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.
History
Listen to 10 Famous Presidential Speeches From History
Animals
UK Brewery Offers Employees 'Paw-ternity' Leave for New Puppy Owners
Technology
Google's New A.I. Experiment Lets You Play a Piano Duet With a Robot
Animals
Animal Planet’s New Show Takes You Behind the Scenes at the Bronx Zoo
Technology
You Can Teach Your LEGO Robot How to Do Anything, Including Fart
Animals
'Keeping Up With the Kattarshians' Will Be Your New Favorite Cat Reality Show
Live Smarter
You Can Use Facebook to Find—and Apply for—Your Next Job
Travel
Drivers in Iceland are Being Pulled Over for Being Distracted by the Northern Lights
Design
UK Design Firm Puts a New Spin on Your Favorite Childhood Games
History
For Years, The Founder of Little Caesars Paid Rent For Rosa Parks
Architecture
Go Inside an Intensely Detailed 'Minecraft' Version of Downtown Chicago
Fun
Everyone on Earth Could Live in a Single Building—In Theory
Live Smarter
13 Habits You Should Steal From Successful Business Figures
Words
10 Untranslatable Words to Describe Love in Other Languages
Design
What a Square Mile of a City's Grid Looks Like Around the World
Art
Virtual Reality App 'Art Plunge' Takes You Inside Your Favorite Paintings
Travel
You Can Travel to Another City for as Little as $1 With Wanderu
This Just In
How People Get Hurt in All 50 States
Afternoon Map
The Most Popular Rom-Com in Each State
Art
Artist Sets Guinness World Record for Tallest Sand Castle
Art
Climate Change Is Altering One of Utah's Most Famous Works of Art
Technology
New Ultrasound Tech Captures Clearest Imaging Ever of a 20-Week-Old Fetus
History
A Newly Discovered Photo of Harriet Tubman Is Up for Auction
Design
New IKEA Rugs Will Be Made Entirely by Syrian Refugees
Art
You Can Now Experience Edward Hopper's Paintings as Animated GIFs
Food
You Could Get Paid to Eat Cadbury Chocolate
Design
These Bike Path Maps Are Designed to Look Like Subway Routes
Museums
Elevate Your Coloring With Books From 67 Library Collections
Live Smarter
New Twitter Features Aim to Stop Harassment
History
Spend Some Time With These African American Cookbooks From History
Technology
High-Tech Paper Could Be Reused Up to 80 Times
Technology
MIT’s Transparent Gel Robot Can Catch and Release a Live Goldfish Underwater
Design
Parisian Street Urinals Turn Pee Into Compost
Words
Have an IKEA Bookcase? It's Probably Named After a Specific Profession
Movies
'Kedi,' a Heartwarming New Documentary, Stars Istanbul's Street Cats
History
The 392-Year-Old Bonsai That Survived Hiroshima
Movies
‘Heat’ and ‘The Dark Knight’ Are Surprisingly Similar Movies
Videos
A Lava Stream Is Pouring into the Ocean in Hawaii
Technology
These Cardboard Drones Are (Highly Useful) Paper Airplanes for the Military
Technology
Hybrid Electric Bus Can Charge When It Pulls Up to a Stop
Technology
This Robot Can Pick Up Fruit Without Squishing It
Fun
A Genius Theory for How Clifford's Owner Would Pick Up His Poop
Politics
9 Facts About the ACLU
Design
Apply Now to Be an Apprentice to a Globe Maker
Fun
This High Schooler’s Locker Has a Vending Machine Inside
Live Smarter
5 Ways Doing Improv Can Help Your Professional Life
Movies
Could Jack Have Fit on that Door? 'Titanic’ Director Says No
Travel
A New Plane Seat Could Make the Middle Spot the Roomiest
Big Question
How Do Refugees Get Vetted?
Animals
California Condors Will Be Reintroduced to the Wild
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