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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.
New Series Explores the Question: Was H.H. Holmes Also Jack the Ripper?
How to Make the Most of Your Last 10 Minutes at Work
Watch a Rare Video of Nirvana Rocking Out at Radio Shack in 1988
25 Ice Cream Flavors You Won’t Believe Exist
Go on a Tour of 80 Years of New York City Through Split-Screen Video
An App to Help You Decode the Symphony as You Listen
Dive Into a 60,000-Year-Old Forest In the Gulf of Mexico With a New Documentary
How Do You Pronounce GIF? It Probably Depends Where You're From
LEGO Built a 9-Foot-Tall Statue of Liberty in the Smithsonian
'Harry Potter' Has Created a Huge Black Market for Owls in Indonesia
This $180 Hanger Will Deodorize Your Clothes
Why Does Your Seat Need to Be In an Upright Position During Takeoff and Landing?
Bright Street Lights Can Be Bad for Your Health, Doctors Say
5 Non-Electric Washers to Save You From the Laundromat
Parkinson’s Disease Has an Autoimmune Component, Study Finds
3 New Details J.K. Rowling Just Revealed About the Potter Family
India Now Has a Private Ambulance Service Just for Cows
Peek Inside Thousands of Soviet Children's Books From Princeton University
California Man Visits Disneyland 2000 Days in a Row
Why Your iPhone Doesn't Always Show You the 'Decline Call' Button
Millennials Are the Most Library-Loving Generation
5 Robots That Screwed Up Big-Time
Mexico City Launches a Competition for Official Emoji
70,000 Brooklyn Academy of Music Playbills and Posters Now Available Online
Cats Didn't Need Our Help to Become Domesticated
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Seeing Trees Can Make You Feel Healthier
Yukon Bar Famous for Its Sourtoe Cocktail Has Its Toe Stolen
Why Do People in the UK Drive on the Left Side of the Road?
Archaeologists May Have Unearthed the Oldest Toilet in Denmark
Diverse Ken Dolls Now Come in Different Body Types, Skin Colors
Find Your Next Job With Google’s Career Search
The Secrets of Getting Dressed as an 18th-Century Woman
Archaeologists Uncover an Ancient Soldier’s Request: 'Send Wine'
Do You Know What a Bedbug Looks Like? Many Hotel Patrons Don't
How Much Do Companies Pay to Get Their Logos on Those Blue Highway Exit Signs?
The 14-Year-Old Who Convinced People to Ban Dihydrogen Monoxide
Astronauts Are Getting a Space Bakery
Create Your Own Frank Lloyd Wright Paper Cutouts With a New Book
How Much You Need to Earn to Rent a Home in Each State
Why Your Car Dashboard Says It's a Lot Hotter Than It Really Is
Big Question
Why Does Coffee Make You Poop?
'Indulgent' Names Get People to Eat More Veggies
Take a Look Inside South America’s First Luxury Sleeper Train
How to Keep Bunnies Safe When You Mow Your Lawn
Map: How to Figure Out When Your Letter Will Arrive
Daniel Radcliffe’s Clever Trick for Evading Paparazzi
27 Trendy Baby Names From the Future According to a Neural Network
For the First Time, A Video Game Trailer Is Oscar-Eligible
How to Spot a Counterfeit Bill
How Long It Took Famous Musicians to Get Their First Hit
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