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Denevi, Armiger Earn Top Scientist

Denevi, Armiger Earn Top Scientist, Engineer Honors from Maryland Academy of Sciences
The Maryland Academy of Sciences named Brett Denevi and Robert Armiger Outstanding Young Scientist and Outstanding Young Engineer during a ceremony Nov. 18 at the Maryland Science Center in Baltimore.
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How Can Technology Improve School Safety?
APL is leading a National Institute of Justice study to examine how technology is used to prevent and respond to criminal violence in K–12 schools.
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New Horizon's Kuiper Belt Maneuvers

NASA's New Horizons Completes Record-Setting Kuiper Belt Targeting Maneuvers
New Horizons performed the last in a series of four targeting maneuvers that set it on course for a potential January 2019 encounter with Kuiper Belt Object 2014 MU69.
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Mistra Moazami and Joe Schissler

Unplanned Volunteerism Has Unexpected APL Connection
When Mistra Moazami began to help her son with volunteering options, she never imagined she would end up assisting Joe Schissler, a long-time APL staff member working to overcome an accident that took his sight.
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APL Plays Key Role in Successful Aegis Ballistic Missile Defense System Test
APL researchers played a key role in the successful completion of a Standard Missile-3 (SM-3) Block IIA flight test in cooperation with the U.S. Missile Defense Agency (MDA) and industry partners.
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