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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.

Flat Reading Lamps That Look 3D
LEGO Nail Art Lets You Flaunt Your Architectural Prowess
In 1995, You Could Smell Like Kermit the Frog
10 Tiny Facts About Yorkshire Terriers
Design Your Own Clothing—While You Wear It
Cephalopod Plant Holders Turn Your Home into an Aquarium
This Spooky Cauldron of Green Goo Knows What You're Thinking
Slip On a 'Stars Wars' Ring Featuring Your Favorite Character
A Crane Hat That Serves You Cereal, and 4 Other Ways to Make Breakfast More Fun
Dog Sets World Record For Most Balls Caught With Paws
All 50 States Reimagined as Food Puns
Intensely Elaborate Papercraft From Mumbai That Will Brighten Up Your Desk
Tiny Embroidered Patches Mingle With Iconic Shirt Logos
12 Hopscotchy Facts About The BFG
10 Stocky Facts About Bernese Mountain Dogs
150 Hidden Pixar Easter Eggs
Become Best Bros With Your Crosswalk Pole With "Walkbump"
Prowl Through Japan With Cat Street View
Unusually Dignified Sheep is Now a Lance Corporal in the British Army
Each State's Most Distinct Slang Word
Polaroid Introduces a New Camera That Takes Instant Inkless Pictures
Watch the Creation of a Giant Cotton Candy Flower
Italian Artist Uses Recycled Waste to Create Furniture
A Retro Portable Vinyl Player
Mexico's Conarte Library Has a Dome Shaped Bookshelf You Can Sit In
Build Lifesize Creations with Giant LEGO Bricks
9 Solid Facts About Bull Terriers
Artist Makes Smoothies That Match Pantone Swatches
See the Creative Process Behind Ben & Jerry Photoshoots
10 Easy Experiments You Can Do With Liquid
A Beautiful Townhouse With a Garden on Each Floor
Short Stories Created With Example Sentences From Dictionaries
Canadian Sculptor Builds Giant Metallic Dragons and Eagles
London is Holding a Pizza Festival
Artist Creates Spooky Jewelry Out of Pearls
Mix the Perfect Drink With a Light Up Stick That Makes Light Saber Noises
Solitaire Cards That Look Like They Were Ripped Right Off the Computer Screen
A Guide to Dog Body Language
This Machine Shoots Out Cotton Candy at 60 Miles an Hour
10 Energetic Facts About the Jack Russell Terrier
This Cool Inky Lava Lamp Uses Ferromagnetic Fluid
Watch Ladybugs Take Off in Slow Motion
Recreate the Low-Quality Magic of VHS Tapes on Your iPhone
Turn Any Photo Into an Emoji Mosaic
Visitors Soon Might Be Able to Stay Overnight at Versailles
Giant "Sky Pool” to Be Built 10 Stories Above the Ground
Eat Batman Pizza at One of Malaysia's DC Comics-Themed Cafes
Light Up Your Room With a Banana
This Company Sends Imperfect Fruits and Vegetables to Your Home
Artist Turns Ukiyo-e Woodblock Prints Into GIFs
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