Wednesday, April 26, 2017
Karl Ben L. Arlegui

Karl Ben L. Arlegui

Bokashi, new compost method, urged

REDEFINING the solid waste management in the middle of business and residential outskirts of the country is an emerging trend through the Bokashi composting method, a microbiological composting...

Lawmaker wants mental health awareness in school curriculum

A SENATOR has called for mental health education in schools to raise awareness and end the stigma suffered by people with mental illnesses. In a...

UST set to offer first doctorate program in medical technology in PH

THE UST Graduate School will offer a doctorate program in medical technology next semester, the first doctorate program in medical technology and medical laboratory...

Up-cycling of cooler cooking and carbon planting

EDUCATING partner communities of the Simbahayan with the ‘up-cycling’ of tin cans to gas stoves and organic material waste to fuel and fertilizer is...

UST researcher aims to develop medicine from pandan

Sept. 24 2016, 2:18 p.m. - AFTER receiving a prestigious award for her study on the medicinal use of pandan leaves, the University's vice rector for research and innovation seeks to develop pharmaceutical products out of the plant.

Nonato was given the Gregorio Y. Zara Award for Basic Science Research last Sept. 23 in a joint symposium by the Philippine Association for the Advancement of Science and Technology and the Asian Heads of Research Councils.

Her study focused on the different structures of alkaloids, a common chemical compound used for pharmaceuticals, in the pandan plant.

Panganib sa kalusugan dulot ng nagbabagong klima

PANGKARANIWAN na para sa mga Tomasino ang biglaang pagbaha sa Espanya at mataas na sikat ng araw subalit hindi normal ang lumalalang pabago-bagong klima...

Module seeks to foster ‘environmental literacy’

AN INCREASING number of students are having difficulty appreciating and studying nature, according to a UST research on “environmental literacy.” This phenomenon was first described...

Science college theses discover new plants, tackle gender, ageing issues

A NEW look at transgenders and women in jail, public health research, and innovations in scientific fields were the subjects of some of the...

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