September 22, 2019

Category: DOST

2 ‘Magnificent 9’ Members Win 2019 Presidential Lingkod Bayan Award

2019 Presidential Lingkod ng Bayan Award to two members of the ‘Magnificent 9’ confirms importance of the making of Diwata-1 microstatellite. To recall, this journalist gave the Magnificent 9 tag to the nine Filipino engineers who pioneered the design, development, and assembly of the Philippines’ first satellite in the 50-kg class in Hokkaido University (HU) […]

DOST IX Stages RSTW, Celebrates S&T Breakthroughs

Happening now… By EDD K. USMAN, SDN, Twitter @edd1819, Instagram @bluestar0910, Facebook: SDN — Science and Digital News ZAMBOANGA CITY — “Let us together put science to work for the benefit of the Filipino nation.” President Rodrigo R. Duterte made the call on the occasion of the Regional Science and Technology Week (RSTW) in Zamboanga […]

DOST, UP Bring Space Tech to Students

Media Release: Space Science and Technology Proliferation through University Partnerships (STeP-UP) Project is gearing up for the second batch of students for the nanosatellite engineering track under the Master of Science (MS) and Master of Engineering (MEng) in Electrical Engineering (EE). The nanosatellite engineering subjects in the MS EE and MEng EE programs are being […]

DOST Chief Lauds BSU, PCAARRD for Modernizing S&T Services

Media Release: DEPARTMENT of Science and Technology (DOST) Secretary Fortunato T. de la Peña has commended the Benguet State University (BSU) and the Philippine Council for Agriculture, Aquatic and Natural Resources Research and Development (DOST-PCAARRD) for their efforts in modernizing S&T services for the Cordillera Administrative Region (CAR). De la Peña made this gesture during […]

UST Student Tops 30th BPI-DOST Science Awards

Science students’ research project on innovation that aids locked-in syndrome patients nabs top prize in 30th BPI-DOST Science Award By EDD K. USMAN, SDN, Twitter @edd1819, Instagram @bluestar0910, Facebook: SDN — Science and Digital News THIS is about making your alma mater proud. And Jay Patrick Nieles, a Bachelor of Science in Electronics Engineering student, […]

DOST Labs Find Pork in Halal Products

Highlights: Halal Laboratories of Department of Science and Technology (DOST) on their own tested samples of several food products, among them, processed beef (canned and patties), chicken hotdogs, and seasoning. Analyst of the laboratories found pork in some of the tested products. Information about this already reached the National Commission on Muslim Filipinos (NCMF) and […]