APL in the News Archive

2016

Kansan Launches Space Career, Spacecraft Through Solar System Past Pluto (Topeka Capital-Journal, December 30, 2016)

Johns Hopkins, APL to Partner with Facebook’s R&D Team (Baltimore Business Journal, December 28, 2016)

NASA’s Europa Lander May Drill to Find Pristine Samples on Icy Moon (Space.com, December 26, 2016)

Imaging the Near-Earth Space Environment (SPIE News, December 20, 2016)

Data from New Horizons Reveal Pluto and Charon Are Anything But Dead Balls of Rock (JHU Hub, December 20, 2016)

How to Make Donald Trump’s Phone Safe (Defense One, December 16, 2016)

Watch These Self-Driving Boats Get in Formation (Technical.ly Baltimore, December 14, 2016)

New Amputation Procedure Offers Promise (CNN, November 22, 2016)

ActiveCyber Interview with Mr. Curtis Dukes – Deputy National Manager for National Security Systems at NSA (ActiveCyber.net, November 15, 2016)

NASA to Launch ‘Swarms’ of Small, Earth-Observing Satellites (Space.com, November 8, 2016)

Why is Pluto ‘Leaking’ X-Rays? Astronomers Baffled by Emissions from the Dwarf Planet (Daily Mail, November 7, 2016)

15 Months Later, Last of New Horizons Data from Pluto Reaches Earth (WJZ-TV Baltimore, October 31, 2016)

How NASA Got Every Last Piece of Pluto Data Down from New Horizons (Wired, October 31, 2016)

Future Asteroid Miners Seek Solid Space Rock Plan (Seeker, October 27, 2016)

Icy Heart Could Be Key to Pluto’s Strange Geology (Nature, October 21, 2016)

Keep Calm and Go to Pluto (Design News, October 18, 2016)

Brain Implant Restores Sense of Touch to Paralyzed Man (NPR, October 12, 2016)

On 110th birthday, Prof. C.K. Jen Gets a Hometown Honor (Asia Times, October 7, 2016)

Elon Musk’s Path to Mars Begins with Red Dragon (Science, September 27, 2016)

Hubble Telescope Zooms in on Comet’s Death Throes (Scientific American, September 19, 2016)

Brain-Machine Interfaces Could Redefine “Disability” (Washington Post Live [video], September 16, 2016)

Pluto Has a Comet-Like Tail, X-Rays (Forbes, September 14, 2016)

Successful F-35, SM-6 Live Fire Test Points to Expansion in NIFC-CA, Networked Naval Warfare (USNI News, September 13, 2016)

US Navy’s New Super Stealth Destroyer Zumwalt Prepares to Test Weapons Systems (The National Interest, September 5, 2016)

Giant Ice Volcano Spotted on Dwarf Planet Ceres (Nature, September 1, 2016)

ECBC Tests Chemical, Biological Sensor Integration in Utah Desert (U.S. Army news, August 31, 2016)

Tech Leaders Speak at Think Big Festival (Coeur d’Alene Press, August 28, 2016)

Zika Is Just the First Front in the 21st-Century Biowar (Foreign Policy, August 24, 2016)

Watch This Mind-Controlled Bionic Arm Touch and Feel (Motherboard, August 18, 2016)

We’re About to Get Prosthetics That Can Not Only Move for You but Feel for You (Quartz, August 18, 2016)

NASA to Map Asteroid Bennu from the Ground Up (Space Daily, August 15, 2016)

Van Allen Probes Catch Rare Glimpse of Supercharged Radiation Belt (Science Daily, August 15, 2016)

Newest P-8A Poseidon Upgrade Includes ‘Minotaur’ Software (FlightGlobal, August 11, 2016)

SpectraRep Honored by Homeland Security for Collaboration (Government Security News, August 10, 2016)

Pluto Mission Manager Talks Pluto Fly-By, Space Exploration (Wisconsin Public Radio, August 9, 2016)

Nonprofit Champions Against Cancer Works to Help Kids of Cancer Patients (Howard Magazine/The Baltimore Sun, August 3, 2016)

