With hysteria rampant on Chinese social media following the release of ALPS treated water at Fukushima, we tackle some of the science behind Japan’s decision.
Countermeasures must be updated to reflect new discoveries, including the risks of an unknown megathrust earthquake in Kanto that could trigger a giant tsunami.
Lunar robot SORA-Q incorporates ideas drawn from toy development, enabling it to maneuver in two distinct modes during locomotion on the surface of the moon.
Cancer is still the largest single cause of death for Japanese, accounting for about one in four deaths. Genome therapy hopes to help more patients recover.
Japan wouldn't have awarded Anthony Fauci anything had it checked his poor track record, including approving gain-of-function research funding for a Wuhan lab.
A research team in Japan is studying the proliferation of red snow, caused by a type of algae, to predict future impacts on glacial melting amid...
China has a chokehold on access to rare earth minerals used in technologies such as EV engines. These new alternatives will provide welcome supply chain relief.
Some of Shohei Ohtani's pitches are famously difficult to hit, but his sweeper is truly unique. Researchers used the Fugaku supercomputer to learn how it works.
Iwaya Inc aims to take travelers to the stratosphere on balloons by 2023. By lowering costs, it hopes to achieve its ultimate mission of democratizing space.
Japan is working to reduce emissions of the powerful greenhouse gas methane using newly discovered bacteria believed to help reduce the gas in cow burps.
Dr Hama lays out the potential benefits and cautions surrounding CRISPR gene editing, noting the challenges it still faces for use in fighting human diseases.
A Japanese research team has found a way to improve genome editing, but complex regulations hinder Japanese technology from reaching the clinical stage.