PhilSA joins Dubai Expo, Int’l Astronautical Congress in UAE

The Expo 2020 Dubai Space Week aims to probe the benefits, solutions, and challenges of exploring beyond our country’s orbit.

PhilSA, UAE Space Agency eyeing future partnerships in space programs

Editor’s note: This story was published in whole with permission from the Philippine Space Agency. Original story appears here. The Philippine Space Agency (PhilSA) and the United Arab Emirates Space Agency (UAESA) held a bilateral meeting on the occasion of the 47th anniversary of the establishment of diplomatic ties between the Philippines and the UAE…

The First Bottle School in Asia

The little town of Rizal, Laguna often meets criticism by its neighboring towns. A fifth class municipality, it does not boast of huge economic gains or tax revenues. No big malls, cinema, or loud bars. To some, it is known as the dirt-poor municipality of Laguna. But the mayor does not mind. After all, Rizal…

Freelance: The Price of Freedom

I am writing this piece with a Post-It note of my backlogs: a research proposal, three science articles, and two pitches. Not to mention my piles of papers to check (including a thesis draft) as a part-time lecturer in a university. Freelancing doesn’t sound so free after all. I decided to go completely freelance on January…