17 Mar 2021 - 10:00
In February 2021, OIST researchers, Dr. Yosuke Yamada, Dr. Reina Komiya and Professor Ryota Kabe were selected to participate in the prestigious...
Type: News Article
21 May 2018 - 09:38
Out at sea, a scientist holds a plankton sample up to the light and observes the shimmering contents. This sparkling spectacle is caused by thousands of microscopic organisms living at the sea...
Type: News Article
21 Mar 2016 - 10:13
Deep below the ocean’s surface are hydrothermal vent fields, or submarine hot springs that can reach temperatures of up to 400 °C....
Type: News Article
8 Jan 2015 - 13:15
It is no secret that typhoons are capable of churning the seas and wreaking destruction. But it is tough to examine what exactly happens during a typhoon, particularly in the ocean. The Okinawa...
Type: News Article
10 Oct 2014 - 17:28
New research has been published in Marine Biology on the long term population dynamics of the Crown-of-Thorns...
Type: News Article
29 May 2014 - 09:38
A paper by Dr. Masako Nakamura of the OIST Marine Biophysics Unit on the ecology of a deep-sea limpet called Lepetodrilus nuxon has been published...
Type: News Article
15 Aug 2013 - 18:49
The Wave Glider is a next-generation oceanographic observation robot that institutions from around the world want to employ; the Wave...
Type: News Article
29 Mar 2013 - 11:49
If weather and technology cooperate during the next four years OIST researcher, Daisuke Hasegawa of the Marine Biophysics Unit will have received more than...
Type: News Article
11 Oct 2012 - 06:39
Professor Satoshi Mitarai, head of the Marine Biophysics Unit at OIST, is a master of making friends in all the right places – in his case,...
Type: News Article
21 May 2012 - 11:28
Co-organizers Stace Beaulieu and Satoshi Mitarai lead a wrap-up session...
Type: News Article
15 Sep 2011 - 00:00
Okinawa Institute of Science and Technology Marine Biophysics Unit To learn more about this research, go to the link below: http://www.oist.jp/en/press-room/news-articles/151/1064-float-okinawa-...
Type: Video
1 Aug 2011 - 10:04
  (From left) Dr. Mitarai, Dr. Nakamura and Ms. Vincent aboard the Tonan Maru docked at Itoman Port By Kaoru Natori The beauty and scenery of Okinawa’s clear underwater...
Type: News Article
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