13 Jul 2021 - 13:59
Deforestation is the removal of trees from previously forested areas in order to use the land or resources for other purposes, including lumber, mining and agriculture. One of the key goals of...
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13 Jul 2021 - 11:01
Highlights Researchers have conducted a global study on the effectiveness of recently established protected areas in preventing forest loss The study explores protected area performance by...
Type: Press release
8 Jul 2021 - 11:41
Dinoflagellates are single-celled algae that are essential for keeping corals healthy. When dinoflagellates are added to coral cell in a petri dish, the coral cells quickly engulf the algae. At OIST...
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8 Jul 2021 - 10:18
As marine heatwaves become more commonplace, coral reefs are expelling their microscopic and colorful algae and bleaching white. At OIST, Professor Nori Satoh, who leads the Marine Genomics Unit, is...
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2 Jul 2021 - 16:46
Staff scientist Dr. Dan Warren and science communicator Lucy Dickie hunt for Pokémon just outside the recording studio. This image appeared in the news article...
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2 Jul 2021 - 00:00
Staff scientist Dr. Dan Warren and science communicator Lucy Dickie hunt for Pokémon just outside the recording studio. This image appeared in the news article...
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2 Jul 2021 - 00:00
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Type: News Article
29 Jun 2021 - 18:00
Highlights Bobtail and bottletail squids are tiny marine invertebrates that are found throughout the world’s oceans and are useful model animals for research There are 68 recognized species of...
Type: Press release
29 Jun 2021 - 00:00
A photo of Euprymna brenneri, the new species of bobtail squid described in the 2019 OIST study. Photo taken by Jeff Jolly, a co-author of this study. The species was named after Dr. Sydney Brenner,...
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22 Jun 2021 - 00:00
The researchers used a powder engineering method to create a high-quality version of FAPbI3. First, they mixed formamidinium acetate (FAAc) with hydroiodic acid (HI). PbI2 was then added. The mixture...
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22 Jun 2021 - 00:00
The OIST Energy Materials and Surface Sciences Unit work with perovskite solar cells and modules of varying sizes. This image appeared in the press release...
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22 Jun 2021 - 00:00
A proof-of-concept device uses a 5×5cm2perovskite solar module to charge a lithium ion battery. This image appeared in the press release...
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