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UP Los Banos develops seaweed drying technology for faster quality harvest

Seaweed farmers are getting a boost from a new seaweed drying technology developed by the University of the Philippines Los Baños (UPLB) - BIOMECH and funded by the Department of Science and Technology (DOST). The new seaweed drying system is capable of drying newly harvested stocks at a faster rate while protecting the seaweeds from unpredictable weather.

Nothing Stronger Than The Heart of a Volunteer

“There’s nothing stronger than the heart of a volunteer.” Relief drives are not a lasting solution for evacuees during disasters. Only institutionalized government response in partnership with the private sector can address the long-term effects of being displaced.

Filipino nation unites in relief campaign to help Taal volcano eruption victims

The Filipino nation continues to show unified action in simultaneous relief campaigns to provide aid to the victims of the Taal Volcano eruption even amidst heightened alert for more volcanic activity.

UP Fighting Maroons athletes join alumni relief drive for Taal Volcano eruption victims

The new UP Fight call comes from the University of the Philippines athletes and alumni who have banded together to conduct a relief drive for the victims of the Taal Volcano eruption.
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UP Diliman’s affordable interactive touch screen set for market release

An affordable interactive responsive screen developed by science researchers from the University of the Philippines Diliman will soon be available in the market.

University of the Philippines develops Lab-in-a-Mug cheaper, faster Dengue Test Kit

The Philippines has reached another medical milestone in the fight against the dengue scourge with the "Lab-in-a-Mug" Dengue Test Kit developed by a team from the (UP) University of the Philippines.

University of the Philippines Scientist Mahar Lagmay named in Twitter’s top 100

University of the Philippines Scientist Mahar Lagmay has been named among the Top 100 Scientists on Twitter by Finster Data, the only Filipino to make it in the 2019 rankings.

LOOK: UP Lantern Parade celebrates 50 years of spotlighting key issues during the holiday...

The annual University of the Philippines (UP) Lantern Parade in Diliman again went beyond being a showcase of creativity to deliver key messages about current societal issues, exactly 50 years since the much-anticipated Christmas...

#UPFight is Most Tweeted Sports hashtag in 2019

UP Fight!, the battle cry that reverberated throughout the hard court - and on social media - whenever and wherever the University of the Philippines (UP) Fighting Maroons Men's Basketball Team played, has topped...

UP professor-journalist Danilo Arao is new editor of regional journal Media Asia

University of the Philippines (UP) professor and journalist, Danilo Arao, has been tapped to be the new editor of the regional journal, Media Asia. Danilo Arao, a staunch advocate for the rights of Filipino journalists,...

DLSU tops Chemical Engineers board exams, UP scores 100% passing

Graduates of De La Salle University (DLSU) and the University of the Philippines (UP) topped the recent Chemical Engineer Licensure Examination administered by the Professional Regulation Commission (PRC) in November. DLSU Manila graduate Martin Zechariah...

UP Pep Squad scores Silver & Bronze at 2019 Cheerleading World Championships in Japan

The University of the Philippines Pep Squad (UP Pep Squad) raised the Philippine flag in Japan after scoring a Silver and a Bronze at the 2019 Cheerleading World Championships held November 23-24 in Takasaki. The...
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6 major road projects finishing in 2020 to reduce EDSA traffic

The 6 major road projects scheduled to be finished this year are expected to reduce traffic congestion on Metro Manila's main highway, the Epifanio delos Santos Avenue (EDSA).