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Your All-Time Favorite Children's Books

Jason English

1. Whether or not you have kids, you were one at some point. Can I get your help compiling a list of the best children's books? There must be some parents out there looking for reading material.

The Weird Week in Review

Miss Cellania

Frankenfossil in Custody Battle In a complicated court case, Eric Prokopi imported the bones of a Tyrannosaurus bataar to the U.S. and told customs officials it was worth $19,000.

Brain Game: Shelly

Say "hi" to Shelly, whose likes and dislikes will help you solve today's mentalfloss.com Brain Game Free-for-all Friday challenge.

Morning Cup of Links: Tesla Cannon

Miss Cellania

The seven best and the seven worst new fall TV shows. The only one I'm inclined to watch will be on PBS. * Savanna the cheetah cub gets a new playmate her own age.

The Late Movies: Guess The Theme 69

Mark Arminio

It's Thursday, it's late, it's time once again for the game that's SWEEPING the nation: GUESS THE THEME. All the clips, in this case movies, have something in common.

The Missing Links: How the Class of '16 Sees the World

Colin Patrick

I Can’t Believe “Walk the Line” & “Wear Black” Aren’t On Here It is, after all, a to-do list written by Johnny Cash. * Bringing Down the Big Red Giants Check out these awe-inspiring shots

At the Libraries: 2012 Hugo Awards

Miss Kathleen

Each week Miss Kathleen provides links to a variety of stories about libraries, authors, and books.

How NASA is Preparing to Visit and/or Destroy Asteroids

Chris Higgins

So there's this asteroid, 99942 Apophis, that will make a "close approach to" (read: "near miss of") Earth in 2029 and possibly again in 2036.

10 Really Bad Movies that Define "Bad Movies"

Miss Cellania

Yesterday I linked a story about the movie The Oogieloves in the Big Balloon Adventure.

Music History #7: "Hurricane"

Bill DeMain

“Hurricane” Written by Bob Dylan and Jacques Levy (1975) Performed by Bob

Brain Game: Hot Spot

Here's a short and sweet Q-and-A for today's mentalfloss.com Brain Game Think Thursday challenge.

Morning Cup of Links: Apocalypse Hollywood

Miss Cellania

NASA Captures A ‘Mind-Bogglingly Gorgeous’ Solar Flare. The filament eruption erupted a half a million miles into space. * 8 fictional Walt Disney surrogates.

5 Unusual Ways to Earn a College Scholarship

Kara Kovalchik

College is expensive.

The Late Movies: Happy Birthday, Freddie Mercury

Chris Higgins

Today would have been Freddie Mercury's 66th birthday. We lost him in 1991, the year before Wayne's World brought his opus "Bohemian Rhapsody" to a new generation.

The Missing Links: Teddy Roosevelt's Gridiron Glory

Colin Patrick

Behold the World of 2000 Why do visions of the future always dwell on flying things? Flying cars. Hoverboards.