Benguet joins Earth Day

Tuesday, April 23, 2019 12:00 AM    Views : 186by:Aldwin Quitasol


TUBLAY, Benguet A cleanup of the Bayokbok Falls in Tuel fired off activities for the nationwide celebration of Earth Day in this province.

A Holy Mass was also celebrated by the residents along with the officials of the municipal government on Monday as the caves of Paterno and Bengaongao were closed to public visitors and tourists.

Meanwhile, in relation to environment conservation efforts, the National Academy for Science and Technology and the Department of Science and Technology Cordillera will hold a Luzon Regional Scientific Meeting from 24 to 25 April in Alaminos, Pangasinan.

Participants will discuss ways to reduce plastic wastes, ensure sustainable marine food security and sustainable education, talent development and retention programs.


S & T Trivia

" Roberto del Rosario invented the piano tuner's guide, the piano keyboard stressing device, the voice color tape, and the one-man- band (OMB). The OMB was later developed as the Sing-Along-System (SAS) to aid his voice students. His first model came out in the 1970s, and was copied by the Japanese who named their device the karaoke. The July 24, 1999 Philippine Daily Inquirer reported that Del Rosario filed a suit and was consequently awarded sole authority over karaoke's Philippine production. "

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