Rebecca OConnell

Rebecca O'Connell was 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.

You Can Visit a Real-Life Version of the Bakery in 'Kiki's Delivery Service'
Why the Mascot Is Missing From Honey Nut Cheerios Boxes
10 Elegant Facts About the Afghan Hound
Need a Light? Reach for This Matchbook Filled With Flashlights
For the Extra Frugal: Make a Cheese Grater Out of a Tin Can
Celebrate Easter Like a Targaryen With This Giant Chocolate Dragon Egg
New Cocktail Art Inspired by the Work of Modern Artists
Artist Combines Chemistry and Art to Grow Crystals on Skulls
20 Fun and Unusual Bottle Openers
Why Are Graphing Calculators So Expensive?
This Darth Vader Toothpick Dispenser Will Keep Your Teeth on the Bright Side
3DNes Lets You Play Nintendo Games in 3D (Sort Of)
Make a Cup of Hot Cocoa With This Chocolate Teapot
10 Cool Sleeping Bags, Sheets, and Beds for Snoozing in Style
This Sofa Can Be Folded Into Any Shape
'Zootopia' Has Different News Anchors for Different Countries
This Poster Beautifully Details Humankind's Many Space Explorations
You Can Now Wear GIFs on Your Lapel With a High-Tech Pin
12 Interesting Bandages for Your Weirdest Cuts
How Brooklyn Creamery Ample Hills Dreams Up its Colorful Flavors
9 Fuzzy Facts About the Komondor
Snack on One of These Edible Terrariums
How They Put the Centers in Chocolate
UK-Based Shoemakers Create 'Alice in Wonderland'-Inspired Collection
Change the Facebook Reaction Emojis to Any Images You Like
Google Maps Has a Fun Surprise for Zelda Fans Today
Always Pushing Doors When You Should Be Pulling? Why It's Not Your Fault
Apple Can Now Help Solve Your Tech Issues On Twitter
Builder Creates a LEGO Sushi Restaurant With a Working Conveyor Belt
Amazing Hand-Operated Instrument Plays With the Help of 2000 Marbles
Fall Asleep by the Glow of This Pizza Night Light
'Pac-Man' Pint Glass Changes Colors With the Help of a Frosty Drink
New Campaign From Glico and Kirin Lets You Play Matchmaker With Packaging
Get a Caffeine Boost with Coffee You Can Carry in Your Pocket
Trailer for 'Loving Vincent' Offers a Peek at a Movie Animated From Oil Paintings
Device Prints Elaborate Pictures Using Only Drops of Coffee
10 Happy Facts About the Samoyed
Blog Catalogs the Beauty of Old Soviet Wallpaper
Artist Creates a Mini 'The Old Man and the Sea' That Fits in a Sardine Can
Art Group Creates the MacBook Selfie Stick
You Can Soon Nap on This Giant Snorlax Pillow
These Trained Dogs Became Unexpected Photographers
Artist Creates Miniature Dioramas of Wes Anderson Scenes
Check Out 10 Stunning Images From the Smithsonian's 2015 Photo Contest
Enjoy a Drink in Glassware Etched With a Map of Your Favorite City
Relive Major Moments in Music History With These GIFs
The Missing Links: Agency Hires Comedians to Help With Campaigns
Fan Photoshops Pee-Wee Herman Into Vintage Postcards
Get Your Tea With a Side of Wit, Thanks to Novel Teas
These Postcards Aren't Complete Until You Add a Coffee Ring
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