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The molecules that energize babies’ hearts
14-June-2018

A metabolic process that provides heart muscle with energy fails to mature in newborns with thickened heart walls, according to a Japan­–Canada research team.

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Contact: Katrina-Kay Sepulveda Alaimo Institution: Hokkaido University
 
Long Suspected Theory About the Moon Holds Water
14-June-2018

A team of Japanese scientists led by Masahiro Kayama of Tohoku University’s Frontier Research Institute for Interdisciplinary Sciences, has discovered a mineral known as moganite in a lunar meteorite found in a hot desert in northwest Africa.

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Contact: Naoko Odajima Institution: Tohoku University
 
The first artificial snowflake [Asia Research News 2018 Moments in History]
13-June-2018

The works of Japanese physicist Ukichiro Nakaya still remains a primary reference on crystal shapes.

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Contact: Hokkaido University Institution: Hokkaido University
 
Porous silica protects nickel catalyst
13-June-2018

Nanoparticles avoid deactivation and convert biomass-derived gas into methane.

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Contact: A*STAR Research Institution: The Agency for Science, Technology and Research (A*STAR)
 
Boring down on boron
12-June-2018

Learning how boron evaporates will help to improve water desalination technologies.

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Contact: Carmen Cecile Denman Institution: King Abdullah University of Science and Technology
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