Martian Gully Theory Doesn’t Hold Water, Study Finds (Los Angeles Times, July 29, 2016)

Troubled Japanese Space Agency Seeks Fresh Start (Nature, July 29, 2016)

Ama Romaine Named General Counsel at Johns Hopkins Applied Physics Laboratory (Inside Counsel, July 25, 2016)

Should We Be Protecting Historic Sites in Space? (PRI/Science Friday, July 24, 2016)

Next-Generation Prosthetics Aim to Rewire the Brain and the Body (STAT, July 13, 2016)

Tiny Microchips Enable Extreme Science (NASA News, July 12, 2016)

Hopkins Scientists Helping Juno Mission Explore Mysteries of Jupiter’s Auroras, Magnetic Field (The Baltimore Sun, July 8, 2016)

NATO Takes Over U.S.-Built Aegis Ashore Missile Shield, Amid Russian Suspicion (Reuters, July 8, 2016)

Air and Missile Defense Radar Being Readied for Tests (Defense News, July 7, 2016)

Johns Hopkins Develops IRiS Remote Control Inspection System (Railway Gazette, July 7, 2016)

Dept. of Justice Wants Drones to Try Reconstructing Car Crashes (Nextgov, July 5, 2016)

Destination Jupiter: What to Expect During the Juno Mission (WBFF-TV, July 5, 2016)

Juno’s Triumphant Night (The Atlantic, July 5, 2016)

The Arc Honors APL, Others for Championing People with Disabilities (The Business Monthly, July 5, 2016)

NASA’s Juno and JEDI Prepare to Unlock the Mysteries of Jupiter (Phys.org, July 1, 2016)

Hoyos Labs Names Dr. John Callahan as Chief Technology Officer (PR Newswire, June 30, 2016)

Johns Hopkins APL’s Instrument Aboard Lockheed-Built Spacecraft Seeks to Study Jupiter’s Aurora Formation (ExecutiveBiz, June 30, 2016)

Researchers Make Drones Crash on Purpose to Expose Design Flaws (Claims Journal, June 28, 2016)

Present Day Pluto Likely Has Subsurface Ocean; Moons Covered in Water Ice (Spaceflight Insider, June 23, 2016)

Johns Hopkins APL Invests in Sensor R&D Project to Provide Tactical Data for Submariners (ExecutiveBiz, June 22, 2016)

New Stamps Commemorate APL Space Missions to Pluto, Mercury (JHU Hub, June 13, 2016)

MDA Optimizing Aegis for New Air and Missile Defense Radar-Equipped Flight III Destroyers (Inside Defense, June 8, 2016)

Johns Hopkins APL to Use Virtual Reality for Prosthetics Education of Wounded Warriors’ Children (ExecutiveBiz, June 7, 2016)

Morristown-Beard School in Team Morris Township Wins CRISM/Mars Science Competition (Morris NewsBee, June 4, 2016)

To Protect Soldiers From Bombs, Military Scientists Build a Better Dummy (The New York Times, May 30, 2016)

Standard Missile-3 (SM-3) Block IB Threat Upgrade Guided Missile Tested (U.S. Navy YouTube channel, May 29, 2016)

Security Expert Speaks at Memorial Day Service (The Daily Item, May 29, 2016)

Who ‘Created’ Planetary Science? (Air & Space, May 25, 2016)

Figuring York County: Think Your Commute Is Long? Ask Folks from Shrewsbury (York Daily Record, May 23, 2016)

View from Mars Hill: Celebrated Space Scientist to Speak at Lowell Gala (Arizona Daily Sun, May 21, 2016)

Powerful Pitches: Sailors Share Ideas to Improve Navy during S&T Challenge (Navy News Service, May 20, 2016)

Aegis BMD System Completes Successful Tracking of Medium-Range Ballistic Missile Target (Missile Defense Agency News, May 17, 2016)

CNO: US Navy Needs Foreign Help Against Russia, China, ISIS, Iran (Defense One, May 15, 2016)

Aegis Ashore Certified for Operations (CNN, May 12, 2016)

Book Review: Thomas Jefferson and the Tripoli Pirates (Center for International Maritime Security, May 12, 2016)

