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NAST recognizes 12 outstanding young scientists for 2020

Jun 13, 2020 - 8:48 AM

This year's awardees are from UP Los Baños, Cebu Technological University, Cavite State University, De La Salle University, Ateneo de Manila University, UP-PGH, UP Diliman, and the Asian Institute of Management

TOP YOUNG PH SCIENTISTS. NAST 2020 awardees. Photos from NAST

[OPINION] Scientists and politicians should break out of their bubbles

Feb 14, 2020 - 1:52 PM

'Policy makers are not scientists, and scientists are not policy makers'

National Scientist Edgardo Gomez, coral reef conservation champion, dies

Dec 03, 2019 - 10:00 AM

National Scientist Edgardo Gomez's pioneering research on the state of coral reefs in the Philippines fueled public concern and led to worldwide conservation initiatives

PIONEER. National Scientist Edgardo Gomez has been recognized for his outstanding contributions and researches on marine ecosystems which paved the way for the Philippines' marine conservation programs. Photo from DOST

Google honors National Scientist Fe del Mundo with a doodle

Nov 27, 2018 - 12:01 AM

The doodle goes live on Tuesday, November 27, the 107th birth anniversary of ‘The Angel of Santo Tomas’

Shining a spotlight on Pinay scientists

May 26, 2018 - 4:24 PM

The achievements of notable Filipina scientists are proof that women scientists thrive in the Philippines

PH lacks 19,000 scientists in research and dev't – Bam Aquino

May 13, 2017 - 5:11 PM

The Balik Scientist Bill seeks to institutionalize the program of the Department of Science and Technology that encourages overseas Filipino scientists to return and serve the country

MORE SCIENTISTS. The Philippines lacks thousands of scientists to improve research and development according to Senator Paulo Benigno "Bam" Aquino.

Dr Ramon Barba: Science 'against all odds'

Aug 12, 2014 - 11:15 AM

The story of this National Scientist s discovery of the chemical that helped launched Philippine mangoes in the international market is one for the books

Dr Ramon Barba, National Scientist (plant physiology). Photo by Shaira Panela

Taking inspiration from the sea

Jul 17, 2014 - 11:30 AM

Get to know Dr Angel Alcala one of the country s newest National Scientists

Dr Angel Alcala. Image courtesy Silliman University