Mental Floss is hiring a personal writer!

We are looking for a Copywriter to join the award-winning team at Mental Floss.

Mental Floss has won Webby Awards (four!), lost ASME Awards (delighted to be nominated!), and published 15 books (and counting!) and five board games. Our YouTube channel has 1.3 million subscribers and we reach 13 million people monthly through Our goal is to find compelling stories and bring them back to our readers. The kind of stories people want to share, and not just in a social media sense. There are so many incredibly interesting things out there. Can you help us find them?

We need a writer as comfortable covering science and history as we are for entertainment and pop culture. Main responsibilities include writing several news articles to be published on the site each day; lists, flagged features, YouTube scripts, and special projects like books and calendars will also be included.

The position is remote, but applicants must be based in the United States and available during our normal business hours: Monday through Friday, 9:00 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. ET.

Not sure if you’re 100% qualified, but up for the challenge? We want you to apply!

Learn more about the position and how to apply, here.