NEW BATAAN, Philippines Rescue workers found a man alive on Thursday who had survived on coconuts for two days after a powerful typhoon ravaged the south of the Philippines killing 332 people, with hundreds missing.
New species of purple crab discovered in the Philippines
One of the newly discovered crab species, Insulamon palawanense, which is bright purple in color. Four new species of crab that sport some wild colors have been discovered near the Philippine island of Palawan.
Faberge unveils first Imperial egg in 99 years! The "Faberge Pearl Egg" features 139 fine white pearls, and more than diamonds as well as other precious gemstones. Reportedly, 43 of the 50 eggs survived the Russian Revolution.
Actor Russell Johnson, best known as "The Professor" on Gilligan's Island, served in the US Army Air Force during WWII. He flew 44 combat missions as a bombardier in bombers. In March he and two other were shot down in the Philippines.