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Japanese Science & Engineering: STEM Needs More Women, But Japan Needs More Children

Japan’s double-dip demographics debacle, a rapidly aging society combined with decades of low birth rates, has yet another layer of complication: Japanese women are woefully underrepresented in STEM fields, but addressing the lat[...]
Japanese Science & Engineering: STEM Needs More Women, But Japan Needs More Children

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DNA testing chip delivers results in one hour, paves way for personalized drug treatments

Panasonic, together with the Belgium-based research institution IMEC, has developed a DNA testing chip that automates all stages of obtaining genetic information, including preprocessing. This development is expected to enable personal[...]
DNA testing chip delivers results in one hour, paves way for personalized drug treatments

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Fasotec Print a 3D model of your unborn baby with the ‘Shape of an angel’ service

Fasotec and Hiroo Ladies clinic, have started a service that makes 3D models showing the inside of the abdomen during pregnancy. This service began on July 30. Currently, many clinics provide photos taken during ultrasound scans. But t[...]
Fasotec Print a 3D model of your unborn baby with the ‘Shape of an angel’ service

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New Canon EOS 60Da DSLR Camera For Astronomy Enthusiasts Captures The True Colors Of The Cosmos

Canon today introduced the EOS 60Da Digital SLR Camera, a long-awaited successor to the EOS 20Da that is optimized for astrophotography. This DSLR caters to astronomers and hobbyists who enjoy capturing the beauty of the night sky by o[...]
New Canon EOS 60Da DSLR Camera For Astronomy Enthusiasts Captures The True Colors Of The Cosmos
New Canon EOS 60Da DSLR Camera For Astronomy Enthusiasts Captures The True Colors Of The CosmosNew Canon EOS 60Da DSLR Camera For Astronomy Enthusiasts Captures The True Colors Of The CosmosNew Canon EOS 60Da DSLR Camera For Astronomy Enthusiasts Captures The True Colors Of The CosmosNew Canon EOS 60Da DSLR Camera For Astronomy Enthusiasts Captures The True Colors Of The CosmosNew Canon EOS 60Da DSLR Camera For Astronomy Enthusiasts Captures The True Colors Of The Cosmos

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FC-R&D releases ZEEP24, a new energy supply system using sunlight, water, and hydrogen

FC-R&D has released ZEEP24, a totally self-sufficient power supply system. ZEEP24 uses natural energy, in the form of sunlight, water, and hydrogen. With this system, electricity is generated during the day using solar panels, and [...]
FC-R&D releases ZEEP24, a new energy supply system using sunlight, water, and hydrogen

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Tokyo University developped New Pigment Makes Tumor Cells Glow Red

Tetsuo Nagano’s group at Tokyo University does research on fluorescent pigments, to analyze the molecules in living cells. In the course of this research, the Group has developed a new red fluorescent pigment, called Tokyo Magent[...]
Tokyo University developped New Pigment Makes Tumor Cells Glow Red

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Spectratech help you Visualizing Brain Activity By Measuring Blood Flow And Oxygen Concentration

The Spectratech OEG-SpO2 is the latest advancement in optical imaging to measure brain function. Hemoglobin transports oxygen from the lungs to the rest of the body, and this device can measure hemoglobin levels in the brain as well as[...]
Spectratech help you Visualizing Brain Activity By Measuring Blood Flow And Oxygen Concentration

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Imec from Mebiol let you grow Plants on thin Films

Mebiol has developed Imec, a technology for growing plants on special films just tens of microns thick, called hydro-membranes. Hydro-membranes make it possible for plants to take up only water and nutrients, without letting harmful ba[...]
Imec from Mebiol let you grow Plants on thin Films

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Japanese scientist found rare earth mineral/element on Pacific Ocean seabed

It seems that China’s monopoly on Rare Earth Mineral/element may hopefully soon be something of the past! According to Reuters, some Japanese scientist has found a heavy concentration (1km2) of rare earth mineral at the bottom (6000m) [...]
Japanese scientist found rare earth mineral/element on Pacific Ocean seabed

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Panasonic Develops Thermoelectric Tubes for Compact Geothermal Electricity Generation and Waste Heat Recovery

Harnessing thermal energy in not something really new, but sadly such thing is still far from being mainframe, but Panasonic announcement may one day change things forever. The concept here is very simple, converting energy from conven[...]
Panasonic Develops Thermoelectric Tubes for Compact Geothermal Electricity Generation and Waste Heat Recovery

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NICT demonstrate Wireless Charging Using A Flexible 2D Communication Sheet

The National Institute of Information and Communications Technology demonstrated an efficient wireless power transmission system using a two-dimensional communication device at Wireless Japan 2011. This system allows devices to be wire[...]
NICT demonstrate Wireless Charging Using A Flexible 2D Communication Sheet

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Totsu Sangyo demonstrate 3D Camera System For Surgery Training

Totsu Sangyo Corporation introduced a tool for surgery training using its Gemelos 3D Base at the Ray Group exhibition. Gemelos 3D Base is a small 3D camera system, using the company’s own design for 3D camera synchronous circuits[...]
Totsu Sangyo demonstrate 3D Camera System For Surgery Training

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Cilium – Robot Hair Interface

The Shunji Yamanaka Research Group at Keio University is doing R&D on an interface that copies the movement of cilium. Cilia are microscopic hairs on the surface of a cell which can react in unison, and are used by some microorgani[...]
Cilium – Robot Hair Interface

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ASIMO to make its St. Louis debut

If you’re a fan of Honda‘s world-renowned advanced humanoid robot ASIMO, which stands for Advanced Step in Innovative Mobility, it will be making its St. Louis debut at the FIRST Championship from April 28-30. At FIRST, ano[...]
ASIMO to make its St. Louis debut

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ZMP Japan releases a new e-Nuvo WHEEL Robot in Japan

ZMP last week introduced in Japan another of its creation: the e-Nuvo WHEEL designed to research as well as physics and engineering students. Made on a simple yet clever design, ZMP new e-Nuvo WHEEL is a compact 50cm tall robot that ca[...]
ZMP Japan releases a new e-Nuvo WHEEL Robot in Japan
ZMP Japan releases a new e-Nuvo WHEEL Robot in JapanZMP Japan releases a new e-Nuvo WHEEL Robot in Japan

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Daito Manabe new crazy Party in Mouth concept

Daito Manabe is a Japanese Genius with a huge G… This young artist, DJ and also Programmer is famous in Japan for his amazing creations as well as being the master behind several stunning commercials for many local and International br[...]
Daito Manabe new crazy Party in Mouth concept

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[Video] TEPIA – Tokyo’s finest Robot & Science museum.

Recently re-open to the public, TEPIA is Tokyo finest museum / memorial on all advance technology and industrial robots. And Since April, TEPIA is holding a very interesting exhibit, named : “Advanced Technology Exhibition Hall” where [...]
[Video] TEPIA – Tokyo’s finest Robot & Science museum.
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SDTV: The Panda Suit

The Japanese Company called Buildup, build a Panda Suit for Tensai Terebikun MAX, a kid TV program aired on NHK. Well what is interesting in this suit is the head of our Panda which receive 14 servo-motor in order to control thinks lik[...]
SDTV: The Panda Suit

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