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Unravelling the mystery of black hole formation [Asia Research News 2018 feature]
11-May-2018

Supersonic gas streams left over from the Big Bang likely gave rise to early massive black holes.

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Contact: Motoko Kakubayashi Institution: Kavli Institute for the Physics and Mathematics of the Universe (Kavli IPMU) Category: Science
 
Finding Alzheimer's treatment from within [Asia Research News 2018 feature]
10-May-2018

An immune molecule in the body shows promise for the treatment of Alzheimer’s.

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Contact: Alby Wan Institution: The Hong Kong University of Science and Technology Category: Medicine
 
Eyes in the back of the head
9-May-2018

A team from RIEC has tested the human spatial ability to percieve our surroundings without actually seeing it.

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Contact: Naoko Odajima Institution: Tohoku University Category: Science
 
Mimicking a sweet solution to mop up pollution
11-May-2018

A fast and safe method to prepare a 3D porous material that mimics the shape of a honeycomb could have broad applications from catalysis to drug delivery or for filtering air to remove pollutants or viruses.

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Contact: Carmen Cecile Denman Institution: King Abdullah University of Science and Technology Category: Technology
 
The far-reaching effects of ocean floors on the sea surface
9-May-2018

Low rises on the ocean floor at a depth of 5,500 meters in the western North Pacific regulate surface flows and create sharp sea surface temperature (SST) fronts, which have tremendous effects on the climate and marine resources.

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Contact: Katrina-Kay Sepulveda Alaimo Institution: Hokkaido University Category: Science
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