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.
Forget the Microwave—This is the Best Way to Reheat Pizza at Home
How to Sing 'Happy Birthday' Around the World
The Tiny "Spite Triangle" That Marks a Century-Old Grudge Against New York City
This Website Allows You to See the Traditional Indigenous Territories and Languages in Your Region
Why You Should Stop Washing Your Clothes in Warm Water
Repair Cafes Can Help You Fix Everything from Electronics to Jewelry
And the Most Miserable State in America Is ...
Thousand-Year-Old Anvil Still Has the Smith’s Handprints on It
Want to Protect Your Bike From Thieves? Register It
Bed Bugs Have Found a New Home: Airplanes. Here's How to Spot Them
Northern U.S. States Might Get a Glimpse of the Aurora Borealis Tonight
What's the Difference Between Vanilla and French Vanilla Ice Cream?
Obsessed With Disney World's Animal Kingdom? Now You Can Get Married There
Whale Sharks Can Live for More Than a Century, Study Finds
The New MacBook Has a Crumb-Resistant Keyboard
Bad Moods Might Make You More Productive
7 Reasons Why You Should Let Your Kid Get Bored This Summer
The Annual Festivals That Draw the Most People in Every State
You Can Cook (Food) With Bryan Cranston and Aaron Paul in the Original Breaking Bad RV
Why a Readily Available Used Paperback Is Selling for Thousands of Dollars on Amazon
How Does Catnip Work?
If You're an Android User, Your Phone Can Now Filter Out Spam Calls Automatically
Look Closely—Every Point of Light in This Image Is a Galaxy
Alexa Can Now Help You Find a Wine Pairing
A New Chew Toy Will Help Your Dog Brush Its Own Teeth
The Average Age When People Become Millionaires
Lia Is a Disposable Pregnancy Test You Can Flush Down the Toilet
IKEA Is Recalling Its New Dog Water Fountain Due to Suffocation Risk
How Rich the U.S. Is Compared to the Rest of the World, Visualized
Matilda Illustrator Quentin Blake Is Auctioning Items From His Personal Collection of Drawings
Want to Chat with Your Colleagues? Don't Work in an Open Office
13 Scientific Explanations for Everyday Life
Want to Stay Sweat-Free This Summer? Start Your Antiperspirant Routine Before Bed
Your Smart TV Is Probably Tracking You
Where in the U.S. People Aren't Getting Enough Exercise, Mapped
Why Your Brain Sometimes Hears Sounds That Don't Exist
Norway Opens Another Spectacular Roadside Bathroom
Why Do Orchestras Tune to an A Note?
Low on Gas? You Can Now Get It Delivered to You
Spiders Can Fly Through the Air Using the Earth's Electrical Field
New Subscription Service Will Give You 24/7 Access to Veterinary Expertise for $10 a Month
Norway's New Hotel in the Arctic Circle Will Produce More Energy Than It Uses
Most People Consistently Visit 25 Different Places in Their Daily Lives
This Waterless Toilet Made of Mushrooms Could Be Key for Refugee Needs
From Crab Cakes to Pepperoni Rolls: The Most Iconic Dish in Every State
Live Out Your James Bond Dreams on an $85 Million Private Island in the Bahamas
A European C02 Shortage Has Led to Beer Rationing in the UK—in the Middle of the World Cup
For $188 Million, You Could Live in This Bel Air Mansion Fully Stocked With Wine, Candy, and Luxury Cars
This LEGO Box Could Be Key to Detecting Deadly Nerve Gas
Iceland Named Safest Country in the World for the 11th Year in a Row
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