By Ardy Roberto
, Dr. Ned Roberto
Q: Since you were talking about marketing research last Friday, may we ask you to stay on that subject because we have important questions to ask. You’re well known as a “numbers” researcher. ust like the brand managers who wrote you last week, we have also attended your AMR (Applied Marketing Research) seminar. That seminar was almost all about quantitative marketing research.
Cockroaches will eat anything. Except sugar, that is.
Swiss-based global food giant Nestle said Wednesday that it had expanded its research and development operations in Singapore, amid robust Asian market growth.
A Canadian high school student has improved an ineffective experimental cancer therapy with a simple tweak—pairing it with antibiotics—earning accolades Tuesday from a panel of eminent scientists.
By Jean-Louis Santini
Mussels secrete a powerful adhesive to hold tight on rocks swept by violent waves — and a synthetic version could prove critical for surgery and cancer treatment, researchers said Saturday.
By DJ Yap
It’s “pancit” from the sea. Nutritious noodles made from seaweed are bringing new hope to poor families in Bicol and raising the incomes of seaweed farmers there, the Bureau of Agricultural Research of the Department of Agriculture said Friday.
Researchers presented evidence Wednesday for the existence of cancer stem cells, with three different studies seeking to end a decades-old scientific dispute about how tumors grow.
By Massie Santos Ballon
The image of a growling tiger may not seem very scary when it looks back at a person from a small section of a newspaper page, but it can be startling when it appears on a billboard overlooking the highway. Triggering such an emotional response to perceived threats or other similarly evocative images is thought to be linked to one’s survival instinct.
Rats are smart, that’s a well-known fact. But US researchers on Tuesday said a series of tests had shown they might be just as good as humans at juggling information in order to make the best decision.
By Kristine L. Alave
A team of scientists and doctors from the University of Sto. Tomas said Wednesday a clinical study they conducted showed that taking virgin coconut oil, or VCO, had beneficial effects on one’s cholesterol level.
By Doris C. Dumlao
Don’t ask Filipino businessmen if it’s more fun in the Philippines. They’re not having much of it.
By Leila B. Salaverria
The government should not pin too much hope on the buiness process outsourcing industry, and recent statements by President Barack Obama to bring outsourcing jobs back to the United States highlight the risk of doing so, acording to the Ibon Foundation.