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How Ion Beam Breeding Can Boost Aquaculture

How Ion Beam Breeding Can Boost Aquaculture

by RIKEN
Researchers create bigger-than-usual strains of zooplankton—which are used as food in fish nurseries—by creating mutations with a heavy ion beam
How the Brain Paralyzes You While You Sleep

How the Brain Paralyzes You While You Sleep

by University of Tsukuba
Researchers in Japan have discovered a group of neurons in the mouse brainstem that suppress unwanted movement during rapid eye movement sleep
JEOL Announces 2020 Microscopy Image Grand Prize Winners

JEOL Announces 2020 Microscopy Image Grand Prize Winners

by JEOL USA
Annual contest showcases JEOL microscope users’ artistically or esthetically pleasing images with good composition, sharp focus, and technical competency, especially in the use of accelerating voltage