Articles by Zoe Mintz
- Mapping Emotions In The Human Body
January 02 2014 3:23 PM
In a new study, Finnish researchers have published visualizations describing how human emotions affect the body.
- Toronto Mother Delivers Twins Born In 2013 And 2014
January 02 2014 12:47 PM
A Toronto-area mother gave birth to twin girls -- one born on New Year's Eve and the other on New Year's Day.
- Chinese New Year 2014: Does Year Of The Horse Begin January 1 Or Later?
December 31 2013 1:40 PM
The Chinese New Year, also known as Spring Festival, will fall on Jan. 31, 2014.
- New Year’s Quotes: 25 Inspirational Sayings To Celebrate 2014
December 31 2013 10:05 AM
Here's a collection of 25 inspirational quotes to share over New Year's.
- Perfect-Pitch Drug? Valproate May Help Nonmusicians Identify Musical Notes
December 30 2013 4:07 PM
A recent study suggests an FDA-approved drug may help adults achieve perfect pitch.
- 12-Year-Old Girl With Rare Weight-Gain Disorder Might Get Life-Saving Surgery Thanks To Crowdfunding
December 30 2013 12:25 PM
A Texas tween with hypothalamic obesity might get gastric bypass surgery thanks to strangers' generous donations.
- Dolphins ‘Get High’ On Puffer Fish Toxin, ‘Extraordinary’ Moment Caught On Camera
December 30 2013 10:26 AM
A new BBC documentary captures young dolphins "getting high" on a puffer fish neurotoxin.
- Piranha Attack In Argentina Injures Dozens On Christmas Day
December 26 2013 2:20 PM
A piranha attack in Argentina's Parana River injured more than 70 swimmers on Christmas Day, officials say.
- Florida Mother Attacked In Front Of Kids For Bad Parking Job
December 26 2013 1:25 PM
Police in Lake Mary, Fla., are looking for a woman accused of assaulting Christine Beckwith, a mother of three, over of the way she parked her car.
- ‘Glow-In-The-Dark’ Piglets Born In China With Fluorescent Protein From Jellyfish DNA
December 26 2013 12:09 PM
Ten piglets born in China glow green after their embryos were injected with a fluorescent protein found in jellyfish DNA.
- 59 TB Cases Confirmed At Las Vegas Hospital After Death Of Infected Mother, Twins
December 26 2013 11:12 AM
Dozens have tested positive for latent TB infection at Summerlin Hospital in Las Vegas, following the deaths of two infected newborns.
- What Is Boxing Day?
December 25 2013 12:52 PM
Common questions answered about Boxing Day, a national holiday in the UK and Commonwealth countries, observed the day after Christmas.
- Christmas Quotes: 21 Inspirational Sayings To Share During The Holidays
December 24 2013 11:05 AM
A collection of funny, inspirational and spiritual quotes to share throughout the holiday season.
- Pope Francis Christmas Live Stream: Where To Watch Midnight Mass And ‘Urbi et Orbi’ Blessing From The Vatican [VIDEO]
December 24 2013 10:28 AM
Pope Francis will be presiding over Christmas Eve Mass at St. Peter’s Basilica on Dec. 24 and deliver the traditional Christmas Day “Urbi et Orbi” blessing and address on Dec. 25.
- Christmas Day Movie Guide 2013: What Films To See On Wednesday, Dec. 25
December 23 2013 5:26 PM
A detailed list of the seven movie titles that will hit theaters on Dec. 25 -- and one on Dec. 27.
- Injured Puppy Found Alive In San Francisco Recycling Plant
December 23 2013 12:16 PM
Authorities are searching for the owner of a 10-week-old puppy that was found alive at a San Francisco dump on Saturday after being deliberately discarded.
- Terminally Ill Cancer Patient Says Final Goodbye To Childhood Dog In Poignant Photo
December 23 2013 11:12 AM
Mike Petrosino, 21, a terminally ill cancer patient, was greeted by his childhood dog, Rusty, at Massachusetts General Hospital on Friday.
- 5 Best Christmas Songs For Kids To Sing During The Holidays
December 23 2013 10:23 AM
With Christmas around the corner, here are five classic Yuletide tunes to sing with the family this holiday season.
- 5 Easy Christmas Cookie Recipes To Make This Holiday Season
December 20 2013 4:18 PM
With Christmas around the corner, here are 5 quick and easy recipes to make before Santa arrives.
- Winter Solstice 2013: When Is The First Day Of Winter?
December 20 2013 12:08 PM
The Winter Solstice begins Dec. 21, 2013 at 12:11 p.m. EST, marking the shortest day of the year as the sun reaches its southernmost point in the sky.