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Berlin, Paris want to create a European digital 'cloud'

Oct 30, 2019 - 1:44 PM

Dubbed 'Gaia-X', the project 'aims at setting up a secure and trustworthy data infrastructure for Europe,' says the German economy ministry


Philippine survey shows 'shocking' plastic waste

Mar 08, 2019 - 7:11 PM

The report finds that where local-level plastic bag bans have been put in place and rigorously enforced, usage has dropped dramatically

PH vows to boost tourist safety after jellyfish kills girl

Aug 05, 2018 - 3:50 PM

Filipino-Italian swimmer Gaia Trimarchi, 7, dies after being stung by a box jellyfish in Caramoan, Camarines Sur

TOURIST SAFETY. A file photo of Sabitang Laya Island in Caramoan, where a 7-year-old girl died after she was stung by a box jellyfish. Photo by LeAnne Jazul/Rappler

Jokowi on Mary Jane, war on drugs, Milky Way | 6PM wRap

Sep 14, 2016 - 7:17 PM

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LOOK: 3-D map of the Milky Way unveiled

Sep 14, 2016 - 3:13 PM

UPDATED Just over halfway through its 5 year mission Gaia s two telescopes have located a billion stars – only one percent of the Milky Way s estimated stellar population

Image courtesy ESA/Gaia/DPAC

6 creative ways to go 'zero waste'

Jan 22, 2015 - 1:54 PM

At the first Philippine Zero Waste Fair experts and entrepreneurs teach you how to live sustainably

OUT OF THE BIN. Entrepreneurs get their creative juices going in recycling and reusing. All photos by Pia Ranada/Rappler

To burn trash or not to? Debate in PH rages on

Nov 20, 2014 - 5:14 PM

Government agencies who want to lift the ban on waste incineration cite the growing problem of garbage management Environmentalists say there is no need for an expensive and possibly harmful technology

After early troubles, all go for Milky Way telescope

Jul 30, 2014 - 2:01 AM

A billion dollar telescope designed to provide the most detailed map yet of the Milky Way is ready to start work after teething problems

MILKY WAY. In this handout picture received from the European Southern Observatory (ESO) on January 11, 2012 the Milky Way illuminates the sky above the dome of the Danish 1.54-meter telescope at ESO's La Silla Observatory in Chile. Photo by AFP/Handout/ESO/Z. Bardon

Europe's star-hunter enters orbit: agency

Jan 09, 2014 - 10:36 AM

The instruments on board the 740 million euro 1 02 billion device will now be tested and calibrated for another four months

SURVEYING THE MILKY WAY. Artist's depiction of the Gaia telescope mapping the stars of the Milky Way. Image released 28 April 2004 by the ESA/ATG medialab; background: ESO/S. Brunier

Europe launches billion-dollar Milky Way telescope

Dec 19, 2013 - 6:17 PM

The Gaia telescope was successfully hoisted by a Soyuz STB Fregat rocket from ESA s space base in Kourou French Guiana

SURVEYING THE MILKY WAY. Artist's depiction of the Gaia telescope mapping the stars of the Milky Way. Image released 28 April 2004 by the ESA/ATG medialab; background: ESO/S. Brunier

Billion-dollar 'discovery machine' set for launch

Dec 17, 2013 - 2:35 PM

Europe will place a billion dollar bet on a space telescope designed to provide the biggest and most detailed 3 D map of the Milky Way

SURVEYING THE MILKY WAY. Artist's depiction of the Gaia telescope mapping the stars of the Milky Way. Image released 28 April 2004 by the ESA/ATG medialab; background: ESO/S. Brunier