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Rappler Talk: Deo Onda on the value of West PH Sea resources to Filipinos

Aug 05, 2019 - 2:09 PM

On Monday, August 5, Rappler editor-at-large Marites Vitug sits down with Dr Deo Onda of the University of the Philippines' Marine Science Institute to discuss the importance of the West Philippine Sea to Filipinos

Scientists, military officers to attend Benham Rise hearing at Senate

Feb 25, 2018 - 12:51 PM

Senate Committee on Science and Technology Chairman Bam Aquino is set to lead the hearing

HEARING STARTS. This photo shows Filipinos exploring Benham Rise for the first time in 2014. File photo by Dr Gil Jacinto/UP-MSI

UP marine scientists cite benefits of research with China

Jan 26, 2018 - 11:34 AM

(UPDATED) Amid concerns raised by some sectors over Benham Rise, the UP Marine Science Institute clarifies the collaboration with China is part of a long-running international undertaking

'Protecting Benham Bank key to food security' - Oceana

Jun 24, 2016 - 10:55 AM

The Philippines newest under water territory could help ensure the country s food security if we can protect it for the future

How to survive climate change? Try this tabletop game

Aug 10, 2015 - 7:45 PM

Dubbed an anti Monopoly a Philippine made game challenges players to spur development through investments while ensuring that environment is resilient to climate change impacts

MOVE OVER MONOPOLY. A Philippine-made game revolves around the sustainable management of shared natural resources: forests, mangroves, and coral reefs. All photos by Pia Ranada/Rappler

El Nido study to unlock value of ecotourism

Jul 08, 2014 - 1:21 PM

The study being piloted in El Nido Palawan will provide a better understanding of how important ecosystem services are to communities

THREATENED PARADISE. El Nido in Palawan, known for its raw natural beauty, is threatened by increasing tourism

Filipinos dive into the waters of Benham Rise for the first time

Jun 04, 2014 - 9:22 PM

Filipino divers explore Benham Rise the newest part of the Philippines

IN PHOTOS: First glimpse of Benham Rise

Jun 04, 2014 - 7:30 AM

Scientists who explored the Philippines newest territory share these videos and photos with Rappler

Filipinos conquer new territory: Benham Rise

May 31, 2014 - 1:30 PM

It felt a lot like what Magellan felt says the leader of the team exploring this underwater plateau bigger than Luzon