Winkler Bags
30 Jul 2013 - 11:49
Winkler bags are being hung to dry leaf litter. On this trip, bags were hung for 72 hours to dry. 
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Postdoctoral Fellow Benoit Guénard Sifts Leaf Litter
30 Jul 2013 - 11:30
Post-doc Benoit Guénard at work. Leaf litter is sifted in bags like these and are later transferred into bags specially designed for Winkler extraction.
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24 Jul 2013 - 14:58
Ten months after the opening of the Village Center, the West Court Apartments also opened their doors to new residents early in July. This timely addition to housing on the OIST campus will provide...
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Dr. Hoshina and Professor Yamamoto
17 May 2013 - 10:14
Dr. Naosuke Hoshina (left) and Professor Tasashi Yamamoto (right)
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17 May 2013 - 10:14
In order to carry out the complex physical and mental functions required in daily life, the many neural circuits that allow communication between different parts of the brain must be properly...
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10 May 2013 - 05:53
In a recent paper published in Current Biology, Professor Ichiro Maruyama, head of the...
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The International Random Matrix Theory for Complex Systems Workshop
19 Apr 2013 - 13:13
Organized by Professor Shinobu Hikami, head of the Mathematical and Theoretical Physics Unit and Professor Jonathan Miller, head of the Physics and Biology Unit, the International Random Matrix...
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12 Apr 2013 - 17:22
“I had no clue what foraminifera were,” says OIST researcher Dr. Beatrice Lecroq.  To find out, this curious Swiss French biologist journeyed to the strange, deeper parts of the ocean, intrigued...
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12 Apr 2013 - 13:43
The old saying is “if it’s not broken, don’t fix it,” but sometimes, especially in science, it’s worth reviewing old methodologies to see they’re keeping up with the rapidly advancing technological...
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Fluorescing Neurons
12 Apr 2013 - 13:30
This image combines the warm dissection method demonstrated by Shiwei Huang and Marylka Yoe Uusisaari in a paper in Frontiers in Cellular Neuroscience and commonly used opto-genetic...
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Warm or Cold?
12 Apr 2013 - 13:26
Brain slices of older tissues prepared with ice-cold (blue) and warm (red) preparation methods, as demonstrated by Shiwei Huang and Marylka Yoe Uusisaari in a paper in Frontiers in...
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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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