Shaunacy Ferro

Shaunacy Ferro is a senior staff writer for 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.
This 19th Century Performer Wowed Audiences With Musical Farts
People Believe Comparisons With ‘More Than,’ Not ‘Less Than’
Your Favorite Beach Is Covered in Poo
Youngest or Eldest, Your Birth Order Doesn’t Affect Your Personality
6 Examples of Early Fast Food From Ancient History
Creepy Little Fanged Fish Discovered in Australia
Amazing Images of Classic Japanese Fart Battles
How Are Emoji Made?
What Your Phone Use Says About Your Depression
Scientists Find the World’s Oldest Sperm Cells
What the Solar System Looks Like When the Moon Is 1 Pixel
Facial Recognition Software Is Helping Lion Conservation
Being Off-Balance Can Affect How You See Your Relationship
Almost a Third of China’s Great Wall Has Disappeared
Bogotá Hires Actors to Teach People Public Transit Manners
Study Says Human Hands Are More Primitive Than Chimps’
15 of the Weirdest Street Names Across the U.S.
Why You Reach for Sweets When You’re Sad
Making Out Isn’t as Popular as You Think It Is
Cell Phones Distract You Even On Vibrate, Study Says
Nightingales Who Sing Well Make the Best Fathers
15 Vintage Tips From 'Leica Photography' Magazine
Make a Slick Map Poster for Any City In the World
Australians Are Writing Love Letters to Trees
New York City is Turning Trash Cans Into WiFi Hotspots
Male Strippers Are in It for the Self-Esteem Boost, Study Says
People Really, Really Don’t Like Taking the Stairs
'Tetris' Might Help People With PTSD
What Science Has to Say About Long-Distance Relationships
This Blog Catalogues Every Line Spoken By a Person of Color in Film
A Pine Cone-Inspired Wall Opens and Closes With Water
Plastic Robots Can Perform Surgery in an MRI
Native Americans Might Have Domesticated Bobcats 2,000 Years Ago
Metalhead Teens Grow Into Happy Adults After All
How Does a Bike Stay Upright?
Woolly Mammoths Had Humps Like Camels, and Genes Made For Cold
10 Effortless Uses for Yesterday's News (and 1 Challenge)
Where Do Insects Poop?
An App Shows You Where to Find Women’s History
Honey Bees Get STDs Too
Meteorologists Are Studying Every Song About the Weather Ever
12 Absurd Facts About 'Alice in Wonderland'
South Africans Made Paint Out of Milk 49,000 Years Ago
Help Map the World’s Auroras With the Aurorasaurus
Male Testosterone Can Be Bad for the Economy
There's a Tell-Tale Sign Women Are Ovulating, But You Can't See It
What Common Food Additives Look Like
Feeling Angry? Take a Nap
Possible Breakthrough for Sufferers of Chronic Fatigue Syndrome
Vital Science on the Resonant Frequency of Googly Eyes


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