DARPA’s Mind-Controlled Robotic Arm Does Everything (Army News Service, May 11, 2016)

Award-Winning Student Sara Kouroupis Encourages Girls to Follow STEM Passions (U.S. News & World Report, May 10, 2016)

Gorgeous New Mercury Maps Showcase Planet’s Striking Features (Space.com, May 9, 2016)

Navy’s New Jammer Passes Critical Design Review: SEWIP Block III  (Breaking Defense, May 9, 2016)

Mercury Is About to Pass in Front of the Sun, and It Should Be Incredible to Watch (The Washington Post, May 6, 2016)

New Horizons Sets Sights on Next Target, a Mysterious Object at Solar System's Edge (The Baltimore Sun, May 6, 2016)

Innovative Approach Leads to Textbook, and Increased Productivity, at APL (The Business Monthly, May 2, 2016)

Q&A with American Industrial Hygiene Association President Daniel H. Anna (EHS Today, April 29, 2016)

No Wall, But More High-Tech Gear, Fencing Sought by U.S. Border Agents (Reuters, April 28, 2016)

U.S. Missile Defense Agency’s Hosted Payload Delayed Until Mid-2017 (SpaceNews, April 21, 2016)

8 Cyber Security Technologies DHS Is Trying to Commercialize (Network World, April 15, 2016)

NASA Exposes Students to Out-of-this-World Experience (WBAL-TV, April 15, 2016)

The Johns Hopkins University Applied Physics Laboratory Honored by Department of Defense for Extraordinary Support (Employer Support of the Guard and Reserve, April 14, 2016)

MDA Putting New, Distributed Sensor Network on Orbit for Kill Assessment Experiment (Inside Defense, April 13, 3016)

How Biology Is Inspiring the Next Generation of Cybersecurity (Gigaom, April 12, 2016)

Carroll County 8th Graders Get Hands-on Experience as Engineers (WMAR-TV2, April 8, 2016)

Credential Exchange Enabled on DHS Info Sharing Network (GCN, April 8, 2016)

MSP Trains Next Generation of Bomb-Sniffing Dogs (WBAL-TV, March 31, 2016)

Rover Reveals Puzzling Sand Dunes on Mars (Science, March 30, 2016)

The NATO Conversation We Should Be Having (CNN, March 25, 2016)

Flying Drone Can Hide Underwater for Months Like a Nuclear Submarine (Gizmodo, March 18, 2016)

What We’ve Learned About Pluto (The New York Times, March 17, 2016)

NASA Selects Proposals to Build Better Solar Technologies for Deep Space Missions (NASA, March 14, 2016)

Scientist Alice Bowman: ‘I Never Felt Limited in What I Could Do’ (Australian Financial Review, March 11, 2016)

In the Age of Cybercrime, the Best Insurance May Be Analog (Bloomberg, March 10, 2016)

Scientists Reveal the Secret Behind Mercury’s Unusually Dark Surface (The Washington Post, March 7, 2016)

Naval EOD School Gets SMART (U.S. Navy News, March 4, 2016)

APL Named One of World’s Most Innovative Companies in Healthcare (Fast Company, March 2016)

Glenwood Middle School Students Get Look Inside NASA Mission (The Baltimore Sun, February 29, 2016)

Hopkins Program Uses STEM to Teach Space to Middle Schoolers (WJZ-TV, February 26, 2016)

Data Downlink (Johns Hopkins Engineering magazine, Winter 2016)

This High-Tech Prosthetic Works with a Game-Controller Sold on Amazon (Fast Company/Exist, January 29, 2016)

DHS S&T Twitter Chat Details Datacasting Pilots (Mission Critical Communications, January 28, 2016)

Researchers Use Myo Muscle-Sensing Wearable for Prosthetics (Engadget, January 18, 2016)

A Titanium Arm From Hopkins Is Almost Better Than The Real Thing (Baltimore Fishbowl, January 13, 2016)

Groundbreaking Prosthetic Attaches to Implant in Patient’s Bone (Daily Mail, January 13, 2016)

Researchers Advance Autonomous ISR Technology (AFCEA Signal, January 1, 2016)