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Equatorial jet in Venusian atmosphere discovered by Akatsuki
1-September-2017

Observations by Japan’s Venus climate orbiter Akatsuki have revealed an equatorial jet in the lower to middle cloud layer of the planet’s atmosphere, a finding that could be pivotal to unraveling a phenomenon called superrotation.

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Contact: Katrina-Kay Sepulveda Alaimo Institution: Hokkaido University
 
UNIST Embarks on Developing Next-generation Artificial Intelligence
30-August-2017

South Korea's Ulsan National Institute of Science and Technology (UNIST) has embarked on developing the next-generation artificial intelligence technology.

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Contact: JooHyeon Heo Institution: Ulsan National Institute of Science and Technology (UNIST)
 
Helping corals to cope with pressure
28-August-2017

When faced with high salinity, the tiny plant cells within coral tissue alter their metabolites to better cope with stress.

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Contact: Carolyn Unck Institution: King Abdullah University of Science and Technology
 
Dark materials squeeze green fuel from sunlight
28-August-2017

Metallic nanostructures that slow down light dramatically can triple the efficiency of solar-based hydrogen fuel generation.

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Contact: Carolyn Unck Institution: King Abdullah University of Science and Technology
 
New wrapping material enables high quality bioimaging
25-August-2017

A nanosheet made of organic polymers has been developed to prevent the drying and deforming of biological samples, thus enabling high-quality imaging under microscopes.

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Contact: Katrina-Kay Sepulveda Alaimo Institution: Hokkaido University
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