4 Aug 2022 - 03:00
This map highlights ant biodiversity centers in Asia—areas that harbor many ant species with small ranges. The different colors indicate how the importance of each region may change with future...
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4 Aug 2022 - 03:00
Highlights Ants are important for the functioning of ecosystems as they play vital roles from aerating soil and dispersing seeds and nutrients, to scavenging and preying on other species. But a...
Type: Press release
2 Aug 2022 - 11:00
There are three species of oval squid found around Okinawa. Researchers say that their populations have been declining since the ‘80s and are probably only at 10% of their original size. Aquaculture...
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2 Aug 2022 - 11:00
A squid is a type of cephalopod that has an elongated body, eight arms and two tentacles. Globally, there are at least 300 species of squid distributed across the world’s oceans. They’re also a...
Type: Press release
26 Jul 2022 - 19:28
Dr. Katsuhiko Miyazaki and Dr. Kayoko Miyazaki This image appeared in the news article: ...
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26 Jul 2022 - 19:24
Serotonin, sometimes described as the "happy hormone," is secreted widely in the brain and is involved in a range of vital functions like breathing and sleeping, as well as emotions and cognition....
Type: News Article
20 Jul 2022 - 19:24
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20 Jul 2022 - 15:41
The researchers created digital 3D constructions to analyze how the garden eels changed their posture and distance from the burrow.
Type: Video
20 Jul 2022 - 15:31
Garden eels anchor the lower part of their body in burrows, and face their heads against the current as they prey on zooplankton. The species pictured is the spotted garden eel, Heteroconger hassi.
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20 Jul 2022 - 11:53
Garden eels are the ultimate homebodies. Instead of swimming freely in the ocean, these eels anchor themselves into burrows in the...
Type: Press release
11 Jul 2022 - 15:09
Prof. Paola Laurino was the recipient of the 2022 Faculty Excellence in Mentoring Award. The award was presented to her by OIST President, Dr. Peter Gruss. This image appeared in the article “...
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11 Jul 2022 - 14:53
Prof. Paola Laurino was the recipient of the 2022 Faculty Excellence in Mentoring Award. The award was presented to her by OIST President, Dr. Peter Gruss. This image appeared in the article...
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