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Development of a displacement sensor to measure gravity of smallest source mass ever
17-May-2019

One of the most unknown phenomena in modern physics is gravity. Its measurement and laws remain somewhat of an enigma. Researchers at Tohoku University have revealed important information about a new aspect of the nature of gravity by probing the smallest mass-scale.

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Contact: Tomoko Yokota Institution: Tohoku University
 
Tsunami signals to measure glacier calving in Greenland
8-May-2019

Scientists have employed a new method utilizing tsunami signals to calculate the calving magnitude of an ocean-terminating glacier in northwestern Greenland, uncovering correlations between calving flux and environmental factors such as air temperature, ice speed, and ocean tides.

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Contact: Hokkaido University Institution: Hokkaido University
 
DGIST developed Next Generation Core Semiconductor Technology based on Graphene with Enhanced High Frequency Signal Transmission Speed
8-May-2019

DGIST Professor Jae Eun Jang’s team developed high frequency signal transmission line technology which maximizes carrier concentration of graphene using graphene-amorphous carbon junction structure.

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Contact: Nari Kim Institution: DGIST(Daegu Gyeongbuk Institute of Science and Technology)
 
Nature's Dangerous Decline 'Unprecedented' Species Extinction Rates 'Accelerating'
6-May-2019

- Current global response insufficient; 'Transformative changes' needed to restore and protect nature; Opposition from vested interests can be overcome for public good
- Most comprehensive assessment of its kind; 1,000,000 species threatened with extinction

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Contact: Administrator Account Institution: ResearchSEA
 
New chemical probe for visualising brain immune cells
2-May-2019

Researchers in South Korea and Singapore have, for the first time, developed a chemical probe that enables live-imaging of a type of immune cells in the brain, known as microglia, in a live animal brain.

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Contact: dukenus Institution: Duke-NUS Medical School
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