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Shaunacy Ferro

Shaunacy Ferro is a senior staff writer for MentalFloss.com. Her work has previously appeared in Fast Company, Popular Science, and Architect magazine, among others. She lives in Brooklyn and spends most of her free time taking photos of her cat.
Fun
Amazing/Weird Period Board Game Teaches Kids About Menstruation
Art
The Tate Britain’s Latest Exhibit Is Curated by an Algorithm
Technology
E-Ink Advertising Could Be Coming to a Semi Truck Near You
Movies
Video: The Story Behind H.R. Giger's Brilliant 'Alien' Design Process
Infographic
How Planes Fly the Same Routes Without Crashing Into Each Other
Science
Selfies Can Calculate the Monetary Value of Conservation, Study Finds
Big Question
What Are Those Picturesque Dutch Windmills Actually For?
Architecture
New York City Is Getting a 150-Foot-Tall Climbable Staircase Sculpture
Infographic
Where U.S. Home Sizes Have Grown the Most Over the Past Century
Food
America Now Has Its Own 'Breaking Bad'-Themed Coffee Shop
Fun
In This iPhone Game, Your Main Task Is to Pet Animals' Fur
Science
A New Theory Could Explain the Role of California’s Albino Redwoods
Art
Artist Builds a Working Swing on a BART Train
Technology
You Could Soon Be Charging Your Cell Phone With Fabric
Technology
A New Electric Bus Could Drive a Full Day of Routes on a Single Charge
Live Smarter
How High Your Salary Has to Be to Buy a House in Your City
Science
More Proof That Sewers Are Full of Medication-Laced Pee
Science
Can a Daily Bacteria Spray Really Make You Smell Better Without Soap?
Fun
This Guy Is Going to Wear All the Trash He Produces for a Month on His Body
Animals
Gone But Not Forgotten: Travel Posters Highlight Extinct Animals
Movies
iTunes Is Offering 10 Movies for $10 Today
Food
A Coffee Research Center Is Coming to California
Art
Adorable, 60-Foot-Tall Inflatable Moon Debuts in Seoul
Travel
BART Is Paying San Francisco Riders Not to Commute During Rush Hour
Medicine
Watch Bacteria Evolve to Become Antibiotic Resistant
Animals
Glacier National Park Hires ‘Bark Ranger’ to Keep Wildlife Away from People
Architecture
You Can Buy a Country Home Designed by Jackie Kennedy
Architecture
No One Wants to Buy This $5 Million Basket-Shaped Building
Museums
You Could Be a Tour Guide at Prince’s House
Weather
Lightning Kills 323 Norwegian Reindeer at Once
Technology
Google Searches Could Predict Future Traffic Jams, Study Finds
History
1960s California Time Capsule Asks If the Future Has Annoying Commercials, Too
Art
Your Art Could Decorate a New York City Subway Station
Art
Would You Buy a $3000 Colored Pencil Set?
Fun
A Watch That Reminds You That Time Is Meaningless
Design
Why Too Many Parking Lots Are Bad for Cities
Live Smarter
Hiding Your Battery Percentage Could Make You More Zen
Travel
At Aloft Hotels, Siri Can Control Your AC and Lights
Science
The FDA Is Banning Useless (and Harmful) Antibacterial Soaps
Art
Even the Worst Artists Can Learn to Draw With This Kids' App
Fun
Crochet Artist Covers an Entire Finnish House With Pink Yarn
Videos
Hear David Lynch Explain How He Comes Up With His Ideas
Fun
A Pop-Up Mosquito Cage Protects You From Biting Bugs
Fun
In Iceland, Drawing a Map on Your Mail Works Just as Well as an Address
Animals
African Elephant Populations Are Declining 8% Per Year
History
Explore the Streets of San Francisco as They Looked Up to 165 Years Ago
Animals
Seal Poop Keeps Shutting Down a Cape Cod Beach
Sports
Kenyan Olympian Claims Gold, Wins Electricity for Her Village
Movies
Watch Classic Soviet Sci-Fi Films for Free Online
Movies
How Modern Animators Use Incredible Visual Effects to Make Films Come to Life
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