Shaunacy Ferro

Shaunacy Ferro is an associate editor at Mental Floss. 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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The Science Behind Why People Hate the Word 'Moist'
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How IKEA Names Its Products
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Why Fruitcakes Last So Long
Ice Cream Flavors You Won’t Believe Exist
A Close-Up View of a Mosquito's Terrifying 6-Needle Bite
11 Camping Essentials to Get You Through the Summer
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Deal Alert: Barnes and Noble Is Offering 20% Off Books This Weekend
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Turn Your Phone Into an Instant Camera With KODAK's New Handheld Printer


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