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Observing a one-star meal
Published Sept 29, 2016
Scientists find new ways to track stars eaten by black holes, promising to help paint a clearer picture of this cosmic phenomenon
Heart health
A healing light?
Published Sept 29, 2016 Video
In lab test, researchers stop lethal heart arrhythmias with gentle light—not harsh electric shocks
Bat behavior
Kill them with cute
Published Sept 29, 2016 Video
A bat's head and ear movements sync with the animal's sonar to help it hunt, study finds

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Fungus Makes Mosquitoes Much More Likely To Become Infected With Malaria
Published Sept 29, 2016
Researchers at the Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health have identified a fungus that compromises the immune system of mosquitoes, making them more susceptible to infection with the parasite... / Public Health News Headlines from Johns Hopkins
When Washington Doesn’t Get America
Published Sept 29, 2016
Washington doesn’t think very highly of the American people, concludes a yearlong Johns Hopkins University study of 850 non-elected officials working in the nation’s capital. / News from The Johns Hopkins University
Scientists’ Finding Supports Moon Creation Hypothesis
Published Sept 29, 2016
New research led by Johns Hopkins University scientists argues that a layer of iron and other elements deep under ground is the evidence scientists have long been seeking to support the hypothesis that... / News from The Johns Hopkins University
MEDIA ADVISORY: JHU Forums on Race in America Continue
Published Sept 29, 2016
JHU Forums on Race in America return for the 2016-17 academic year with a panel discussion, “The Next 50 years: Black Power’s Afterlife and the Struggle for Social Justice,” featuring writer and... / News from The Johns Hopkins University
MEDIA ADVISORY: Johns Hopkins Prepares for Annual Day of Baltimore Service
Published Sept 29, 2016
Planting, weeding and making lunches for the homeless. These are just some of the ways more than 1,000 Johns Hopkins University students, faculty and staff will try to help the city on Saturday, Sept.... / News from The Johns Hopkins University
Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health Awarded $95 Million NIH Grant
Published Sept 29, 2016
The NIH has awarded Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, along with the research firm RTI International, a 7-year, $95 million grant to analyze the data from its new Environmental Influences... / Public Health News Headlines from Johns Hopkins
The Surprising Thing Blind People Doing Math Reveals About the Brain
Published Sept 29, 2016
Human babies and even animals have a basic number sense that many believe evolves from seeing the world and trying to quantify all the sights. But vision has nothing to do with it – Johns Hopkins University... / News from The Johns Hopkins University
Female Sex Hormone May Protect Women From Worst Effects of the Flu
Published Sept 29, 2016
Progesterone, found in most forms of hormone-based birth control, shows promise in reducing inflammation and promoting faster lung repair / Public Health News Headlines from Johns Hopkins
Scientists Find New Ways to Track Stars Eaten by Black Holes
Published Sept 29, 2016
Research led by Johns Hopkins University astrophysicists using information from a NASA space telescope breaks new ground in ways to observe a star swallowed by a black hole, promising to help paint a more... / News from The Johns Hopkins University
Johns Hopkins University and Michael R. Bloomberg Launch the Bloomberg American Health Initiative
Published Sept 29, 2016
$300 million gift from Michael R. Bloomberg to transform approach to tackling major domestic health issues / Public Health News Headlines from Johns Hopkins
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