Brain Teasers

Balance the Scales

Allie Johnson
Do you lose your keys, forget where you stashed your sunglasses and then make a crack about how your memory isn't what it used to be? If so, you can take steps to boost your brainpower and feel better about occasional mental... Continue

Brain Teaser: Coded States

Allie Johnson
Are you a geography buff or traveler? If so, you may enjoy taking a journey from the comfort of your home with this brain teaser about U.S. states. Research shows that just thinking about a trip — as you will when you try your hand at... Continue

Common Phrases Quiz

Jenn Ford
The English language is full of interesting sayings and common phrases that may sound a little absurd if you haven’t heard them before. Take our quiz to see if you can guess the origin of some common... Continue

Brain Teaser: Can You Find the Mystery Number?

Allie Johnson
What do Nancy Drew, Sherlock Holmes and Miss Marple have in common? These famous fictional detectives all have an uncanny ability to crack tough cases. Even if you don't stumble across mysteries in your daily life like these gumshoes do,... Continue

Brain Teaser: Going in Circles

Allie Johnson
Maybe you use the phrase "going in circles" to describe how you feel when you can't find your keys or you're juggling too many tasks at once. But this puzzle will have you going in circles to focus and sharpen your... Continue