Who Bring 3D Paintings to Life
A very cool painting technique + videos of artists in action.
- 13 Photos of California's Devastating Drought
California's Drought 101: I briefly explain how it happened, how far its effects reach, and what it might mean for the future of my beautiful home state and other "water-stressed" regions.