Monthly Archives: August 2014

MSI Sportsfest 2014

The Marine Science Institute successfully held its annual sports fest on August 11, 2014 at the MSI grounds. The current faculty, admin, and staff were equally divided into four (4) competing groups namely: Red, Blue, Green, and Yellow.
The event started with the teams’ glorious cheers followed by the competition proper. Each team eagerly challenged the [...]

The Remarkable Trees of the MSI

Dr. Edgardo D. Gomez, University Professor Emeritus and National Scientist, spearheaded the work of labeling nearly 200 native plants that he himself planted and nurtured at the MSI grounds. The plant labels, which include the common name and the scientific name (with the Family indicated), serve as a tribute to the life of Leonard L. [...]

Investiture of new Academician: Dr. Porfirio Alexander Aliño

The National Academy of Science and Technology, Philippines (NAST PHL) held a two-day 36th Annual Scientific Meeting (ASM) at the Philippine International Convention Center with the theme “Ifnfrastructure, Information, and Innovation (I3) for National Development, Competitiveness, and Resiliency”. Part of the two-day program is the investiture of new academicians and recognition ceremonies for the different NAST awards.

NAST [...]

Research Expedition to Benham Rise: 360 Degrees of Deep Blue

The article below which originally appeared at “Ti Similla, The Official Newsletter of the Academic Staff of UP Baguio, June 2014″ was written by Dr. Romeo M. Dizon of the Department of Biology, College of Science, UP Baguio. Dr. Dizon obtained his Ph.D. from the UP Diliman – Marine Science Institute.
I am a marine biologist. [...]

Dr. RV Azanza: Outstanding Research and Development Awardee for Applied Research

The Department of Science and Technology (DOST) and the National Academy of Science and Technology, Philippines (NAST PHL) honored outstanding scientists and engineers during the opening of the 2014 National Science and Technology Week (NSTW) with the theme, “Philippines: A Science Nation Meeting Global Challenges. This was held on July 24, 2014, Tuesday at the [...]

Congratulations to the recipients of the 2014 NAST PHL Outstanding Scientific Papers

Two publications from MSI scientists and researchers were recognized by the National Academy of Science and Technology Philippines (NAST PHL) as  Outstanding Scientific Papers during the 36th Annual Scientific Meeting (ASM) on July 09 and 10, 2014 held at the Philippine International Convention Center, Manila, Philippines with the theme “Infrastructure, Information, and Innovation for National Development, [...]