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October 2013 Civil Service Exam – Paper and Pencil Test (CSE-PPT) Results

Filed in Announcement, Education, Local News, Profession by on November 28, 2013 0 Comments

The Civil Service Commission (CSC) announces that the list of examinees who successfully passed the Career Service Paper-Pencil Test (CSE-PPT) written examination held last October 13, 2013. Congratulations to all the Passers in the recently concluded Civil Service Exams both Professional and Sub-Professional. Here are the links of the results of Career Service Exam Paper […]

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Medical Technologist (MedTech) Board Exam Results (August – September 2013)

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The Professional Regulation Commission (PRC) announces that 2,276 out of 2,716 passed the Medical Technologist Licensure Examination  given last  August 31 & September 1, 2013 in the cities of Manila, Baguio, Cebu and Davao. Here are the results of  MedTech Board Exam for Medical Technologist (August 31 and September 1, 2013) Source: official website of PRC Roll of […]

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December 2012 Nursing Board Exam Results | NLE Results

Filed in Announcement, Education by on January 29, 2013 0 Comments

The Professional Regulation Commission (PRC) announces that 16,908 out of 49,066 passed the Nurse Licensure Examination given last December 2012. The examination took place in December 16-17, 2012 in the Board of Nursing administered nurse licensure testing centers: Manila, Baguio, Cagayan de Oro, Cebu, Dagupan, Davao, Iloilo, La Union, Legazpi, Lucena, Nueva Ecija, Pagadian, Pampanga, Tacloban, […]

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Bacteria that produce pure gold revealed

Filed in Amazing Stories, Science, World News by on October 5, 2012 0 Comments

Scientists have discovered a bacterium that eats toxic material and, well, poops pure gold. This microbial magician, named Cupriavidus metallidurans, when placed in a minilab full of gold chloride, a nasty toxin, gobbled up the poison and, in about a week, processed it out as 24-karat nuggets of the precious yellow metal. The bacterium was […]

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Ann Colagiovanni gets her high school diploma at 97 in Shaker Heights

Filed in Amazing Stories, Education, Featured, Lifestyle, World by on June 8, 2012 0 Comments

97-year-old Ann Colagiovanni receives high school diploma Who would ever forget the film entitled “Patch Adams”, a 1998 comedy drama film starred by Robin Williams. This film is based on the true to life story of Dr. Hunter “Patch” Adams and portrays Adams as enrolling in medical school very late in his life or we […]

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2012 Scripps National Spelling Bee: Snigdha Nandipati wins title with “guetapens”

Filed in Amazing Stories, Education, United States, World by on June 7, 2012 0 Comments

The National Spelling Bee which is mostly joined by participants from the US, Canada, Mexico, New Zealand, Ghana and Bahamas who compete to be the spelling bee champion for 2012. It is also opened to other countries outside the United States but the participants must be strictly regional spelling bee winners in their areas.  2012 […]

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Chemistry Project of High School Student goes viral

Filed in Education, Featured, Science by on June 3, 2012 0 Comments

A high school student had no idea that a video he made for extra credit in his 10th grade chemistry class would goes viral. Eli Cirino made a music video for a song called “Good Chemistry” specifically for a chemistry class.   Chemistry Project of High School Student Image Credit: YouTube The song explains how the […]

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Online Universities: Harvard and MIT joint project to offer free online courses

Filed in Community, Education, Featured, United States, World by on May 13, 2012 0 Comments

Recently, Harvard University and the Massachusetts Institute of Technology announced that they will be offering free online courses in a joint project. The project aimed to attract millions of online learners all over the world. (from L-R) MIT Provost L. Rafael Reif , MIT President Susan Hockfield, Harvard President Drew Faust, MIT’s Anant Agarwal, and […]

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Anthony Popa Urria, two-year-old Calgary boy, Canada’s youngest person to join Mensa

A Calgary toddler has become the youngest person in Canada to join the ranks of the international high IQ society, Mensa.  Anthony Popa Urria, a two- years and nine months old boy has a staggeringly high IQ of 154, just a few points shy of the estimated IQs of Albert Einstein and Stephen Hawking. He […]

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7-Year-Old Girl Born Without Hands, Annie Clark wins Penmanship Award (Video)

According to the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette, a 7-year-old Pennsylvania girl who was born without hands received a national handwriting award this week. The girl, who is a first-grader, also received a trophy and $1,000 during a surprise assembly at her school, according to the Post-Gazette story. Zaner-Bloser Inc. recognized 7-year-old Annie Clark at Wilson Christian Academy […]

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4-year-old genius girl Heidi Hankins has 159 IQ, a point beneath IQ of Albert Einstein

There are a lot of people who believe that they are smarter than almost everyone else. Usually, this idea is unsubstantiated. However, in the case of 4-year-old Heidi Hankins, the data actually backs it up. Heidi Hankins has scored an IQ of 159 – just one point beneath the estimated IQ of Albert Einstein, father […]

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3D printing Technology could change space missions (Video)

Equally revolutionary would be to manufacture parts on demand in zero gravity, in outer space. Silicon Valley-based startup Made in Space has built and tested a 3D printer to do that, aboard the International Space Station (ISS) in 2014. “It’s difficult to anticipate what we are going to fix because you don’t know what is […]

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