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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.

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