Latest S&T News in REGION 7

Posted: Saturday, November 10, 2018
BOHOL, PHILIPPINES – The National Academy of Science and Technology, Philippines (NAST PHL), in partnership with the Department of Science and Technology Regional Office VII and Provincial Science and Technology Office of Bohol, recently conducted its Speakers Bureau last September 19, 2018 at REYNA'S the Haven and Gardens, Tagbilaran City, Bohol. This activity is a program under the Advisory Function of NAST PHL, which aims to gather and bring experts in various fields to lend their expertise to academic institutions or any interested organizations who are in need of experts on science-related issues. This project was conceived primarily to serve provincial centers, which have less access to S&T information, through scientific and technological lectures as requested by different regi...   read full story

Posibleng bagong uri ng pinakamaliit na suso sa mundo, natuklasan sa Cebu
Posted: Thursday, October 18, 2018
Ang posibleng pinakamaliit na uri ng suso sa mundo ay matatagpuan sa mga bundok ng Argao, Cebu. Ang pagkakatuklas ay bunga ng isang proyektong pinondohan ng Department of Science and Technology (DOST) na may titulong "Flora and Fauna Assessment Using Permanent Biodiversity Monitoring System in Cebu Island Key Biodiversity Areas (KBAs)."  Ang proyekto ay nasa ilalim ng programang Niche Centers in the Regions for R&D (NICER). Ito ay isinasakatuparan ng Cebu Technological University-Argao, at sinusubaybayan ng Philippine Council for Agriculture, Aquatic and Natural Resources (PCAARRD).  Ang project team ay nagsagawa ng pag-aaral sa mga biodiversity ng halaman, hayop, at mga ‘mollusk' sa apat na mahahalagang ‘biodiversity areas' sa tatlong bundok ng Cebu, ang Mt. Lantoy sa Ar...   read full story

DOST's STARBOOKS deployed in Negros Oriental
Posted: Monday, October 15, 2018
DOST Negros Oriental Provincial Director Atty. Gilbert R. Arbon (center) with RTPM-Dumaguete Science HS Principal Maria Gina S. Anqui (3rd from left) with teachers and students after the STARBOOKS t...   read full story

Posted: Thursday, October 11, 2018
PHOTO op: Awardees with DOST-STII Director Richard Burgos The awardees with the DOST VII STARBOOKS Deployment Officers Three Central Visayas schools have received recognition from the Department...   read full story

PWDs get candle training from DOST
Posted: Wednesday, October 10, 2018
Participants from Banilad PWDs association during the candle making training. There's an added ability in the skillset of persons with disabilities (PWD) in the province. The Department of Science...   read full story

DOST Cebu Trains on Chocolate Processing
Posted: Wednesday, October 10, 2018
About 50 chocolate enthusiasts participated in the one-day enhancement training on chocolate processing on October 5, 2018 at DOST 7 Elena O. Diola Memorial Hall, Sudlon, Lahug, Cebu City. Organized ...   read full story

DOST, Silliman University launch food lab
Posted: Wednesday, October 10, 2018
DOST-VII Assistant Regional Director Engr. Jesus F. Zamora and Silliman University President Dr. Betty Cernol-McCann (center) with DOST NegOr Atty. Gilbert R. Arbon (3rd from left) during the food l...   read full story

Possible new species of land snail and micro mollusk found in Cebu
Posted: Thursday, October 04, 2018
Dr. Archiebald Malaki, project leader, discusses the project status and accomplishments (Image credit: Eirene Grace C. Zaragoza, Forestry and Environment Research Division (FERD), PCAARRD) The ti...   read full story