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Philippine fishing and its links to Japan’s “sea women”
21-June-2016

A researcher at the University of the Philippines Diliman (UPD) is studying the ancient Japanese culture of “ama” – women who traditionally free-dive in the sea in search of seaweed, lobsters, snail “turbo” shells and, in the distant past, pearls – and its potential connections to Philippine maritime cultures.

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Contact: Administrator Account Institution: ResearchSEA
 
Will Asia adopt a clean energy future?
13-June-2016

Asian countries have begun the long road toward clean energy. The challenges, however, are immense.

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Contact: Kyle Brown Institution: International Development Research Centre (IDRC)
 
Ancient DNA Analysis Explains Spread of Domestic Goats from Fertile Crescent into Caucasus
13-June-2016

Nagoya University-based researchers analyze ancient DNA of Neolithic domestic goats to reveal that the goats were introduced into the Southern Caucasus from the Fertile Crescent during the early sixth millennium BC, probably alongside establishment of trade links or population movement.

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Contact: Koomi Sung Institution: Nagoya University
 
Fishing Prohibitions Produce More Sharks Along With Problems for Fishing Communities, Scientists Find
9-June-2016

Fishing closures established in Indonesia’s shark sanctuary are good for sharks and other fish, but it also means putting restrictions on local community members who fish for a living.

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Contact: Stephen sautner Institution: Wildlife Conservation Society
 
UNIST Professor, Chosen for 2015 IEEE CPMT Best Paper Award
7-June-2016

A professor, affiliated with Ulsan National Institute of Science and Technology (UNIST) has been recognized as one of the world’s leading scholars in the field of Electronic Packaging, winning the 2015 IEEE CPMT Best Paper Awards.

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Contact: JooHyeon Heo Institution: Ulsan National Institute of Science and Technology (UNIST)
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