Glow in the Dark Highways



Debuted already in the Netherlands is a part of Dan Roosegaarde’s concept for a glow in the dark highway. Although implemented only in a 500 meter stretch it does hold promise in cutting down on electricity costs. The glow in the dark paint that charges up during the day from sunlight is supposed to last for up to 10 hours.

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Solar Impulse 2



Solar Impulse 2

The Solar Impulse 2 is attempting to circumnavigate the globe in 2015. What makes it unique is that it is a solar powered airplane. It is powered by 4 electric motors turning propellers that can churn out a top speed of 140 kph. Getting it in the air will be a wing with a wingspan of 72 meters, which is slightly larger than a 747.

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Majority in favor of RH Law according to SWS survey

According to a survey conducted by the Social Weather Station (SWS) , prior to the release of the ruling of the SC on the constitutionality of the Reproductive Health Law, 72% agreed with the RH Law while 77% believed in its constitutionality. This was taken from a sample size of 1200 respondents all over the Philippines.

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SC declares majority of RH Law provisions are Constitutional

Supreme Court released a statement today saying that the majority of the Reproductive Health Law does not go against the Constitution of the Philippines, hence opening it up for implementation. 8 Provisions of the Law were struck down partly or totally as being against the Constitution of the Philippines.

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SC ruling on RH Law Eagerly Awaited

I don’t envy the job of a Supreme Court Justice nowadays, what with their decision being eagerly awaited by both sides of the Reproductive Health Law debate. I wouldn’t even be surprised if instead of a decision on the constitutionality of the said Bill, the Court would beg for postponement so as to have more time to decide on the matter.

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New Solane Safety Cap



New Solane Safety Cap

Just saw the new Solane Safety Cap out in the wild when I swapped my empty LPG tank at my local Shell station for a new tank. I’ve been a loyal Shell LPG user for a couple of years now. It has nothing to do however with my admiration for the brand, just the practicality that they are close to our house.

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