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.
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This Tiny Device Makes It So You Never Have to Remember Another Password
6 Scientific Explanations for Ghosts
Finally: The FCC Is Fighting Back Against Robocalls
Life Insurer John Hancock Will Give You Discounts for Your Apple Watch Data
America's Divorce Rate is Declining—and We Have Millennials to Thank for It
Which Streaming Service Gives You the Most for Your Money? Spoiler: It's Not Netflix
A Handy Disney Fan Recreated Fantasyland in His Basement
A Simple Trick for Making Even the Most Uncomfortable Chair 'Sittable'
The World's 10 Most-Visited Cities (And What It Costs to Spend a Day There)
Alert: IKEA's New Veggie Dog Has Arrived
A Simple Trick for Becoming a Better Listener
New Federal Law Allows You to Freeze Your Credit Free of Charge
Newly Uncovered Galileo Letter Details How He Tried to Avoid the Inquisition
The Most Fun Cities in America, Ranked
The '90s PBS Shows We're Still Talking About Online, Mapped
See Which Ingredients Cooks From Around the World Love Most
Oregon Launches the Country's First State-Wide Refillable Beer Bottle Program
Smart HVAC Systems Promise the Perfect Temperature—and Energy Bill Savings
Newly Discovered Documents Reveal Details of William Shakespeare's Early Years, Based on His Father's Financial Fall
Endeavour, Captain Cook's Lost Ship, Might Have Been Found—Solving a Centuries-Old Mystery
Why Do Supreme Court Justices Serve for Life?
How Often Should You Poop?
Spoiler: You’re Probably Storing Your Wine Wrong
Are You in the Middle Class? This Calculator Can Tell You
Baskin-Robbins Russia Debuts Self-Driving Ice Cream Truck
This Build-Your-Own Touchscreen Computer Will Help Your Kid Learn to Code
Volkswagen Is Killing Off the Beetle. Again.
Very Polite Canadian Belugas Have Made Friends With a Lone Narwhal
This Mindfulness App Wants to Break You of Your Smartphone Addiction
The Most (and Least) Valuable College Majors, Ranked
Want to Live in Antarctica? Better Schedule an Appendectomy
7 Facts About Nutria, the Invasive Rodents Taking Over Louisiana
A Simple Trick for Keeping Your Apples Fresh for Longer
Forget Free Snacks: Natural Light Is the Most Sought-After Office Perk
The 2019 College Rankings Are Here. See Where Your Favorite School Landed
Want to Be as Productive as Possible? Try the Pomodoro Technique
This Interactive Family Tree Shows How Europe's Monarchs Are Related
Italy Gets Its First Starbucks—Serving Pizza, Ice Cream, and Cocktails
Carlsberg Is Ditching Plastic Rings by Gluing Its Six-Packs Together
New Sensor Can Alert You to Peanut Traces in Your Food in Real Time
Thousands of Rare Insects and Lizards Have Been Stolen From a Philadelphia Museum
How Much Money You Need in Each State to Rent Housing, Mapped
Why Cutesy Names Are the Most Effective Way of Getting Your Cat's Attention
Why Can't You Open Your Car Door If Someone is Trying to Unlock It at the Same Time?
How Much Hotter Your Town Is Going to Get by the End of the Century
LEGO Built a Life-Sized Bugatti from More Than 1 Million Technic Pieces—and It's Drivable
Take A Look at The 40-Year Evolution of the LEGO Minifigures
Lavazza's New Coffee Museum Is Yet Another Reason to Visit Italy
'Brand New Roman' is a Fun Mashup of All the Corporate Logos You Know and Love
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