July 12, 2023
Robots instead of pets, chatbots instead of friends, silicone lips for kisses from afar. Many digital gadgets are being designed to replace ...
March 30, 2023
The 18-year-old wanted to celebrate his high school graduation by wearing cornrows, but was made to sit alone and away from his classmates.
March 13, 2023
Toda’s research shows that a love for umami allowed our evolutionary ancestors to start eating plants.
March 1, 2023
The government-affiliated Japan Science and Technology Agency announced the winners of this year’s awards for excellence in science by femal ...
December 23, 2022
At the awards ceremony JST presented a trophy and certificate to each winner, and the Ashida Fund* offered one million yen as a supplementar ...
November 28, 2022
Meiji University creates a series of promotional videos, “Incredible Senseis at Meiji University,” and a landing page to tell the world abou ...
August 30, 2022
A new genome editing biotechnology can alter genes, known as the "blueprints" of life. Some foods produced with this technology are already ...
July 1, 2022
Flip through a book of origami patterns and it's hard not to notice the math staring back at you. The same is true when unfolding a finished ...
June 24, 2022
The mechanisms underlying sex determination in nematodes, commonly known as roundworms, have not been fully understood. Now, an internationa ...