Articles by Zoe Mintz
- Man Caught Microwaving Cat On Camera, Offers Apology
November 11 2013 2:49 PM
A graphic video circulating online that shows a Lebanese man putting his cat in a microwave has incited outrage from animal rights groups.
- Man Finds Purple Heart Found At Arizona Flea Market, Finds Owner's Family
November 11 2013 12:17 PM
A Vietnam veteran who found a Purple Heart medal found at an Arizona flea market in February was able to track down the owner's family.
- ‘Downton Abbey’ Spoilers: What Happened In The Season 4 Finale?
November 11 2013 10:39 AM
Mary gets into everybody's business in the Season 4 finale of the PBS hit "Downton Abbey," laying the foundation for the Christmas special.
- ‘Man In The Moon’ Explained By Lunar NASA Mission
November 08 2013 4:08 PM
New images belonging to NASA's Gravity Recovery and Interior Laboratory (GRAIL) mission sheds some light on why the face of the moon is rugged.
- Africanized Bees Kill Dog In Florida, Boss The Pit Bull Had Over 100 Killer Bee Stings
November 08 2013 1:07 PM
A swarm of Africanized bees killed one dog and injured another in St. Petersburg, Fla., on Thursday morning.
- Praying School Bus Driver Fired For ‘Religious Material’ On Bus
November 08 2013 10:44 AM
George Nathaniel III, 48, a school bus driver in Burnsville, Minn., was fired after he led students in Christian prayer on his bus.
- ‘Freakish’ Asteroid Discovered By NASA Hubble Space Telescope
November 07 2013 3:58 PM
An unusual-looking asteroid spotted by the NASA Hubble Space Telescope has six comet-like tails that resemble spokes on a wheel.
- Is That Jian Feng? New Photo Wrongly Attributed To Chinese Man Who Sued Wife For Ugly Baby
November 07 2013 12:33 PM
A photo circulating online has been linked to the year-old story of a Chinese man who reportedly sued his wife after she gave birth to an "incredibly ugly" daughter.
- New 'Whopper' Wasp Discovered
November 07 2013 10:34 AM
A new wasp genus discovered on the island of Borneo was named after one of the “forgotten heroes” behind the theory of evolution by natural selection.
- Bizarre ‘Armor’ Fish Caught In South China Sea Remains Unidentified
November 06 2013 4:53 PM
Sapar Mansor, a Malaysian angler, caught an unidentified fish in the South China Sea that is covered with sharp spines on the top of bottom of its body.
- Homeless Man Found Sleeping In Pittsburgh Presidential Suite
November 06 2013 1:41 PM
Hotel guests staying in the presidential suite at the Omni William Penn in Pittsburgh found a homeless man sleeping on the couch when they entered the room Tuesday night.
- 2013 CMA Awards: Preview, Nominees, Predictions For ‘Country Music’s Biggest Night’
November 06 2013 11:12 AM
The 2013 Country Music Association Awards will air live Wednesday at 8 p.m. ET on ABC.
- Who Stole Wool’s Sheep?
November 06 2013 9:55 AM
Police are looking for thieves that stole a flock of sheep from a field near the town of Wool in southeast England.
- New Ligament Discovered In Human Knee
November 05 2013 3:56 PM
Two orthopedic surgeons have identified a ligament in the human knee that may be responsible for the "pivotal shift" phenomenon in patients with ACL tears.
- Rare Bay Cat Captured On Camera In ‘Heavily Logged’ Borneo Rainforest
November 05 2013 2:23 PM
One of the world's least-known wildcats was captured on camera in a heavily logged area of a rainforest in Indonesia.
- Wild Boars In Israel Have European Ancestry
November 05 2013 11:49 AM
A new study that sequenced DNA found in pig bones from archaeological sites across Israel found they have European genetic signatures rather than Near Eastern ones as previously believed.
- British Woman Buys Banana Bursting With Deadly Spiders
November 05 2013 10:04 AM
A British woman bought a banana that was riddled with Brazilian wandering spiders, one of the most deadly arachnids in the world.
- Mammalian ‘Dwarfing’ Occurred Twice During Periods Of Global Warming
November 04 2013 5:02 PM
New findings suggest two global warming events that took place millions of years ago caused mammals to lose body mass.
- Cats Wearing Tights Becomes ‘Purrfect’ New Feline Fashion Statement
November 04 2013 4:25 PM
A Tumblr featuring felines in tights has been gaining steam online, showing a 16-year-old cat named Gucci living up to his fashion namesake.
- 10-Year-Old Discovers 600 Million-Year-Old Supernova
November 04 2013 11:38 AM
Nathan Gray may dethrone his sister as the youngest person to discover a supernova.