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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.

Photos
Hauntingly Beautiful Photos of 10 Abandoned Amusement Parks
Animals
10 Howling Good Facts About Beagles
Video Games
Microsoft Unveils Its Holographic 'Minecraft' Demo
Design
NASA-Inspired Garden Grows More Plants With Less Light
Animals
Do Yoga With Shelter Cats (And Maybe Adopt One)
Animals
Your Dog Doesn't Like People Who are Mean to You
Food
An Extensive Guide to Pasta Shapes
Booze
10 Adult Spins on Kid Classics
Animals
Peek Inside a Japanese Owl Cafe
Architecture
3D Printed Bridge Coming to Amsterdam
Videos
Watch This Peaceful Footage of Jellyfish Floating By
Fun
Check Out This LEGO-Themed Wedding Cake
This Just In
Blood Donors in Sweden Are Notified Every Time Their Blood is Used
Animals
Business Cat Hired as Director of Communications at Internet Startup
Animals
Two Service Dogs Make Appearance in High School Yearbook
Fun
Explore the Sea With Google Oceans
Science
Beautiful Bacteria From an 8-Year-Old's Handprint
Animals
10 Fancy Facts About Poodles
TV
How 'Game of Thrones' Created the Epic Final Scene in "Hardhome"
Fun
This Airline Website Has an All-Emoji URL
Food
This Scratch-Off Lottery Offers a 20-Year Supply of Bacon
Science
14 Awesome Instagrams All Science Buffs Should Follow
Food
How People Grill Around the World
Animals
14 Furry Facts About Bears
Animals
Chat With an African Penguin in a Google Hangout
This Just In
China Introduces ATMs With Face Recognition
This Just In
Berlin Becomes First German City With A Rent Cap
Videos
Incredible Time-Lapse of One World Trade Center Being Built
Animals
10 Noble Facts About German Shepherds
Art
Artist Uses Paint Chips as the Backdrops of His Paintings
Movies
LEGO Replicas of the 'Mad Max: Fury Road' Vehicles
List
10 Secrets of the Stock Photo World
Fun
This Giant Claw Machine Game Replaces the Claw With Kids
Fun
High School Student Creates a Gameboy for Giants
This Just In
Newly Discovered iPhone Bug Shuts Off Phone, Chaos Ensues
Animals
Meet Instagram's Favorite Two-Legged Cat
Architecture
A LEGO-Like Kit for Professional Architects
Animals
9 Tiny Facts About the Chevrotain
This Just In
Bitcoin Rings: The Engagement Rings of the Future
Videos
Make Your Own Stackable LEGO Gummies
Animals
10 Feisty Facts About Chihuahuas
Animals
Humans and Dogs Have Been Best Friends For Way Longer Than We Thought
Fun
Use This New Panda Font For a Good Cause
Design
Peek Inside the Manual Facebook Hands Out to New Employees
This Just In
38 Of The Most Desired Emojis Might Be Coming Soon
Videos
Watch a Bee Reach Adulthood in an Impressive Timelapse Video
Animals
Fairy Penguins Take the Bronx Zoo by Storm
Fun
Photographer Puts LEGO Minifigs in Amusing Situations
Afternoon Map
A Gorgeous and Extensive Video Game Map
Videos
An Innovative New Timelapse Video Constructed From Online Photographs
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