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2014 Press Releases

12-24-14Innovative Use of Pressurant Extends MESSENGER’s Mission, Enables Collection of New Data

12-16-14Amputee Makes History with APL’s Modular Prosthetic Limb

12-10-14Johns Hopkins Applied Physics Laboratory Reports Record Year for Technology Transfer Efforts

12-08-14New Research Offers Explanation for Titan Sand Dune Mystery

12-08-14On Pluto’s Doorstep, NASA’s New Horizons Spacecraft Awakens for Encounter

11-13-14New Horizons Set to Wake Up for Pluto Encounter

11-06-14What ‘Belted’ Asteroid Vesta?

10-27-14First Images of a Comet From a Stratospheric Balloon

10-24-14Image From Mars-Orbiting Spectrometer Shows Comet’s Coma

10-15-14Hubble Finds Potential Kuiper Belt Targets for New Horizons

10-15-14MESSENGER Provides First Optical Images of Ice Near Mercury’s North Pole

10-14-14Dept. of Justice Establishes National Criminal Justice Technology Center at Johns Hopkins APL

10-07-14APL Engineer Named First Recipient of New Heinlein Award

09-30-14NASA’s BOPPS Collects ‘An Awesome Dataset’

09-25-14NASA’s BOPPS Planetary Science Balloon Mission Launches

09-23-14APL Researchers Find That “Space Bubbles” May Have Aided Enemy in Fatal Afghan Battle

09-17-14APL’s IT and Analytics Expertise Strengthens Disease Surveillance

09-10-14Society of Hispanic Professional Engineers Recognizes APL’s Miller as a STAR

09-08-14Europa’s Shifting Surface

08-28-14APL Staff Members Receive Women of Color Technology Awards

08-25-14NASA’s New Horizons Spacecraft Crosses Neptune’s Orbit En Route to Historic Pluto Encounter

08-21-14Test Demonstrates Standard Missile-6 Effectiveness and Versatility

08-01-14MESSENGER Team Celebrates 10th Anniversary of Launch

07-03-14Donna Gregg Selected to Lead Asymmetric Operations at Johns Hopkins Applied Physics Laboratory

06-04-14Maria Cimilluca Named Head of Plant Engineering Services

06-03-14APL Instrument to Fly on First NASA-Funded Virgin Galactic Spaceflight

05-19-14Christine Fox Returns to Johns Hopkins Applied Physics Lab as Assistant Director for Policy and Analysis

05-01-14APL Recognizes Top Inventions, Researchers and Publications

04-22-14Johns Hopkins APL Modular Prosthetic Limb to Be Exhibited at USA Science and Engineering Festival

04-22-14MESSENGER Completes Its 3,000th Orbit of Mercury, Sets Mark for Closest Approach

04-07-14Johns Hopkins APL College Prep Program Earns Howard County Volunteer of the Year Honors

03-27-14Johns Hopkins APL Hosts Baltimore/Washington D.C. Space Apps Challenge

03-19-14College Teams Defend Against Professional Hackers in “Operation Cyber Blizzard” at Johns Hopkins APL

03-18-14Solar Probe Plus Moves into Advanced Development

02-25-14Johns Hopkins APL to Host “Girl Power” STEM Event on March 9

02-12-14First Global Geologic Map of Largest Moon in the Solar System Details an Icy World

02-04-14Johns Hopkins APL Names Dick Weaver Chief Security Officer

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