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Fil-American instrumental in landing NASA rover in Mars

Filipino- American engineer Gregorio Villar 3rd was one of those who assisted the landing of NASA's (National Aeronautics and Space Administrations) Perseverance rover on Mars,...

NASA rover makes historic landing in Mars

A NASA rover streaked through the orange Martian sky and landed on the planet Thursday, accomplishing the riskiest step yet in an epic quest...

Chinese spacecraft joins Arab counterpart in Mars orbit

A Chinese spacecraft went into orbit around Mars on Wednesday on an expedition to land a rover on the surface and scout for signs...

Pilot blamed for helicopter crash that killed Kobe Bryant

The pilot who crashed the helicopter carrying Kobe Bryant, killing all nine aboard, made a series of poor decisions that led him to fly...

Davao Oriental hit by magnitude 5.6 earthquake

Another earthquake hit the Davao Region on Monday morning, this time in Davao Oriental with a magnitude of 5.6. This follows the strong magnitude 6.3...

NASA to give $500k reward for food production solution in space

The National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA) is prepared to pay $500,000 for a good idea to help feed astronauts on long-term space missions with something other...

Manila cancels Chinese New Year activities for this year

A toned-down celebration of the Chinese New Year is expected next month in Manila after the city government of Manila canceled all activities for...

More National Guard troops pour into US capital

By the busload and planeload, National Guard troops were pouring into Washington D.C. on Sunday, as governors answered the urgent pleas of US defense...

2020 ties 2016 as among hottest years since 1981

Temperatures in 2020 were 1.08 degrees hotter than the average from 1981 to 2010, tying for the hottest year on record, according to a...

Defense establishment calls armed communist rebellion a ‘total failure’

As the Communist Party of the Philippines (CPP) celebrates its 52nd founding anniversary today (Saturday), the defense establishment tagged the armed communist rebellion as a...