1. February 2018 - 10:35
A twist on a textbook physics experiment sheds light on a complex phenomenon in fluid dynamics.
23. January 2018 - 9:38
New research shows with unprecedented accuracy what happens to liquid soap as it spreads on water.
19. January 2018 - 15:21
How should scientists contribute to global issues and the development of regional economies in this age of rapid globalization?
16. January 2018 - 15:43
Researchers at OIST have found a simple way to construct and deconstruct molecular metal chains, atom-by-atom.
20. December 2017 - 14:34
OIST researchers have revealed new insights into the process of E. coli cell division, aiding the search for new ways to target bacteria with antibiotics.
12. December 2017 - 10:27
Okinawa’s high school students presented their excellent science and entrepreneurial ideas.
11. December 2017 - 13:50
Scientists were able to demonstrate another way of viewing biological samples at high resolution.
8. December 2017 - 9:51
A new science initiative aims to connect Western and Middle Eastern communities.
5. December 2017 - 2:00
Decoding two worm genomes provides new insights into genetic similarities between distantly related animal groups.
30. November 2017 - 13:26
The Artificial Intelligence Art and Aesthetics Exhibition at OIST explores the future of machine art.
27. November 2017 - 0:00
OIST scientists were able to create and study a vortex in the laboratory.
21. November 2017 - 13:31
More than 5,300 people gathered for one of Okinawa’s largest science events.
8. November 2017 - 9:04
The Japanese Government announced that former OIST President Dr. Jonathan Dorfan will receive the honorific award for his achievements.
6. November 2017 - 17:00
Using remote acoustic monitoring to track bird activity on Okinawa for the first time, scientists examined the distribution of birds on Okinawa.
11. October 2017 - 11:34
OIST researchers take one step forward toward understanding and genetically manipulating B. bacteriovorus, a type of bacteria with promising potential use as a living antibiotic.
6. October 2017 - 1:00
Researchers use genetic sequencing of museum specimens to confirm that the Lord Howe Island stick insect, once thought to be extinct, survived by hiding out on a nearby island.
4. October 2017 - 10:06
Researchers have sequenced the Taiwan habu genome, comparing it to that of the Sakishima habu. These invasive species may be not as well-known as the native habu in Okinawa, pictured here.
2. October 2017 - 9:37
Phenomena involving surface tension are extremely complex and have applications in our everyday lives, and OIST researchers are tackling the complicated mathematics behind the physics.
29. September 2017 - 15:56
Dr. Cherry Murray has been elected as the new chair of the Board of Governors (BOG) of the Okinawa Institute of Science and Technology Graduate University (OIST).