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Astronomers Capture First Image of a Black Hole
11-April-2019

Japanese researchers contribute to paradigm-shifting observations of the gargantuan black hole at the heart of distant galaxy Messier 87.

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Contact: Hitoshi Yamaoka Institution: National Astronomial Observatory of Japan
 
Driving a wedge into historic gaps of climate science
11-April-2019

Evidence of historic marine life present in Alaskan permafrost is helping scientists reconstruct ancient changes in the ice cover over the Arctic Ocean.

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Contact: Tyler Tannert Institution: Hokkaido University
 
New algorithm optimizes quantum computing problem-solving
10-April-2019

Tohoku University researchers have developed an algorithm that enhances the ability of a Canadian-designed quantum computer to more efficiently find the best solution for complicated problems, according to a study published in the journal Scientific Reports.

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Contact: Ngaroma Riley Institution: Tohoku University
 
Robust policy changes needed for coral reef protection
9-April-2019

Geoengineering experiments underway to protect Australia’s Great Barrier Reef from climate change highlight the need for Australian law to catch up, researchers say.

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Contact: Administrator Account Institution: ResearchSEA
 
Prototype in precision
9-April-2019

A finger print can serve as identification to access locked doors and more, but current scanners can be duped with fake or even similar fingerprints. That may change soon, thanks to a collaborative research team based in Japan.

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Contact: Ngaroma Riley Institution: Tohoku University
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