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8 Pieces That Will Change the Way You Hear Music

Put these masterpieces on your playlist and you'll never hear music the same way again.

Morning Cup of Links: The Other Batman Villains

Miss Cellania

Last Week's Most Popular Stories

Jason English

In case you weren't obsessively refreshing mentalfloss.com all week, here's what you missed.

Weekend Links: Happy 113th Birthday to You

Roma Panganiban

700 Hot Air Balloons (Timelapse)

Chris Higgins

10 Facts About Poison

Erin McCarthy

This weekend, New York City’s American Museum of Natural History opens its latest exhibit, The Power of Poison. We went to a preview of the exhibit; here are just a few things we learned.

Weekend Links: Other Heart-Melting Wishes

Roma Panganiban

8 Tech Companies That Turned Down Huge Buyouts

DeAnna Kerley

This week Snapchat founders Evan Spiegel, 23, and Bobby Murphy, 25, made headlines by rejecting a reported $3 billion offer from Facebook. Will they regret it?

Tonight: "The Challenger Disaster" on Science and Discovery Channels

Chris Higgins

15 Sets of Athletic Twins

Jason Plautz

There may be plenty of sibling athletes, but it's twice as nice for these 15 pairs of twins from the world of sports.

15 Classic Children's Books That Started as Bedtime Stories

Stacy Conradt

Before these stories ended up on your kid's shelf, they were told to children tucked in bed.

The Origins of 15 Delightful Snacks

Nothing’s more delightful than GEICO’s customer service, but knowing the origins of these tasty treats is pretty sweet, too.

The Missing Links: The Chuckling Championships

Colin Patrick

15 Delightfully Odd Historical Fads

GEICO’s delightful customer service would have been wildly popular in any era. Luckily these weird fads are all stuck in the past.

15 Delightful Dog Breeds’ Original Jobs

It’s tough to be as exciting as a cuddly pooch, but GEICO’s delightful customer service comes close. Here are the original roles for 15 breeds of pup.

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