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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.

New Korean Flip Phone Runs on Android's Lollipop OS
10 Mighty Facts About Great Danes
How Do Anthills Survive the Rain?
A Light Powered by Salt Water
9 Great Wedding Venues For Science Lovers
Mexican Government and Street Artists Unite The Community
An Animated Look at Wind Turbines
NASA's Kepler Mission Finds Earth's Distant Cousin
Pluto Looks Very Small When Compared to Countries on Earth
11 Bushy-Tailed Facts About Eastern Gray Squirrels
Young Architect Makes Office Out of Empty Beer Bottles
Confused Baby Seal Rescued From Group of Cows
Forever 21 Will Recreate Your Instagrams Using 6400 Wooden Spools
Find Your Inner Child With This Labyrinth Table
12 Satisfying Videos of Dominoes Falling
Device Pulls Drinkable Water From the Air As You Cycle
Enoshima Aquarium Becomes Interactive at Night
Tokyo Is Getting a Hostel That Doubles as a Bookshop
Artist Creates a Shower Curtain That Evicts You If You Stay In Too Long
NASA Releases GIF of Pluto Through the Years
How to Get the Most Out of Your Google Searches
Elevated Silverware That Keeps Your Table Safe From Food
Unconscious Cat Revived With a Specially Designed Oxygen Mask
Designer Imagines a Nintendo Phone
These Instagram Stars Decorate Their Beards With Glitter and Feathers
Fun Berlin Apartment Has a Secret Fireman's Pole
10 Shocking (Mis)Uses for Electricity
This is the Treehouse You Wish You Had as a Kid
Poster Celebrates All of New York's Subway Stops
What 20 Famous Characters Look Like Without Masks
Twitter Generator Creates New Digital Moth Species
This Seaweed Tastes Like Bacon and Has "Twice the Nutritional Value of Kale"
The Relaxing Art of Japanese Paper Marbling
Artist Makes Incredibly Complex Sand Castles
A Smartphone Stand That Looks Like a Retro "Happy Computer" Icon
Spooky Glass Bottles Inspired by H.P. Lovecraft
A Book and Dessert Pairing Guide
15 LEGO-Themed Instagrams
Rats Can Save Lives by Sniffing Out Land Mines
10 Friendly Facts About American Pit Bull Terriers
25 Things Hiding in Sports Logos
41 Eerie Photos of Abandoned Soviet Buildings
10 Refreshing Facts About Mojitos
This Giant Ant Farm Is Shaped Like Rotterdam
Superhero Bookends Keep Your Books Safely Elevated
Sleep in a Transparent Capsule High Above Peru's Sacred Valley
Relive a 'Simpsons' Classic With Real Gummi Venus de Milos
Origami Pot Changes Size as Plants Grow
A Record Made From a Tortilla That Actually Plays
Upside-Down Mural Makes Sense When Reflected on the Water
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