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Crazy Futuristic Space Missions That Will Happen In Our Lifetimes

By Becky FerreiraOctober 7, 2014
In November, the geniuses behind the Rosetta space mission will land a probe on a comet for the very first time. No biggie, just going to chase a space rock down, and set up camp on it—all in a day's work. Rosetta's success is a great reminder that we are entering a new re More  →
Crazy Futuristic Space Missions That Will Happen In Our Lifetimes

The Ten Most Devastating Battles in History

By Becky FerreiraOctober 2, 2014
If you've ever read Sun Tzu's influential treatise The Art of War, you already know that all battles are inherently devastating, no matter what the result. As Tzu, Thucydides, and many other military experts have warned, war is always costly, brutal, and inherently unpred More  →
The Ten Most Devastating Battles in History
Five Ways to Celebrate

Five Ways to Celebrate "Embrace Your Inner Geek" Day

By Becky FerreiraJuly 11, 2014
Masterminds, did you know that this Sunday, June 13 is Embrace Your Inner Geek Day? The holiday was created over a decade ago by the Roy family, who apparently make a living coming up with wacky festivities (where do we sign up for THAT job!?). ... More  →
Melissa Smith's Gorgeous Splatter Art!

Melissa Smith's Gorgeous Splatter Art!

By Becky FerreiraJuly 10, 2014
Pop culture fan art is a fast-growing genre, but few artists are nailing it with the consistency of Melissa Smith. As evidenced by this spectacular portrait of Wonder Woman, Smith's style is all about the splatter, and she has earned an avid fan base for her unique take on More  →

Hannah Alexander's Stunning Fan Art

By Becky FerreiraJune 30, 2014
Tons of Disney flicks have child protagonists, but we rarely get to see them become adults. That's why Hannah Alexander's piece "Grown Up" is so much fun—it provides a glimpse of what Wendy Darling, Lilo Pelekai and Alice might look like about 15 years after their filmi More  →
Hannah Alexander's Stunning Fan Art
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Becky Ferreira

Becky Ferreira is a writer, performer, and raptor based in New York.

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