Winkler Bags
30 Jul 2013
Winkler bags are being hung to dry leaf litter. On this trip, bags were hung for 72 hours to dry. 
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Postdoctoral Fellow Benoit Guénard Sifts Leaf Litter
30 Jul 2013
Post-doc Benoit Guénard at work. Leaf litter is sifted in bags like these and are later transferred into bags specially designed for Winkler extraction.
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16 Jul 2013
Prof. Evan Economo, who leads OIST’s Biodiversity and Biocomplexity Unit, was awarded the 2013 Presidential Award from the American Society of Naturalists (ASN).  This award is given to authors...
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Fijian Ant Specimens
12 Jul 2013
Fijian ant specimens from Prof. Economo’s lab.  
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Assistant Professor Evan P. Economo
12 Jul 2013
Assistant Professor Evan P. Economo
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12 Apr 2013
“I had no clue what foraminifera were,” says OIST researcher Dr. Beatrice Lecroq.  To find out, this curious Swiss French biologist journeyed to the strange, deeper parts of the ocean, intrigued...
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12 Apr 2013
An 8 cm large xenophyophore specimen from Ogasawara Trench showing clear growth rings. Photo courtesy of Beatrice Lecroq  
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12 Apr 2013
A collage of the magnified Pheidole ant heads reveal the astonishing differences in their head shapes and depressions. Photos courtesy of Adam Lazarus
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12 Apr 2013
Dr. Lecroq now spends her time in front of the computer, staring at magnified ant heads.
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19 Dec 2012
While conducting research for the global stage is one of OIST’s main objectives, giving back to the local Okinawan community is equally important to the university and its researchers. In an effort...
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A future scientist?
19 Dec 2012
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