Articles by Philip Ross
- Pain Sensitivity Linked To Grey Matter In Brain
January 15 2014 1:23 PM
The answer to pain sensitivity is within the structure of the brain itself.
- 12-Year-Old Boy Named As Sole Roswell School Gunman
January 14 2014 6:15 PM
The 12-year-old gunman surrendered immediately, New Mexico police say.
- Swiss Man Takes Pill Of 'Dead Priest Hair' To Treat Bell's Palsy, Gets Lead Poisoning Instead
January 14 2014 5:06 PM
A man from Switzerland suffered lead poisoning after taking pills he thought were filled with a dead Bhutanese priest’s hair. He thought the pills would treat his Bell’s palsy.
- Ancient Antarctic Valley Larger Than Grand Canyon Discovered Under Miles Of Ice
January 14 2014 2:46 PM
The massive trench was carved when Antarctica detached from the rest of Earth's landmass, creating rifts and chasms, the study notes.
- Overfishing Causes Ecosystems To ‘Unravel,’ Fish Populations Can’t Recover After ‘Tipping Points’ Reached
January 14 2014 1:29 PM
Researchers in the U.S. analyzed fisheries data from around the globe, examining the domino effect that occurs after a particular fish population is harvested to depletion.
- Lions Vanishing From West Africa, Scientists Warn
January 13 2014 7:16 PM
The king of the jungle may be taking a leave of absence soon after new analysis of their populations says their going extinct.
- Melting Of Antarctic Glacier Reaches ‘Irreversible’ Level
January 13 2014 4:02 PM
A new analysis of Antarctica’s massive ice sheet suggests the ice is melting much faster than scientists previously thought.
- Are Baby Wipes Causing Rashes?
January 13 2014 1:57 PM
A U.S. pediatrician found a link between a chemical in baby wipes and certain rashes often mistaken for other, more serious skin conditions.
- Golden Globes 2014 Winners: Full List Of Who Took Home The Prize
January 13 2014 4:04 AM
The 2014 Golden Globes kicked off tonight, and we have a full list of all the Golden Globes winners.
- Jennifer Lawrence ‘Photobombs’ Taylor Swift At Golden Globes
January 13 2014 1:43 AM
Lawrence’s epic “photobomb” of Taylor Swift at the Golden Globes is catching fire all over the Internet.
- Real-Life ‘Benjamin Button’ Dies At Age 17
January 12 2014 3:42 PM
Sam Berns' case has helped doctors develop a treatment to prolong the lives of children with progeria.
- Dallas Club Sells Permit To Kill Endangered Rhino For $350,000
January 12 2014 1:45 PM
The controversial sale draws protests and even death threats.
- Stacey Galette Lawsuit: Double Amputee Awarded $62M After Routine Surgery Leaves Her Without Legs, Brooklyn Mom ‘Happy Justice Was Served’
January 11 2014 7:55 PM
Hospital denies wrongdoing but jury knew 'mistakes had been made.'
- What Did The 'Nutcracker Man' Early Human Survive On?
January 11 2014 5:22 PM
Analysis of an extinct relative of humans suggests our ancient ancestors’ diet consisted primarily of tiger nuts, which are edible grass bulbs.
- Australian Man With Inch-Long Cockroach In Ear Visits Hospital After Attempting To Remove Stubborn Insect With Vacuum Cleaner
January 11 2014 3:45 PM
An Australian man woke up with a sudden onset of ear pain only to discover that a cockroach had lodged itself in his ear canal.
- A-Rod’s Suspension Upheld, Yankees Player Forced To Sit Out 2014 Season
January 11 2014 2:32 PM
The star ballplayer was dealt a 162-game suspension after an arbitrator upheld most of the player’s punishment over the weekend.
- Family Of Marlise Munoz ‘Angry’ That Brain Dead Mother On Life Support After Texas Hospital Discovers She Is Pregnant
January 08 2014 6:42 PM
The family of a woman being kept on life support even though she's brain dead is outraged her body is being used as a “host for a fetus.”
- Elephant Shark Like A ‘Living Fossil'
January 08 2014 4:51 PM
The study makes Callorhinchus milii the most primitive jawed vertebrate to have its DNA analyzed.
- Ark Of The Covenant Located?
January 08 2014 3:01 PM
A newly translated Hebrew text claims to reveal the locations of treasures from King Solomon’s Temple, and even mentions Ark of the Covenant. Are we any closer to finding the lost Ark?
- Dennis Rodman Sings 'Happy Birthday' To His ‘Best Friend:' Kim Jong Un
January 08 2014 12:50 PM
Dennis Rodman shocked the world Wednesday after he sang “happy birthday” to North Korea’s infamous dictator Kim Jong Un during a private basketball game in Pyongyang. This was Rodman’s fourth trip to North Korea to visit Kim, whom Rodman has referred to as his “best friend.”