Archive for the ‘Science’ Category

Azerbaijan oil fuels Nobel Peace prize; Filipino part of winning group

A Filipino is a member of the Organization for the Prohibition of Chemical Weapons which won the highly prestigious Nobel Peace Prize for this year. His name is Franz Ontal, head of the inspector training of the United Nations-backed chemical weapons international watchdog, which oversaw the destruction of Syria’s chemical weapons. Ontal is from Negros […]

October 13, 2013  Tags: , ,   Posted in: Malaya, Science  8 Comments

An afternoon of Laughter Yoga

I came across two articles on the benefits of laughter last week. One was through e-mail about a study conducted by the University Of Maryland School Of Medicine which was presented at the European Society of Cardiology Congress in Paris last August 28. The article written by Rick Nauert PhD, senior news editor of psychcentral.com, […]

September 19, 2011  Tags:   Posted in: Health, Malaya, Science  37 Comments

UP study: BNPP is on a volcano

Related articles: Justifying the Activation of the Bataan Nuclear Power Plant: More Official Abuse of Scientific Data by Dr. Kevin Rodolfo No distinct evidence of geological structures like fault and fractures are identified BNPP -Geologist Advocates for the rehabilitation of the long- mothballed Bataan Nuclear Power Plant led by former Rep. Mark Cojuangco and his […]

March 23, 2011  Tags:   Posted in: Malaya, Science  94 Comments

Amazing possibilities

Click on photo to view it enlarged. From msn.com I’m fascinated by reports that last Friday’s Japan earth earthquake moved some the location of some cities a bit and that there’s a possibility that million years from now, the world’s geography will not be the same at it is today. We have been educated that […]

March 13, 2011  Tags:   Posted in: Malaya, Science  54 Comments

Nakakayanig

Habang pinagdadasal natin ang mga na-apektuhan ng lindol at tsunami, ipagdasal rin nating ang ating sarili. Paala-ala ito sa bawa’t isa sa atin na pahalagahan at gamitin sa kabutihan ang buhay na binigay sa atin ng Panginoon dahil kahit anong oras, pwede na tayong tawagin. Nakakayanig ang lindol na nangyari sa Japan noong Biyernes. Sabi […]

March 12, 2011  Tags:   Posted in: General, Science  38 Comments

DOJ, CHR urged to investigate death of botanist, 2 others

By VERA Files The parents of slain botanist Leonardo Co have asked the Department of Justice to investigate the circumstances surrounding his death and that of his two companions when they were allegedly caught in a crossfire between soldiers and communist New People’s Army (NPA) rebels. In a letter to Justice Secretary Leila de Lima […]

November 25, 2010  Tags:   Posted in: Military, Science  16 Comments

Ang kahalagahan ng ginagawa ni Professor Leonardo Co

Ang rafflesia ay ang pinakamalaking bulaklak sa mundo na naitala ngayon. Maaring merong mas malaki pa ngunit hindi pa nadidiskubre. Ang rafflesia ay sobra isang metro ang laki kaya nasa lupa lang siya nakalatag. Parang red-orange ang kulay. Hindi maganda ang amoy dahil kumakain ng mga kung ano-anong mga insekto o mali-liit na hayop. Matatagpuan […]

November 20, 2010  Tags: ,   Posted in: Abante, Science  22 Comments

Thanks, Professor Co

Leonardo L. Co, 56, one of the country’s top botanist ,who was serving as biodiversity consultant of Lopez-owned Energy Development Corp. (EDC), was killed together with his two companions Nov 15 while gathering specimen seedlings of endangered trees with a five-member team of civilians in Kananga, Leyte. Manuel Paete, EDC resident manager identified identified the […]

November 20, 2010   Posted in: Human Rights, Military, Science  24 Comments

Weder-weder lang

Hindi sang-ayon ang grupo ng mga scientists,Agham (Advocates of Science and Technology for the People) sa pagsibak kay Dr. Prisco Nilo, director ng Pag-asa. Sabi ng Agham dapat ay ipinaliwanag kay Pangulong Aquino na tingnan ang kaso ng pagkamali ng weather forecast sa bagyong “Basyang” sa dalawang punto. Dapat, maintindihan kung ano ang bagyo. Iyon […]

August 8, 2010  Tags:   Posted in: Benigno Aquino III, Science  47 Comments

Kawawang hepe ng Pag-asa

Naawa ako kay Prisco Nilo, ang sinibak ni Pangulong Aquino na hepe ng Pagasa (Philippine Atmospheric and Astronomical Services Administration). Sinibak ni Pangulong Aquino si Prisco Nilo, hepe ng Pagasa dahil naka strike two na daw na palpak sa weather forecast. Maganda ang kampanya ni Aquino na pagwawalis ng mga korap sa pamahalaan. Kung isasama […]

August 7, 2010  Tags:   Posted in: Governance, Science  29 Comments