Articles by Julia Greenberg
- Jeremy Lin Rookie Card Sells for $21,580 in Linsane eBay Bidding War [PHOTO]
February 24 2012 1:05 PM
Jeremy Lin's 2010-2011 National Treasures Prime Patch Auto Jersey rookie card has become one of the most coveted rookie cards in basketball history. Lin's rookie card sold for $21,580 on the online auction eBay Thursday after a linsane eBay bidding war. Take a look at the photo here.
- Steve Jobs’ Birthday: 10 Funny, Inspirational Quotes in Honor of Legendary Apple Innovator’s 57th Birthday
February 24 2012 11:53 AM
Visionary Steve Jobs would have celebrated his 57th birthday Friday. The legendary Apple co-founder and innovator passed away on Oct. 5, 2011 after a long and public battle with disease. He was 56. In commemoration of what would have been his 57th birthday, we honor the legendary Jobs with ten funny and inspirational quotes he said throughout his life.
- Rielle Hunter: John Edwards’ Former Mistress Will Destroy Sex Tape After Long Legal Battle
February 24 2012 10:00 AM
Rielle Hunter, John Edwards' former mistress, won a long-running legal battle Thursday over a sexually explicit tape that she filmed with Edwards at the time of his 2008 campaign for president. The settlement demands that the sex tape be destroyed within 30 days and other personal items must be returned to Hunter.
- Baby Aardvark Introduced at Brookfield Zoo: Meet the Adorable Sexless Creature [VIDEO]
February 23 2012 3:29 PM
The Brookfield Zoo has welcomed a new animal to its family: a baby aardvark. The Illinois zoo announced Thursday that the baby aardvark was born on Jan. 12 and has successfully grown to nearly 13 pounds thanks to the dedicated care of zookeepers and veterinarians. It is the first aardvark to be born at the zoo in a decade. Meet the adorable sexless creature and watch the video here.
- Shepherd’s Beaked Whale: Extremely Rare Whale Caught for First Time on Film [VIDEO & PHOTO]
February 23 2012 1:04 PM
In a lucky encounter, the Australian Antarctic Division research team spotted a group of extremely rare Shepherd's beaked whales off the coast of Australia. The rare whales have been caught on film for the first time in history. Watch footage of the Shepherd's beaked whale here.
- Jaime Edmondson: Pictures of Evan Longoria's New Playboy Model Girlfriend [PHOTOS]
February 23 2012 10:43 AM
Tampa Bay Rays third baseman Evan Longoria appears to be living out every teenage boy's fantasy. Longoria, 26, confirmed Tuesday that he is now dating Jaime Edmondson, Playboy's Miss January 2012 and a former Miami Dolphins cheerleader. Take a look at candid photos and pictures of Evan Longoria's new girlfriend Jaime Edmondson.
- Methemoglobinemia: What Is the Disorder That Afflicted the ‘Blue People of Troublesome Creek?’
February 22 2012 5:30 PM
The history of the Fugates, a family affected by a strange genetic disorder, has resurfaced online this week, leaving many wondering if blue skin is scientifically possible.The Fugates were a family that suffered from methemoglobinemia, passing along blue-tinted skin from generation to generation. What is the disorder that affected the ‘blue fugates of troublesome creek?’
- National Margarita Day 2012: Popular Tequila Cocktail’s Origins and History Shrouded in Mystery
February 22 2012 3:11 PM
Today is National Margarita Day! Restaurants and bars across the United States will feature the popular cocktail made of tequila, triple sec (often Cointreau) and lemon or lime juice. Many bartenders have claimed to have invented the popular tequila drink; however, the cocktail's true history remains a mystery. Where did the delicious margarita come from?
- Kate Middleton Lookalikes: Meet the Royal Family Doppelgangers from Prince William to Pippa [PHOTOS]
February 22 2012 1:07 PM
As the Royal Family's popularity continues to grow, a number of Kate Middleton, Prince Will, Prince Henry and Pippa Middleton lookalikes have been spotted on the streets of London. One photographer, Alison Jackson has captured the doppelgangers in poses set to emulate the famous members of the Royal Family. Take a look at pictures and photos of curious lookalikes that pretend to be the members of the celebrated family.
- Marie Colvin: Who Was American War Correspondent Killed in Syria? [VIDEO]
February 22 2012 11:37 AM
Celebrated American war reporter Marie Covlin died in a shelling attack in Syria on Wednesday. Known for her ardent willingness to report from the front lines for Britain's Sunday Times, the 55-year-old reporter had covered conflicts in dangerous war zones. Colvin was killed when a shell attack hit a Syrian army building that had been turned into an impromptu press center in the Baba Amr area of the besieged city of Homs, Syria. Take a look at her last dispatches from Syria.
- ‘Waterworld Planet’ Discovery Reveals New Kind of Alien Planet: Meet GJ1214b
February 22 2012 10:09 AM
Researchers claim they have identified a new kind of alien planet: one composed primarily of water. GJ1214b is mainly composed of water and has a thick, steamy atmosphere. It is the first observed planet of its kind. The waterworld planet discovery has surprised researchers.
- Ryan Marquiss Is World’s First to Survive Being Born With Heart Outside of Body
February 21 2012 5:45 PM
Ryan Marquiss, 3, is the first child to survive being born with his heart outside of his body, a condition known as ectopia cordis. The Pennsylvania boy was born with half his heart protruding out of his chest cavity and has survived against all odds. In addition to ectopia cordis, Marquiss also suffers from hypoplastic right heart syndrome, a condition that limits the development of his heart.