Scientists: 1st stars in universe likely 100 times heavier than sun
Astronomers have discovered that extremely large stars, more than 100 times heavier than our solar system's sun, may have been among those born immediately after the creation of the ...
Defense Ministry reveals prototype of first Japanese stealth fighter
The Defense Ministry released images of a homegrown experimental combat plane designed to be Japan's first stealth fighter.
The International Space Station (Provided by NASA)
Researchers breed mice from sperm stored in space, paving way for...
Japanese scientists said they have produced the world’s first baby mice from sperm stored in outer space, a breakthrough that increases the chances of raising animals in space.
Telescope tunnel built in quest to prove Einstein's space-time...
Scientists withdraw report on simpler stem cells
Daichi-2 satellite captures detailed images of mudslide damage on...
Young people in Madrid use the Line app to arrange their schedules. (Isabel Contreras)
Line messaging app approaches 500 million users
In just three years, Line Corp. has neared the 500-million mark for registered users of its free call and messaging app, thanks in part to a surge in popularity in Spain, the company said.
Former automotive engineer designs more user friendly wheelchair
Giant globe in Miyagi shows real-time view of Earth from space
Nissan to market its first self-driving cars by end of 2016
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Scientists aiming for method that will detect 13 types of cancer...
Researchers said they are developing a method that will enable the early detection of 13 common types of cancer from just one blood test.
Researchers creating see-through recording system for surgeries
Scientists create cancer stem cells with iPS cell-based technology
Tokyo hospital gave 16 children excessive doses of anesthetic...
Stalagmites containing coral fragments in a limestone cave on Nagashima island in Nago, Okinawa Prefecture (Satoru Sekiguchi)
Rare coral-encrusted stalagmites discovered near proposed air base ...
NAGO, Okinawa Prefecture--Researchers have found rare stalagmites containing coral fragments in a cave off Cape Henoko, where the government plans to relocate an air base from another part of this southernmost prefecture.
Pesky starfish that preys on corals gets new life as veggie...
Global warming blamed for shrinking Ayu trout
Relocation of Futenma airbase could wipe out bay full of unknown...

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