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From the experts: On the buildup of Philippine archaeology

The discovery of a third metatarsal from a then unknown hominin, a primate regarded as human, directly ancestral to humans, was just the beginning of the journey that would take place for three excavation years in Callao Cave. Discovered by University of the Philippines (UP) Diliman Archaeological Studies Program (ASP) graduate student Archie Tiauzon, an…

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LSCS carries out seventh DLSU Technology Summit

For the past seven years, the DLSU Technology Summit has been the flagship event of the La Salle Computer Society, bringing the current and upcoming technologies to the fingertips of the Lasallian community. Held last May 27 to June 1, several booths were set up in its one week run, with comprehensive talks and workshops…

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STEM Expo 2019: Embracing Our Ingenuity, Engineering the Philippine Society

Spearheaded by the Philippine Society of Youth Science Clubs (PSYSC), the Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics (STEM) Expo 2019 was held last May 26 to 27 at the SMX Convention Center Aura in Bonifacio Global City. This two-day national convention was bannered by lectures on science journalism, exhibits of investigative projects during a science fair,…

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PRESS RELEASE: Branching Out to Different Fields — Technology Summit 2019

La Salle Computer Society (LSCS) aims to provide quality assistance and activities to mold members academically, socially and spiritually in order for them to become competent and well-rounded individuals. LSCS hosts multiple events yearly, but none compares to their main flagship event, the annual Technology Summit. The event was first introduced back in 2012 with…

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Senate approves PH Space Agency, NASA sets eyes on 2024 Moon expedition

The Philippine Senate has recently approved the bill creating the Philippine Space Agency (PhilSA). Senate Bill 1983, otherwise known as the Act of Establishing the Philippine Space Development and Utilization Policy and Creating the Philippine Agency, was passed last Monday, May 20. Outgoing Senator Bam Aquino, one of the principal authors of the bill, reasoned…

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Aprilian eureka: A retrospective dawning of the discoveries of April

April was one eventful month this year, but one specific date had ever since gone down in history as remarkable and noteworthy. That was April 10—when mankind was treated to both the discovery of a new species of the Homo genus and the very first visual representation of a black hole. Even more than a…