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Determining fish age using inner ear structures
7-December-2018

Biologists in Japan have identified four distinct zones in the otolith, a calcium carbonate structure in the inner ear, which can be used to determine age in fish.

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Contact: Ngaroma Riley Institution: Tohoku University
 
Capturing spray from flash-boiling liquid jets
6-December-2018

Ultrafast video capture of droplet cloud formation should help minimize the risk of gas-leak explosions.

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Contact: Carmen Cecile Denman Institution: King Abdullah University of Science and Technology
 
Chasing spatial patterns
4-December-2018

A more accurate way of resolving spatial patterns in weather could lead to better predictions of climate change.

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Contact: Carmen Cecile Denman Institution: King Abdullah University of Science and Technology
 
Rapid Detection of Foodborne Pathogens
3-December-2018

A researcher at University of Malaya, Malaysia, has developed a real-time method based on specific Volatile Organic Compounds (VOCs) to detect dangerous bacteria causing foodborne diseases in raw chicken.

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Contact: University of Malaya Institution: University of Malaya
 
Combination of Space-based and Ground-based Telescopes Reveals more than 100 Exoplanets
3-December-2018

An international team of astronomers using a combination of ground and space based telescopes have reported more than 100 extrasolar planets (here after, exoplanets) in only three months. These planets are quite diverse and expected to play a large role in developing the research field of exoplanets and life in the Universe.

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Contact: Hitoshi Yamaoka Institution: National Astronomial Observatory of Japan
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