24 Dec 2020 - 00:00
Six areas around Okinawa were visited to collect samples for analyzing the marine microplastics – two were to the south of the island, two around the center, and two to the north.
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24 Dec 2020 - 00:00
Microplastics – tiny pieces of plastic – were found in all six areas sampled around Okinawa. These samples were analyzed at a lab in OIST, which revealed the size and molecular makeup of the plastics...
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15 Dec 2020 - 00:00
The small, round circles in this image are synaptic vesicles (SV). SVs store neurotransmitters and release them upon electrical stimulation. They work to ensure that information is transferred...
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7 Dec 2020 - 00:00
Prof. David Armitage
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30 Nov 2020 - 16:53
 Dr. Julien Madéo, co-first author and staff scientist in the OIST Femtosecond Spectroscopy Unit aligns the beam of extreme ultraviolet light.
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15 Oct 2020 - 00:00
The 18 coral species that had their genome sequenced as part of this research. A-O are the 15 species from the Acropora genus, whereas P-R are the other three species. 
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8 Oct 2020 - 00:00
When two Möbius strips come together, they form a Klein bottle (pictured), an unusual bottle-like object, which intersects with itself.
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6 Oct 2020 - 00:00
A double pendulum has two parts to it. Even though it starts off swinging predictably, its movement tends to become erratic and difficult to model.
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9 Sep 2020 - 16:56
Margaret Mars Brisbin
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31 Jan 2020 - 14:01
Professor Sam Reiter, the head of the newly established Computational Neuroethology Unit, stands in his office at OIST.
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16 Jan 2020 - 11:27
Professor Dmitry Feichtner-Kozlov poses in his office at OIST.
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19 Nov 2019 - 09:16
The single-molecule fluorescence microscope station that Kusumi and his team developed to study AMPA receptor turnover in cultured cells.
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