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Heads up sky gazers! Partial lunar eclipse visible in PH early Wednesday

Posted on Tuesday, 16 July 2019 11:03 PM | No Comments
MANILA, Philippines – Astronomy enthusiasts in the country will get to see a partial lunar eclipse which will be visible on early Wednesday (July 17), the Philippine Atmospheric, Geophysical and...

It’s not a bird – it’s the ‘Hexa’ personal plane

Posted on Tuesday, 16 July 2019 11:48 AM | No Comments
A Texas company aims to sell short recreational flights later this year in a one-seater electric aircraft it has designed that can be controlled by a joystick without requiring a...

50 years after man landed on the moon, items from the mission to sell at auction

Posted on Friday, 12 July 2019 03:12 PM | No Comments
It was “one small step for man, one giant leap for mankind.” As the 50th anniversary of the Apollo 11 moon landing approaches, items from the historic landing will sell...

Soviet sub that sank off Norway in 1989 still emitting radiation

Posted on Thursday, 11 July 2019 02:22 PM | No Comments
A Soviet nuclear submarine which sank off Norway in 1989 is still emitting radiation, researchers said on Wednesday (July 10) following an expedition that used a remotely controlled vehicle for...

World’s first floating farm makes a splash in Rotterdam harbor

Posted on Friday, 5 July 2019 09:17 PM | No Comments
The world’s first floating dairy farm has made a splash after moo-ving into position in the Dutch port city of Rotterdam, with the new facility offering the Netherlands’ with a...

Filipino scientists recognized as among the top in Asia

Posted on Friday, 5 July 2019 04:18 PM | No Comments
Eight Filipino scientists were recognized by Asian Scientist Magazine’s as among the top scientists in Asia for the year 2019. Dr. Rosalinda C. Torres of Technology Development Institute (Chemistry) Dr....

DICT Chief Honasan says more hospitals, schools to get free Wi-Fi soon

Posted on Tuesday, 2 July 2019 07:48 PM | No Comments
MANILA, Philippines – Newly-appointed Department of Information and Communications Technology (DICT) Secretary Gringo Honasan on Tuesday promised more, free internet connection in public places soon. A day after he was...

Tourists flock to Chile to view solar eclipse

Posted on Monday, 1 July 2019 07:51 PM | No Comments
Tourists are pouring into northern Chile ahead of a total solar eclipse that will take place on Tuesday (July 02). The event has already generated an intense demand on services in the area...

Bureau of Customs website hacked

Posted on Tuesday, 25 June 2019 04:09 PM | No Comments
MANILA, Philippines – The Bureau of Customs (BOC) on Tuesday said its official website has been broken into and defaced by hackers. On Monday evening, the agency’s website header read...

PH experiences longest day of the year due to summer solstice

Posted on Friday, 21 June 2019 08:20 PM | No Comments
The country experienced a total of 13 hours of daylight hours due to the summer solstice. According to the Space, Science, and Astronomy Section of the Philippine Atmospheric, Geophysical and...