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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.

Fun
Camera Case Takes Pictures of What Dogs Get Excited About
Animals
Sea Turtle Gets Hooked Up With a New 3D Printed Jaw
List
17 Windproof Facts About Zippo Lighters
Fun
Futuristic Locket Gives You Access to Unlimited Pictures
Books
Display Your Favorite Books on the Wall Like Works of Art
Food
A Guide to Pairing Herbs With Your Food
Big Question
Do Rabbits Really Love Carrots?
Art
One Artist Solves the Pothole Problem With Delightful Ice Cream Mosaics
Animals
Rats Save Drowning Pals, Skip the Chocolate
Food
Amazingly Intricate Animal Figures—That You Can Eat
Books
Menswear Dog: Now in Book Form
Food
Secret Menu Items from 12 Fast Food Restaurants
Missing Links
Missing Links: Wes Anderson Minifigs
Fun
Wes Anderson's New Cafe is Here and It Looks Exactly How You Would Expect
Animals
12 Friendly Facts About Labrador Retrievers
Videos
Marvel at the Great Crab Pyramid
Fun
Explore Google Maps in LEGO Form
This Just In
Virtual Reality Experiences Are Coming to Utah Soon
Animals
5 Fast Facts About Eastern Bongos
Food
The New Hamburglar Is Here to Tell You McDonald's Is Hip
Morning Cup of Links
Morning Cup of Links: Bill Nye Explains Holograms—With Emojis!
Videos
Watch Stunning Color Footage of Berlin Rebuilding After WWII
This Just In
Pull Power Right Out of the Air with This New Phone Case
Animals
The Healing Power of the Cat Purr
Animals
11 Colorful Facts About the Red-Eyed Tree Frog
Fun
This Millennium Falcon Bed Is Way Better Than Your Old Race Car Bed
Fun
A Basement Dedicated to Extreme LEGO Building
Animals
11 Charming Facts About French Bulldogs
Animals
The Birmingham Zoo is Looking for Their Missing Kookaburra
Design
Color Your Feelings With the Psychology of Color Pencil Set
Booze
Rugby Players' Teeth Are Being Replaced With Implants That Work as Bottle Openers
Animals
Adorable Panda-Like Lamb Unveiled at the Staten Island Zoo
Science
Sequencing Lil Bub's Genome to Unlock The Mystery of Her Adorably Weird Face
Fun
An Extensive Guide to Growing Vegetables
Design
Creepy Anti-Littering Campaign Uses DNA to Shame Litterbugs
Animals
11 Short Facts About Corgis
Fun
A Portable Washer That Doesn’t Need Electricity
Food
The First Doughnut in Space Completes Its Voyage
Animals
Clean Up Your Unsightly Yard With a Rentable Goat
Sports
Impress the Ladies and Surf in a Business Suit
Animals
Brian Skerry's Gorgeous Dolphin Pictures For National Geographic
Animals
A Baby Sea Lion Hitched a Ride in a Police Car
Science
A Cure for Asthma May Be Just Five Years Away
Pretty Pictures
Rare Snapshots From the Space Race
Booze
What Does 170-Year-Old Champagne Taste Like?
Animals
Adorable Real-Life Kermit Discovered in Costa Rica
Science
Subtle Nail Art That Doubles as a Trackpad
Animals
11 Adorable Facts About Shiba Inus
Videos
Watch the Googly-Eyed Wolf Eel Go Through Life
Missing Links
The Missing Links: Incredibly Ornate Skeletons
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