12 Apr 2013 - 12:24
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 - 12:19
Dr. Lecroq now spends her time in front of the computer, staring at magnified ant heads.
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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...
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29 Mar 2013 - 11:35
Japanese Coast Guard and members from the Marine Biophysics Unit and Marine Science Resources Section work together to put the first piece of scientific equipment on the Coast Guard’s navigational...
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29 Mar 2013 - 11:33
Securing oceanographic equipment can involve small spaces for science specialist, Koichi Toda. 
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29 Mar 2013 - 11:29
On the same day as the Coast Guard buoy deployment, Koichi Toda connects one of 18 OIST buoys with temperature sensors to a dock in Ishigaki Island.
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Testing the Sea Horse Propeller
15 Mar 2013 - 09:14
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15 Mar 2013 - 09:13
When Professor Tsumoru Shintake first formed the Quantum Wave Microscopy Unit at OIST in September 2011, he knew his grand scheme to develop a...
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Sketch of Electron Microscope Design
15 Mar 2013 - 09:13
A skilled artist, Shintake’s often works the old-fashioned way, with pen and paper, in the initial stages of a project’s design. This is one of his first drawings of the his eletron microscope design...
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Shintake and co. with Electron Microscope Upon Delivery
15 Mar 2013 - 09:13
Since March 5, members from Shintake’s (in red) group (right side) and Hitachi (left side), the manufacturer, have worked to put together Shintake’s electron microscope. This photo was taken before...
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Sketch of Propeller Design
15 Mar 2013 - 09:13
A skilled artist, Shintake’s often works the old-fashioned way, with pen and paper, in the initial stages of a project’s design. This is one of his first drawings of the test model for the Sea Horse...
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Site of 300 Propellers
15 Mar 2013 - 09:12
Professor Shintake plans to station 300 huge propellers 100 meters underneath the ocean’s surface in the Kuroshio current. The propellers should generate one million kilowatts of energy in total –...
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