As New Telescopes Prepare to Fly Into Orbit, Hubble Still Has a Big Role to Play

The Hubble Space Telescope is like a time machine. That’s according to astronomer Garth Illingworth, who recently spoke at the 235th Meeting of the American Astronomical Society (AAS) in Honolulu, Hawaii. Even those unfamiliar with the world of astronomy have a general idea of how vital the orbiting Hubble Space Telescope is. Since its launch in 1990, astronomers have […]

Harry, Meghan quit royal front line in shock move

THEY DIDN’T CONSULT QUEEN Britain’s Prince Harry and his wife, Meghan, will step back as senior members of the royal family and spend more time in North America, the couple said in a historic statement on Wednesday. —AFP LONDON—Prince Harry and his wife, Meghan, stunned the British monarchy on Wednesday by quitting as front-line members […]

DOE told: Use 2 energy laws to preempt brownouts

MANILA, Philippines — Sen. Sherwin Gatchalian has called on the Department of Energy (DOE) to make full use of the Evoss (Energy Virtual One-Stop Shop) Act and the Energy Efficiency and Conservation Act to preempt “another series of rotational brownouts” in the dry months as a result of thinning power supply. The Evoss law paved […]

Mandaue City councilor suspended for graft

MANILA, Philippines — The Sandiganbayan Fifth Division has ordered the 90-day preventive suspension of Mandaue City Councilor Nerissa Soon-Ruiz in connection with her pending graft cases involving the Priority Development Assistance Fund scam during her term as Cebu representative. Among the charges are 17 counts of graft and 10 counts of malversation through falsification of […]

Medical News Today: What is water brash?

People with gastroesophageal reflux disease may experience a symptom called water brash. Water brash occurs when a person produces an excessive amount of saliva that mixes with stomach acids that have risen to the throat. A person experiencing water brash can get a bad taste in their mouth and feel heartburn. Doctors sometimes refer to […]

Rape’s no joke, center tells Laguna cops

TAKEN DOWN The Calamba City police rehashed an internet post featuring rape prevention tips and shared this through its Facebook account. The post, which was shared by more than 500 Facebook users, was taken down on Thursday. SAN PEDRO CITY—A list of funny and, perhaps, witty tips to “prevent rape” posted by the Calamba City […]

‘Show of faith’ as Cebu opens Sto. Niño feast

Thousands of devotees join the annual ‘Walk With Jesus’ procession from Fuente Osmeña to the Basilica Minore del Sto. Niño to mark the start of the 455th Fiesta Señor celebration.(GERARD FRANCISCO/CEBU DAILY NEWS DIGITAL PHOTO) CEBU CITY—Thousands of devotees braved chilly and wet dawn to join the penitential “Walk with Jesus” to mark the start […]

Medical News Today: Gastroenterologists: What to know

A gastroenterologist is a medical professional who specializes in conditions that affect the organs and structures of the digestive system. Gastroenterologists diagnose, treat, and care for people with a range of gut-related illnesses. These include long-term conditions, such as inflammatory bowel disease (IBD) and celiac disease. Share on PinterestA person may visit a gastroenterologist if […]

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