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2014/09/03
A window into the Earth’s interior

Elementary particles open up new earth science...

A window into the Earth's int...

What is really happening inside the Earth? Whereas before they had to rely on hypotheses based on indirect observations, for the first time resear...

2014/09/09
New concept correlated electron solar cell demonstrated

New concept correlated electron solar cell demonstrated

Competing electronic phases at interface enable higher...

2014/09/08
Eradication of cancer cells by innate immune system

Eradication of cancer cells by innate immune system

Recognition by pattern recognition innate immune recep...

2014/09/02
A proposed valleytronics material

A proposed valleytronics material

Peculiar electronic states and their control in a 2D m...

2014/09/02
Topological devices as an enabler of dissipationless electronics

Topological devices as an enabler of dissipationless electronics

Quantization rule is elucidated for “Quantized Anomalo...

2014/08/27
Evolution of sweet taste perception in hummingbirds

Evolution of sweet taste perception in hummingbirds

The adaptation to thrive in a nectarivorous niche

2014/08/26
Light-induced cell aggregation in cyanobacteria

Light-induced cell aggregation in cyanobacteria

Novel light signaling mechanism applicable to biomass ...

2014/08/22
Colossal optical isolator effect driven by spin helix

Colossal optical isolator effect driven by spin helix

Demonstration of gigahertz and terahertz optical devic...

2014/08/21
Materials discovery for earth-abundant battery

Materials discovery for earth-abundant battery

Battery with new Na-Fe chemistry can surpass lithium-i...

2014/08/21
Chemical vapor detection using insect olfactory receptor complex

Chemical vapor detection using insect olfactory receptor complex

New means of developing cell-based odor sensors

2014/08/20
Reconstruction of molecular network from cellular big data

Reconstruction of molecular network from cellular big data

Global landscape of metabolic regulation by insulin

2014/08/19
Molecular mechanism of head formation conserved from fly to human

Molecular mechanism of head formation conserved from fly to human

Lessons from the study of the organizer genes in frogs

2014/08/18
World’s fastest burst-mode camera

World’s fastest burst-mode camera

Shooting movies at over 1 trillion frames per second

2014/08/12
Fourth UTokyo Research, on site

Energy Frontiers at the University of Tokyo

Fourth UTokyo Research, on si...

Switching to renewable sources of energy such as solar and wind power brings with it many new problems including the management of electricity s...

2014/08/11
Elephants have twice as many olfactory receptor genes as dogs

Elephants have twice as many olfactory receptor genes as dogs

Genome comparison reveals mammalian diversity

2014/08/07
“Higgs boson” in superconductors

“Higgs boson” in superconductors

Toward the control of macroscopic quantum states by li...

2014/08/06
Advanced dielectric film growth technique for next generation power devices

Advanced dielectric film growth technique for next generation power de...

Toward high performance SiC devices by reducing defect...

2014/08/04
Novel, highly-sensitive platform to detect membrane transport activity

Novel, highly-sensitive platform to detect membrane transport activity...

Detection sensitivity enhanced up to 6 orders of magni...

2014/08/04
Similarities in moth pheromone synthesis and human stress/appetite control

Similarities in moth pheromone synthesis and human stress/appetite con...

Ligand recognition site of receptor controlling moth p...

2014/07/31
Micro-satellites ”Hodoyoshi-3 & 4” start capturing Earth images

Micro-satellites ”Hodoyoshi-3 & 4” start capturing Earth images

New space development and utilization begins

2014/07/29
Biosynthesis of natural products with unique structures

Biosynthesis of natural products with unique structures

Biosynthetic machinery for 4-methyloxazoline