Science & Technology

04 December 2020

  • Marrying science, culture and arts
    Listening to the beautiful musical pieces and renditions of the artists and groups composed of Joey Ayala, Dipolog Community Rondalla, PNU Himig Kawayan, Pangkat Kawayan, Prof. Armando Solarza with the Las Piñas Bamboo Organ, Dr. Benicio Sokong, Dulag Karatong Festival Ensemble, Joseph Gara, Huni Ukulele and DOST-FPRDI Himig Agham Kawayan, one would be transported to […]
  • UNCTAD: PHL one of highest overperformers in frontier technologies
    The Philippines has been identified as one of the highest “overperformers,” second only to India, in frontier technologies,  indicating the country’s propensity to adopt frontier technologies relative to its per capita GDP is high. This was disclosed by Shamika N. Sirimanne, director of the Division on Technology and Logistics, United Nations Conference on Trade and […]
  • R&D thrive amid Covid-19 challenges
    The support from the Department of Science and Technology (DOST) “has created a lot of learnings for us technology developers. We won’t be able to learn all of these things and be able to come out with a product of such standard without this support,” said Dr. Raul Destura, who led the development of the […]
  • DOST: 4-in-1 rice harvester addresses agriculture’s labor shortfall
    One of the many problems that beset the rice production in the country is the lack of appropriate tools and equipment that fit the local agricultural setting. According to data, the percentage of areas that use efficient mechanized harvesting equipment are still low at 2.2 percent. This can be attributed to the high cost of […]
  • DOST holds weeklong virtual 2020 S&T celebration
    The Department of Science and Technology (DOST) will hold its first-ever virtual celebration of the 2020 National Science and Technology Week (NSTW) from November 23 to 29.  With the theme, “Agham at Teknolohiya: Sandigan ng Kalusugan, Kaayusan, Kabuhayan at Kinabukasan,” the DOST and the different agencies and regional offices will banner several activities that include […]

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