29 Mar 2013 - 11:44
Temperature sensors from OIST get a ride on the Japanese Coast Guard’s navigational buoys. Collecting temperature data around Okinawa is part of the large ocean monitoring system that the Marine...
Type: Video
30 Jan 2013 - 15:11
If you are the first to discover something, that discovery can sometimes open even more doors. Behind the doors of the Churaumi Plaza at the Ocean Expo Park...
Type: News Article
8 Jan 2013 - 17:18
For those at the Okinawa Institute of Science and Technology, a great deal of traveling uphill dictates our journey to the office. This is also true for any fish hoping to make a similar trip from...
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
5 Oct 2012 - 17:00
One scientific institution held its inaugural ceremonies last year, while the other will celebrate the 125th anniversary of its founding in 2013. Despite their age difference, the many affinities...
Type: Press release
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
26 Jul 2011 - 00:00
Corals are marine organisms that reproduce by spawning. Tiny pink balls seen in this movie are coral gametes (unfertilized eggs and sperm called bundles) released into the ocean. Around Okinawa area...
Type: Video
14 Apr 2011 - 00:00
Simulated larval dispersal patterns from an offshore island in the Southern California Bight (Mitarai et al., 2009) Dr. Satoshi Mitarai, Independent New Investigator, Marine Biophysics Unit, Okinawa...
Type: Video
23 Mar 2011 - 00:00
Still a work in progress, this simulation shows changes in water surface temperature around Okinawa. This simulation attempts to assess coral larval dispersal and coral connectivity in Okinawa and...
Type: Video
5 Jan 2011 - 06:00
  The results of collaborative research conducted between OIST Marine Genomics Unit Principal Investigator Dr. Noriyuki Satoh and a research group at the Shimoda Marine Research Center of the...
Type: Press release
10 Nov 2010 - 07:36
- PRESS RELEASE - Mechanism of cellulose synthesis in appendicularian elucidated - Effective application anticipated for clean resources -    Okinawa, Japan...
Type: Press release
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