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100% Pinoy-made light plane unveiled

By Rainier Allan Ronda/The Philippine Star – It’s a light plane, and it’s proudly made in the Philippines. The Department of Science and Technology displayed a 100 percent Filipino-assembled light sport aircraft (LSA) at the opening Thursday of the four-day National Science and Technology Week, in the DOST’s effort Read more »

Pinoy teen invents electricity-generating shoes

By Joel Locsin/TJD, GMA News – This kid would make Inspector Gadget proud. The phrase “power walk” may soon get a new meaning, after 15-year-old Filipino high school student Angelo Casimiro invented an in-sole power generator that can fit into an ordinary sneaker. An earlier post by ScienceAlert on the Read more »

Pinoy invents eco-friendly stove powered by rice hulls

By Shaira Panela/rappler.com – A Filipino inventor believed that there is more to ipa or rice husks other than being a mere good fertilizer additive. Engineer Alexis T. Belonio, a native of Nueva Ecija, started to work with rice husks in 2003. At the time, fuel and energy prices all Read more »

Probe slow, expensive PH Internet – Bam Aquino

By Ayee Macaraig/rappler.com– “Do we always have to pay a steep price for slow and sometimes unreliable Internet connection?” Senator Paolo Benigno “Bam” Aquino IV voiced the complaint of Filipino netizens, calling on the Senate to investigate the “slow, expensive” Internet connection in the Philippines provided by telecommunication companies. Aquino’s Read more »

Travel bloggers criticize Pinoy food, provoke online backlash—But was it justified?

By Michael Logarta/gmanetwork.com – When something as near and dear to Filipinos’ hearts as their cuisine becomes the subject of harsh criticism, things are bound to get a little messy. Polish travel bloggers Agnieszka “Agness” Walewinder and Cezary “Cez” Król are “food lovers and new flavor hunters”. They recently Read more »


By Paolo Villaluna/Rappler.com – There are many and varied reasons why people fuck. These reasons, despite the preachings of the pure and the just, are not limited to procreation. The reasons may be immoral to some moralities, depraved to other sensibilities, but for as long as both parties – Read more »