Latest S&T News in REGION 3

Guiguinto aims to become garden capital of PHL
Posted: Monday, May 20, 2019
Science Secretary Fortunato de la Peña (center) leads the visit to the planned site of Guiguinto’s Garden City Innovative Laboratory for Tissue Culture for Ornamental Plants. He is joined by Mayor Ambrosio Cruz Jr., BusinessMirror Publisher T. Anthony Cabangon, DOST Central Luzon Director Dr. Julius Caesar V. Sicat, DOST officials and staff, and BusinessMirror and Graphic staff. "Guiguinto aims to become garden capital of PHL"The municipality of Guiguinto in Bulacan is targeting to become the Garden Capital of the Philippines by 2022 through sustained development and promotion of its blooming billion-peso cutflower industry.I Incumbent Guiguinto Mayor Ambrosio Cruz Jr. said the construction of the P7.5-million Innovative Laboratory (iLAB) for Tissue Culture for Ornamental Plants in Gui...   read full story

Phivolcs: Pinatubo not acting up
Posted: Friday, April 26, 2019
  CLARK, Pampanga, Philippines  —  Even with reports of irregular smoke and ash emissions, Mt. Pinatubo is not acting up, the Philippine Institute of Volcanology and Seismology (Phivolcs) clarified yesterday. “Our latest monitoring showed there were no signs of volcanic unrest. Ash and smoke from Pinatubo volcano reported by residents after the magnitude 6.1 earthquake were dust clouds caused by rockslides, based on the field observation of the DOST (Department of Science and Technology)-Phivolcs,” it said in a volcano advisory.  It also said “no changes in the monitored parameters were detected to indicate volcanic unrest.” A Phivolcs team conducting fieldwork at the crater of Mount Pinatubo said it did not observe smoke coming out of the volcano before, during and after the recent ear...   read full story

OFFICIAL STATEMENT ON 22 APRIL 2019 CENTRAL LUZON EARTHQUAKE AND PINATUBO VOLCANO
Posted: Thursday, April 25, 2019
There are observations of emission of unusual smoke coming from Pinatubo Volcano and/or immediate vicinities and poor to zero visibilities from “ash fall” reported to DOST- PHIVOLCS by concerned citiz...   read full story

DESPITE SMOKE EMISSIONS Phivolcs says Pinatubo not acting up
Posted: Thursday, April 25, 2019
CLARK FREEPORT – The Philippine Institute of Volcanology and Seismology (Phivolcs) debunked yesterday reports that the 6.1 magnitude earthquake last Monday has activated Mt. Pinatubo. “There are ob...   read full story

PRIMER ON THE 22 APRIL 2019 MAGNITUDE 6.1 CENTRAL LUZON EARTHQUAKE
Posted: Tuesday, April 23, 2019
What is happening at Zambales and Pampanga? At 5:11 PM on 22 April 2019, Monday, a moderate earthquake of Magnitude 6.1 shook the provinces of Zambales, Pampanga and vicinity. The epicenter is locate...   read full story

Primer on the Magnitude 6.1 Central Luzon Earthquake
Posted: Tuesday, April 23, 2019
What is happening at Zambales and Pampanga? At 5:11 PM on 22 April 2019, Monday, a moderate earthquake of Magnitude 6.1 shook the provinces of Zambales, Pampanga and vicinity. The epicenter is locate...   read full story

AGT NG UP DILIMAN NASA BPSU NA NG BATAAN
Posted: Saturday, April 06, 2019
AGT AYAW NG DILIMAN DALHIN SA BATAAN TINANGGIHAN marahil sa mas gusto ng mga mag aaral ng Unibersidad ng Pilipnas ang tradisyunal na UP Ikot na pampasaherong jip kaysa sa makabagong monorail na gawan...   read full story

DOST inaugurates PH’s first 3D printing lab in Bataan
Posted: Thursday, March 28, 2019
The Department and Science and Technology (DOST) inaugurated last March 15 the Additive Manufacturing Research Laboratory (AMReL) – the first 3D printing facility in the country — at the Bataan Penins...   read full story