6 Sep 2021 - 11:35
Highlights Bennu and Ryugu are two rubble-pile asteroids that were recently photographed by unmanned spacecrafts. Both asteroids have a distinctive diamond shape, the formation of which has...
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26 Aug 2021 - 10:45
Summary Researchers have developed a new model that explains how turbulent puffs, like coughs, behave under different environmental conditions The researchers found that at environmental...
Type: Press release
24 Aug 2021 - 11:30
In a study published in Physical Review Letters, Professor Marco Rosti explores large scale and small scale dynamics of a turbulent puff.
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19 Aug 2021 - 00:00
The Qiskit Hackathon Europe 2021 brought researchers and developers from across Europe together to collaborate and build quantum computing projects. It ran from April 20 to June 14 and included two...
Type: News Article
6 Aug 2021 - 18:00
To optimize the battery, the researchers created a heterostructure that could speed up the reaction process and absorb the unwanted polysulfides. They used a carbon nanotube framework (CNT) and...
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6 Aug 2021 - 18:00
Highlights High quality, rechargeable batteries are a necessity to sustainably meet the world’s growing energy demands. Lithium sulfur batteries are promising candidates for the next generation...
Type: Press release
5 Aug 2021 - 00:00
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Type: News Article
26 Jul 2021 - 19:00
A shiikuwasha flower photographed in Ōgimi, Okinawa. The researchers found that this well-known plant is both a hybrid and a clone. Credit: Dr. Chikatoshi Sugimoto. Image appeared in the press...
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26 Jul 2021 - 19:00
Shiikuwasha have an important commercial value in Okinawa and are used to create many different products. Within Okinawa, Ōgimi and Katsuyama are the biggest citrus productive area in Okinawa. Top...
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26 Jul 2021 - 19:00
Highlights Citrus fruits from the mandarin family have important commercial value but how their diversity arose has been something of a mystery Researchers analyzed the genomes of the East Asian...
Type: Press release
14 Jul 2021 - 21:54
Highlights For the first time, scientists have seen stony coral cells engulf dinoflagellates – single-celled, photosynthetic algae that are crucial for keeping coral alive The researchers used a...
Type: Press release
13 Jul 2021 - 14:15
A global study, conducted by OIST researcher, Dr. Payal Shah, estimated...
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