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Rebecca OConnell

Rebecca O'Connell is an assistant editor for mentalfloss.com. She lives in Brooklyn with her boyfriend and a Venus fly trap because she's not allowed to get a dog.

Food
How Brooklyn Creamery Ample Hills Dreams Up its Colorful Flavors
Animals
9 Fuzzy Facts About the Komondor
Food
Snack on One of These Edible Terrariums
Videos
How They Put the Centers in Chocolate
Fun
20 Novelty Night-Lights to Illuminate the Dark
Fun
UK-Based Shoemakers Create 'Alice in Wonderland'-Inspired Collection
Fun
Change the Facebook Reaction Emojis to Any Images You Like
Video Games
Google Maps Has a Fun Surprise for Zelda Fans Today
Videos
Always Pushing Doors When You Should Be Pulling? Why It's Not Your Fault
Live Smarter
Apple Can Now Help Solve Your Tech Issues On Twitter
Videos
Builder Creates a LEGO Sushi Restaurant With a Working Conveyor Belt
Music
Amazing Hand-Operated Instrument Plays With the Help of 2000 Marbles
Pizza
Fall Asleep by the Glow of This Pizza Night Light
Fun
'Pac-Man' Pint Glass Changes Colors With the Help of a Frosty Drink
Fun
New Campaign From Glico and Kirin Lets You Play Matchmaker With Packaging
Live Smarter
Get a Caffeine Boost with Coffee You Can Carry in Your Pocket
Art
Trailer for 'Loving Vincent' Offers a Peek at a Movie Animated From Oil Paintings
Technology
Device Prints Elaborate Pictures Using Only Drops of Coffee
Animals
10 Happy Facts About the Samoyed
Photos
Blog Catalogs the Beauty of Old Soviet Wallpaper
Design
Artist Creates a Mini 'The Old Man and the Sea' That Fits in a Sardine Can
Technology
Art Group Creates the MacBook Selfie Stick
Fun
You Can Soon Nap on This Giant Snorlax Pillow
Videos
These Trained Dogs Became Unexpected Photographers
Movies
Artist Creates Miniature Dioramas of Wes Anderson Scenes
Pretty Pictures
Check Out 10 Stunning Images From the Smithsonian's 2015 Photo Contest
List
10 Geeky Oven Mitts to Make Baking More Fun
Fun
Enjoy a Drink in Glassware Etched With a Map of Your Favorite City
Music
Relive Major Moments in Music History With These GIFs
Missing Links
The Missing Links: Agency Hires Comedians to Help With Campaigns
Movies
Fan Photoshops Pee-Wee Herman Into Vintage Postcards
Fun
Get Your Tea With a Side of Wit, Thanks to Novel Teas
Fun
These Postcards Aren't Complete Until You Add a Coffee Ring
List
13 More Tea Infusers to Make Teatime More Exciting
Fun
This Van Gogh Plush Doll Comes With a Detachable Ear
Technology
Get Fit by Doing Laundry With This Bike-Washing Machine Hybrid
Fun
18 Beautiful and Unusual Playing Cards
Animals
Adorably Block Out the World With These Dachshund-Shaped Earplugs
Animals
9 Impressive Facts About the Leonberger
Food
Take Better Photos of Your Food With This App
Design
This Sleek Desk Contains a Glowing Replica of Manhattan
Booze
11 Products to Help You Celebrate National Margarita Day
Technology
Redditor Recreates the Weasleys' Magic Location Clock from 'Harry Potter'
List
21 of the Weirdest R2-D2 Products the Internet Has to Offer
Art
Artist Creates Impeccable Model Landmarks From Used Pen Refills
Animals
10 Big Facts About Saint Bernards
Art
Artist Creates Doodles Using GPS and a Bicycle
Animals
Spiff Up Your Desk With Pet-Themed Sticky Notes
Pizza
15 Oven-Ready Products for Pizza Lovers
Videos
5 Creative Ways to Extinguish a Candle
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