Wednesday, July 23, 2014

Nutrition Month 2014 - Electronic Poster Making


One of the contests in the celebration of Nutrition Month 2014 here in our school is Electronic Poster Making (E-Poster Making).

The electronic posters designed by the contestants revolved in the theme, "Kalamidad Paghandaan, Gutom at Malnutrisyon, Agapan". The contestants used Adobe Photoshop CS3 in designing the e-posters. The contest administrator provided the images that were used during the design process.

Here's my sample electronic poster out from the images given:
electronic posters Nutrition Month 2014

Sunday, July 20, 2014

How to Solve the Problem of School Children Drowning by River Crossings in Remote Schools in the Provinces


Fact: Children were caught in flashfloods as they cross rivers on the way home from school. This is a problem in communities in remote schools in my province. A number of fatalities happen every year or so during rainy season. This problem is recurring which means that this has not been addressed up front for years.
crossing river during flashflood
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How to download videos from Facebook


This is a tutorial on how to download videos from Facebook without downloading or installing video downloader software.

There are a lot of ways on how you can download videos from Facebook but this one is the best option I used everyday when I want to download or copy a video from Facebook to my hard drive.

How to download videos from Facebook?

1. Click on the Facebook video that you want to download.

Saturday, July 19, 2014

Dengue vaccine ready for release on July 2015


The Dengue vaccine which showed a promising 56.5% overall efficacy based on the results of the first Asian dengue vaccine efficacy trial will probably be released on July 2015.
Dengue Vaccine release date July 2015

No exact date was announced but the Philippines' Department of Health (DOH) revealed on Thursday, July 18, 2014, that the vaccine has passed several trials using the standards established by the World Health Organization (WHO).

Friday, July 11, 2014

First Super Full Moon for 2014 illuminates the sky this weekend


Those who are fond of watching the night sky will be amazed with the first "Super Full Moon" for 2014. This rare phenomenon will be observed  this weekend starting Thursday night until the full moon on Saturday, July 12, 2014.
super full moon
Super Full Moon
According to Jose Mendoza, the chief of PAGASA's Astronomical Publication Unit, a "super" full moon happens when the moon is in the orbit closest to the earth (lunar perigee) and it also coincides with the full moon.