February 10, 2016
A unique characteristic of the atmospheric structure observed in the Venusian is the cold polar vortex surrounding the warmer polar vortex. A large scale numerical simulations of the Venus climate successfully elucidated the formation mechanism of this unique structure.
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December 9, 2015
of Space Science
February 3, 2016
JAXA International Top Young Fellow
The stars are parts of our lives much more than we realize. Essentially, everything that is around us – and in us – was forged a long time ago inside a stellar furnace. All of the chemical elements that are heavier than carbon, the oxygen we breathe, the silicon that makes up the sand on the beach, all originate during the life cycle of stars...