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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.

Design
Monaco's Pantone Cafe is a Beautiful Place to Eat
Animals
10 Sporty Facts About Boxers
Videos
Watch How Tinsel is Made
Design
NASA Provides Free PDF of Their 1970s Design Manual
Books
This Bookstore Pairs Children's Books With Perfect Presents
Videos
A Red Hot Nickel Ball Destroying Things: The Year In Review
Photos
Photographs From the '50s Show a Very Different Penn Station
List
41 Eerie Photos of Abandoned Soviet Buildings
Technology
Get a Monthly Tinkering Kit With This Kickstarter Campaign
Fun
Vimeo Wants to Guess How You're Feeling With Its "Mood Screen"
Infographic
Learn How to Talk Like Yoda With This Helpful Guide
Design
Take a Look at Tokyo's Beautiful Disaster Preparedness Guide
Animals
Pet Bird Adopts Store-Bought Egg That Actually Hatches
Food
Pizza Hut Releases Their 2016 Clothing Line
Videos
Watch Goats Get Airlifted Off a Mountain
Design
Beautiful Notebooks Made Just for Left-Handed Writers
Videos
What Happens When You Get Quilled by a Porcupine
Design
Artist Imagines Flags for the Planets of 'Star Wars'
Science
Design a Scarf With Your DNA
Design
A Collection of the World's Most Hideous Public Transit Seats
Design
Bring a Patch of the Sky Inside With This Special Light
Animals
10 Not-So-Fluffy Facts About Pomeranians
Food
Chocolate-Filled Cat Marshmallows Are Cute Enough to Eat
Gift Guide
15 Cool and Unusual Candles
Food
This Lumberjack Cake is Perfect for Your Outdoorsy Friends
Art
This Giant Mural Features Every Family of Birds in the World
Animals
Fear Not, There are Onesies for Ponies Too
Dinosaurs
Dinosaur Egg Candle "Hatches" When You Light It
Books
Insert Yourself Into Classic Novels With This Website
Food
Relax With This Video of an Industrial Egg Breaker
Food
Assemble Your Very Own Chocolate Christmas Tree
Travel
Body Paint Lets Model Blend Into Seven Wonders of the World
Animals
Dog Groomer Takes Amusing Slow-Motion Videos
Booze
15 Facts About Beer for National Lager Day
Fun
Send Your Naughty Friends Coal This Year
Gift Guide
30 Unusual and Geeky Ornaments
Fun
Test Your Christmas Smarts With This Difficult Pop Culture Quiz
Design
Artist Creates Chart Cataloging the LEGO Colors
Art
Translucent Cube Reveals Different Paintings Depending on the Viewing Angle
Sports
LeBron James Gets His Own Font
Gift Guide
20 “Of the Month” Clubs to Gift This Season
Animals
10 Super-Smart Facts About Basenjis
Fun
Sport a Trendy Wooden Brooch From Your Favorite TV Show
Fun
14 Pop Culture Coloring Books for Adults
Fun
Giant LEGO Millennium Falcon Took 10,000 Pieces to Build
Art
Twitter Bot Creates Images in the Style of Famous Artists
Gift Guide
15 Punny Holiday Cards
Weird
Make Your House Smell Like the Inside of a Pringles Can
Books
Artist Gives Anatomy Textbook a Slick Makeover in Black and Gold
Big Question
Why Do Cats Knock Things Over?
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