26 Nov 2014 - 10:21
The deep ocean seems so remote that it is difficult to imagine any sort of human-generated change making an impact on deep-sea life. It is even more difficult to collect or examine evidence from the...
Type: News Article
17 Nov 2014 - 10:17
Synapse, the name for the signal-receiving site on a neuron, comes from the Greek word for contact. Neuroscientists used to maintain that neurons form one-to-one relationship to contact one another....
Type: News Article
Extrasynapse Researchers
17 Nov 2014 - 10:01
Marianela Garcia-Munoz (left) and Violeta Lopez-Huerta (right) work in the Brain Mechanism for Behavior Unit, led by Professor Gordon Arbuthnott (center), where they recently completed a study on...
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6 Nov 2014 - 15:33
(From Left to Right) Professors Christopher Wood, David Siegel and Louis Legender, took the opportunity to confer with each other about their respective research within the field of Marine Science....
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6 Nov 2014 - 15:31
Provost George Iwama led the talks with his presentation on OIST’s near term construction and design goals for the Marine Science Laboratory.
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6 Nov 2014 - 15:28
Professor David Randall gave the audience a historical perspective on international collaboration in Marine Science with his talk about the Stazione Zoologica.
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24 Oct 2014 - 10:13
On October 20, Hinako Takahashi, Parliamentary Vice-Minister of the Environment visited the Okinawa Institute of Science and Technology Graduate University to open the 29th general meeting of the...
Type: News Article
Dajiro Kamiya
24 Oct 2014 - 10:10
Dajiro Kamiya, from the Okinawa Prefectural Government, talks about the many programs that the local government sponsors to promote coral reef health.
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Makoto Tsuchiya
24 Oct 2014 - 09:49
Makoto Tsuchiya, a professor from the University of the Ryukyus, leads a discussion following the talks at the ICRI meeting.
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Ruben Torres
24 Oct 2014 - 09:47
Ruben Torres, who manages La Caleta Marine Reserve in the Dominican Republic, discusses the importance of rallying public support to protect reef communities.
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23 Oct 2014 - 10:43
Simulating the behavior of a single particle can be quite a challenging task in physics; after all, it is microscopic and we usually cannot watch in real time. It becomes even more complicated when...
Type: News Article
C. M. Chandrashekar and Thomas Busch
23 Oct 2014 - 10:37
Dr. C. M. Chandrashekar and Professor Thomas Busch run simulations and carry out analytical studies to understand quantum particles in the Quantum Systems Unit at OIST.
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