Tag: Filipino innovation

Will Today’s Launch Make History? Inside the TALA Hybrid Rocket, the Philippines’ First High-Power...

After months of anticipation, all eyes are set on the TALA Hybrid Rocket—the first high-power hybrid rocket developed in the Philippines—as it readies for its inaugural launch.

Thai youth discover purpose through UN volunteerism

Numerous young people struggle to find what they are passionate about. With many options and advocacies available, youth would often ask themselves “Where do I fit in?” Some youth develop it over time from a personal struggle or perhaps learned the value of protecting the planet and human dignity in school.

Occupational Therapist youths innovate healthcare access through Telerehabilitation Aruga Clinic

The year 2020 opened with the tragic onset of the COVID-19 pandemic that took away the motivation of thousands of young people. Experts believe that the public health crisis of the lockdown is a children’s rights crisis simultaneously as children cannot play outside and receive equitable social protection.

Nuclear Medicine to make cancer detection & treatment more affordable in PH

Nuclear medicine expert Dr. Thomas Neil Pascual has highlighted advancements in the Philippines' nuclear medicine technology, which could lead to more affordable diagnosis and treatment of various non-communicable diseases, including cancer and dementia.

UP-DOST innovation RxBox eyed for commercial release after COVID, rural success

The University of the Philippines and Department of Science and Technology (UP-DOST) RxBox TeleHealth System is being eyed for commercial release to provide better access to life-saving healthcare services in the country after the project's successful deployment in rural health centers and during the COVID-19 outbreak.

1st Filipino-made monitoring system for earthquakes wins 1M grant

The first and only Filipino-made building structural health monitoring and sensor mesh system for earthquake detection and early warning won the 2023 Innovation Awards' one million pesos grant for further research to promote safety and resilience in the country amid destructive earthquakes that recently struck the world, including in Turkey and Syria.

UP researchers develop paper-based quality control tool for beverages

University of the Philippines (UP) researchers have developed a paper-based device that can be used as an alternative to the more costly conventional instruments used to measure the quality control of beverages.

Filipino banking app for blind, elderly wins Microsoft Accessibility hackathon prize

Team EIA from the Philippines has won second runner-up in the Microsoft AI for Accessibility (AI4A) Hackathon in the Asia Pacific region for developing an inclusive banking platform for the visually impaired and the elderly.

Electric trains, jeepneys, trikes pushed as transport amidst oil price hikes

Electric trains and trikes developed by the Department of Science and Technology (DOST) have been proposed as transport solutions amidst the oil price hikes brought about by tight global supply following the Russia-Ukraine situation.

Filipino Pride Newsmakers in spotlight on Good News Pilipinas! TV YouTube

The official YouTube channel of GoodNewsPilipinas.com - the news and information website that celebrates the good in Filipinos and the Philippines - will premiere its fresh video content on Monday, February 14, 2022.

Bataan Peninsula State University new Railway Engineering course boosted by DOST tech

Bataan Peninsula State University's (BPSU) new course in Railway Engineering under its College of Engineering and Architecture is getting a boost by its hosting of the mass transportation system designed and developed by the Department of Science and Technology – Metals Industry Research and Development Center (DOST-MIRDC).

DLSU team’s landslide risk assessment app named NASA Space Apps Global Finalist

The De La Salle University Manila (DLSU) student team's landslide risk assessment application has been named the sole representative of the Philippines in the upcoming United States National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA) Space Apps Challenge Global Finals.
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