Press Releases

2008
2009/11/30
Extensive population of a “rare” scaly-foot gastropod discovered
2009/11/20
Arctic Ocean is becoming Less Favourable for Calcifying Organisms
-Impacts of Ocean Acidification and Sea Ice Melt-
2009/11/18
The 12th “Draw Your Dreams of the Ocean on a Postcard” Contest
2009/11/10
Symposium on “Climate Variations in Southern Africa and Roles of Subtropical Oceans”
2009/10/30
GODAC to Host Open House to Offer Science Wonders of Earth and Ocean
2009/10/20
Seventh Earth Simulator Symposium
- Ushering into a New Era of Computer Simulations -
2009/10/13
Open House of Yokohama Institute for Earth Sciences
2009/10/09
Integrated Ocean Drilling Program (IODP) Nankai Trough Seismogenic Zone Experiment (NanTroSEIZE)
Deep-Sea Drilling Vessel CHIKYU Successfully Completes Expedition 322 “Subduction Inputs”
2009/10/06
Earth Simulator Industrial Use Symposium 2009
2009/09/25
Deep-Sea Drilling Vessel CHIKYU
Open for Public at Shingu Port
2009/09/03
Integrated Ocean Drilling Program (IODP) Nankai Trough Seismogenic Zone Experiment (NanTroSEIZE)
Deep-Sea Drilling Vessel CHIKYU Successfully Completes Expedition 319
2009/08/07
Atmospheric NO2 levels in China Reach Record High in 2007 and 2008
- Continuous Increase Since 1996 May Be Affecting Air Quality in Japan -
2009/08/06
World’s First: Innovative Beam-Steering Synthetic Aperture Sonar Proves High Performance at Sea
- Enhancing Efficient Ocean Surveys and Homegrown Technology Development -
2009/07/30
Integrated Ocean Drilling Program (IODP)
Nankai Trough Seismogenic Zone Experiment (NanTroSEIZE) Expedition 319
CHIKYU Reports Successful Completion of Riser Drilling Operations—
2009/07/29
2009 Symposium of the Innovative Program of Climate Change Projection for the 21st Century
- Living in the Era of Drastic Climate Change -
2009/07/24
Fifth Seminar in the Series of
“Ocean and Earth Institute”
- Unveiling the Wonders of the Deep Sea -
2009/07/08
Public Open Day for R/V KAIREI and Mutsu Institute
2009/07/02
JAMSTEC 6th Annual Public Symposium in the Series of
"Global Environment"
"Ocean Acidification – Impact on Ecosystems -"
2009/06/30
"NATSUSHIMA" and "HYPER DOLPHIN"
Open for Public in Nago, Okinawa
2009/06/26
Integrated Ocean Drilling Program (IODP)
Nankai Trough Seismogenic Zone Experiment (NanTroSEIZE) Expedition 319
—Deep-Sea Drilling Vessel Chikyu Starts Riser Drilling—
2009/06/15
JAMSTEC Researchers Achieve 300km-Horizontal Acoustic Communication in Deep Ocean
2009/06/04
Earth Simulator Achieves High Performance on LINPACK Benchmark
2009/06/02
limate Simulations Reveal Impact of Agricultural Development in Pre-Industrial Period
~Increased Land Cover during18th-19th Centuries led to Substantial Decrease in Asian Monsoon Rainfall~
2009/05/29
First Evidence for Slab Tearing Associated with Slab Stagnation in the Mantle Transition Zone
2009/05/25
JAMSTEC Launches Integrated Online Data-system on Marine Species and Habitat Distribution
~Aiming to Facilitate Biodiversity Research~
2009/04/20
Deep-Sea Drilling Vessel CHIKYU
2009 IODP Nankai Trough Seismogenic Zone Experiment (NanTroSEIZE)
2009/04/13
JAMSTEC Achieves World’s First High Data Rate Transmission via ARGOS-3
~Opens New Avenues for Science including Climate Research ~
2009/04/02
Reduced Arctic Sea Ice Hinders Accurate Climate Monitoring
- Impact of Depleted Arctic Drifting Buoy Network -
2009/04/01
JAMSTEC and JCAC Partnership for Analytical Research
2009/02/10
The “BLUE EARTH ‘09” Presenting the Results of Researches Utilizing Research Vessels
2009/02/10
The Deep-sea Drilling Vessel Chikyu Repair Work Status and Future Plan
2009/01/29
The Fourth Seminar in the Series of “Ocean and Earth Institute” Presents “Wonders of the Deep Sea”