27 Apr 2021 - 00:00
The traditional aerated system mainly treats organic matter and converts ammonium to nitrate.
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27 Apr 2021 - 00:00
Highlights Researchers from the Biological Systems Unit at the Okinawa Institute of Science and Technology Graduate University have created a system to treat both raw and aerated wastewater. The...
Type: News Article
27 Apr 2021 - 00:00
Pigs at one of the local swine farms. Credit: Okinawa Prefecture Livestock and Grassland Research Center.
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27 Apr 2021 - 00:00
To treat both kinds of water, the researchers devised an ingenious solution; they used microbes to not only drive the treatment process, but also to recover some valuable nutrients out of the...
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22 Apr 2021 - 00:00
Fish husbandry technician, Radmila Neimann, from the Marine Climate Change Unit observes the clownfish at OIST’s Marine Science Station.
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20 Apr 2021 - 14:41
From left to right: Dr. Julien Madéo (co-first author); Prof. Keshav Dani (senior author) and Dr. Michael Man (co-first author).
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19 Apr 2021 - 10:02
Dr. Hiroaki Kitano, adjunct Professor at the Okinawa Institute of Science and Technology Graduate University, has been named as a fellow of the...
Type: News Article
16 Apr 2021 - 00:00
The conventional image of a coronavirus particle involves a large sphere with many smaller spheres evenly distributed across its surface. However, scientists have found that this is far from accurate...
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16 Apr 2021 - 00:00
COVID-19 needs no introduction. Last year, the disease, which is caused by the virus SARS-CoV-2, reached every continent across the globe. By the end of March 2021, there had been an estimated 128...
Type: News Article
16 Apr 2021 - 00:00
A more accurate image of a coronavirus particle has triangular-shaped spikes. Scientists from OIST and Queen’s University have found that this may aid the success of the coronavirus to transmit from...
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8 Apr 2021 - 10:09
Three female neuroscience technicians talk to the girls about how they initially became involved in science.
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1 Apr 2021 - 13:00
Highlights The kangaskhan, Australia’s only species of endemic Pokémon in Pokémon Go, is commonly poached within its natural habitat by Pokémon trainers for use in fighting contests Researchers...
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