President GLORIA MACAPAGAL-ARROYO recently sworn in Dr. Alexander R. Madrigal as the new DOST IV-A regional director, promoting him from chief science research specialist in charge of Technical Services ... full story

The Department of Science and Technology led the science community in celebrating the annual National Science and Technology Week that ran from July 17 to 21 mainly at the Philippine.... full story

The mother’s nutrient reserves are usually depleted when her food intake is inadequate. It is a natural .... full story

Dengue fever or its potentially fatal form known as dengue hemorrhagic fever (DHF), is a febrile viral disease that... full story

 

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July to September 2006

Oil spill in Guimaras

Science-based management of MT Solar 1 oil spill

THE MONSTROUS oil spill caused by the sinking of MT Solar 1 over the waters off Guimaras island last August 11 raised wide national and international concerns on its immediate and long-term harm to the environment and health risks to the people.......full story


New fish-smoking machine

A new portable “micro” fish-smoking machine passed tests and can produce export quality smoked fish using agricultural wastes as fuel such as bagasse, wood shavings, and charcoal.
Dense smoke from such fuels produces distinctive aroma and pleasing brown color to smoked fish.....full story


Philippine Journal of Science: Centennial tradition of excellence in research publication

Physics LabBrittle and parched with age, a decrepit copy of the maiden issue of the Philippine Journal of Science (PJS) bears the signs of its arduous hundred-year journey from a pioneering scientific publication to its present distinguished status as the country’s premier science.....full story