Mice

Horrified Mother Finds Dead Mouse In Packet Of Baby Wipes

The Huffington Post UK | Eve Hartley | Posted 28.07.2015 | UK Parents

A woman has found a dead mouse in a packet of baby wipes whilst removing her make-up before bed. Leanne Phelps, who is mother to 14-month-old son C...

Solar Shame! Deflating Eclipse Latest Tool in Gang Warfare

James Dann | Posted 20.05.2015 | UK Comedy
James Dann

Across the globe real sightings of eclipses have been spotted. However, astrologists say that they are not appearing in their usual habitat, due to dietary change and 'solar exhaustion'.

Furry Females in Medical Research - Why Fe-Minnie-ism Matters

Mia Rozenbaum | Posted 04.05.2015 | UK Tech
Mia Rozenbaum

In labs, using male mice models is often a default move. Male models are considered 'easier' and more uniform.

Five Worst Pets For Children

Stuart Laws | Posted 14.03.2015 | UK Comedy
Stuart Laws

I spoke to two people, who were children in the past, about the awful time in their lives, when they owned stick insects. Sarah & Lizzie are real life sisters and perform inappropriate sketches, in a bid to win their mother's affection.

You Can Spend Nearly £7,000 On Just Six Gaming Gadgets

The Huffington Post UK | Thomas Tamblyn | Posted 19.11.2014 | UK Tech

Gaming is big business. Launches like Call of Duty are now outperforming the biggest blockbusters that Hollywood can come up with. Million-dollar priz...

A Barn Owl Diary

Clive Norman | Posted 02.07.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Clive Norman

In June 2013 I moved back to my home in Wales after having spent what seemed like an eternity in London. I'm not sure if it's something that tends to happen in your late 40s but I have found myself becoming for want of a better word an eco-warrior.

Houses Of Parliament Mice Can Now Sleep Easy Because Of This MP

The Huffington Post UK | Ned Simons | Posted 12.03.2014 | UK Politics

MPs have been told they are not allowed to get a cat to police the Houses of Parliament for mice, because they can not be trusted to look after it pro...

A Rather Creepy Scientific Finding...

PA | Posted 02.10.2013 | UK

Paedophile mice are kept at bay by the tears of their potential victims, research has shown. The tears contain a pheromone signalling chemical that...

A Nation of Animal Lovers? So Why Is Animal Testing on the Rise?

Jasmijn de Boo | Posted 15.09.2013 | UK
Jasmijn de Boo

On 16 July, the Home Office released statistics regarding the types of 4.11 million scientific procedures on other animals used in 2012, which again show an increase compared to 2011 figures. The Vegan Society is deeply worried about this trend and the assumed effectiveness of animal research that exists among many scientists and parliamentarians.

WATCH: Mouse Has Unusual Hamster Wheel Technique

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 05.07.2013 | UK Comedy

Maybe the clue is in the fact that it's called a hamster wheel. Perhaps our little mousey friend simply needs a mouse wheel building for him? Or m...

Mouse About That!

The Huffington Post UK | Ted Thornhill | Posted 11.10.2012 | UK

For decades it was thought that only humans and some birds were capable of learning songs – but a new study claims that mice are also capable of mem...

Could This Vaccine End Nicotine Addiction?

The Huffington Post | Sarah O'Meara | Posted 28.06.2012 | UK Lifestyle

Although non-smokers may find it hard to believe, cigarettes are intensely pleasurable to those addicted to nicotine. A puff on a cigarette reliev...

At Last! A Pill That May Make You WANT To Exercise

The Huffington Post UK | Ted Thornhill | Posted 14.06.2012 | UK Lifestyle

It’s a battle that’s all too familiar to millions of people – on one side is a packet of biscuits, the sofa and a DVD, on the other a work-out a...

Tesco Branch Forced To Close Over Mouse Infestation

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 28.03.2012 | UK

A London branch of Tesco has been forced to close by Westminster council due to the severe scale of a mouse infestation in the store. The Covent Ga...

Larry, Chief Mouser to the Cabinet Office, Celebrates One Year In No.10

The Huffington Post UK | Ned Simons | Posted 15.02.2012 | UK Politics

Happy anniversary to Larry the Downing Street cat, who has now been attempting to chase vermin out of No.10 for a year. The Cameron's adopted Larry...

Skinny Minnie Mouse Diet

Jody Brettkelly | Posted 12.11.2011 | UK Lifestyle
Jody Brettkelly

I have lost weight. Unintentionally and accidentally. Not sure how much, about eight pounds, both my skimmy and skinny jeans are loose. Bizarrely this does not fill me with glee. I would spatch all those LBs back on if I could just get rid of the cause.