December 2018

What Makes Vertebrates Special? We Can Learn from Lancelets

What Makes Vertebrates Special? We Can Learn from Lancelets

OIST researcher helps unravel the origins of vertebrate gene regulation in a large collaborative study.

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Doing the Wave: How Stretchy Fluids React to Wavy Surfaces

Scientists investigate the strange behavior of viscoelastic fluids in a series of specially designed experiments.

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Science Festival 2018 - A Success Yet Again!

4000 happy faces visited our Science Festival 2018, last weekend!

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Half Moons and Pinch Points: Same Physics, Different Energy

For the first time, physicists present a unified theory explaining two characteristic features of frustrated magnets and why they’re often seen together.

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The Slower They Turn, the Brighter They Glow

Slowing down movements of photoluminescent metal complexes can increase efficiency of light emission, discover OIST scientists.

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