Eating sea squirts reverses signs of aging in mice – new research

The extracts fed to the mice are called plasmalogens – a type of lipid found in the membrane of cells in human organs such as the brain, kidneys, muscle, and lungs Mice fed extracts of a creature called a sea squirt – so-called because they tend to squirt water when plucked from their briny home … Read more

Judo delivers anew for PH as Hidilyn Diaz, Sibol defend SEA Games golds

Judoka Shugen Nakano, weightlifter Hidilyn Diaz, and the Sibol Mobile Legends team hike the Philippines’ gold tally to 43 going into the last three days of the SEA Games MANILA, Philippines – Judo delivered for the Philippines anew as the country bagged three more golds in the Southeast Asian Games with Hidilyn Diaz and Sibol … Read more

Jiu-jitsu, fencing, gymnastics shine as PH bags 7 more SEA Games golds

Jiu-jitsu’s Meggie Ochoa and Annie Ramirez, fencing’s Samantha Catantan, and the women’s artistic gymnastics team contribute to the Philippines’ gold rush in the SEA Games MANILA, Philippines – Medals continued to rain the Philippines’ way in the Southeast Asian Games in Vietnam as the country raised its gold tally to 12 on Saturday, May 14. … Read more

PH teams post football, beach handball wins in SEA Games opener

The under-23 Azkals blank Timor Leste as the Philippines also stuns Thailand in men’s beach handball in the SEA Games MANILA, Philippines – A fearless attacking display boosted the Philippines to a 4-0 triumph over Timor Leste at the start of men’s football at the 31st Southeast Asian Games at the Viet Tri Stadium in … Read more

Bang Bang All Star Showdown 2022 sees top PH players compete with SEA gamers

As part of the much-awaited 515 M-World event, MLBB players can win bountiful in-game rewards, including a new Zilong skin, by watching the All Star Showdown livestream from May 7 to 15 Editor’s note: This press release is sponsored by Mobile Legends: Bang Bang and was handled by BrandRap, the sales and marketing arm of … Read more

Women of Dumaguete’s love letter to the sea

CEBU, Philippines – Food has always woven together Filipino society. But for the women of Dumaguete, it is not only an expression of love, but also an encapsulation of their way of life. Lutong Bay, an independently published local zine, features well-loved seafood recipes in the City of Dumaguete in Negros Oriental. The recipes come … Read more

Gold or bust for Gilas Pilipinas is Hanoi SEA Games

Gilas Pilipinas knows it ‘can’t afford to lose’ in the SEA Games as the country vies for a 14th straight men’s basketball gold MANILA, Philippines – Gilas Pilipinas aims for a 14th straight gold medal when competition begins in the 31st Hanoi Southeast Asian (SEA) Games in Vietnam this May. While the men’s national basketball … Read more

Russia says blast cripples Black Sea flagship, Ukraine claims missile strike

KYIV/LVIV, Ukraine – Russia said on Thursday, April 14, the flagship of its Black Sea fleet was seriously damaged and its crewed following an explosion that a Ukrainian official said was the result of a missile strike. Russia’s defense ministry said a fire on the Moskva missile cruiser caused ammunition to blow up, Interfax news … Read more

Duterte, Xi discuss South China Sea, Ukraine in telesummit

The two leaders ‘stressed the need to exert all efforts to maintain peace, security, and stability in the South China Sea’ where the Philippines has recorded numerous Chinese incursions in Philippine waters MANILA, Philippines – President Rodrigo Duterte and Chinese President Xi Jinping held an hour-long telephone summit where they discussed the South China Sea … Read more

Robredo, Moreno push for Hague ruling as leverage in South China Sea row

The 2016 Hague ruling has been viewed not only as Manila’s ace in the sea row, but a victory that served all other nations that value a rules-based order in the South China Sea MANILA, Philippines – In building international support to push back against China in the South China Sea, presidential candidates Manila Mayor … Read more