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Curiosity Rover
Scientists teach an old rover new tricks
Published Jan 31, 2019
Scientists use the rover to collect the first surface gravity measurements on a planet other than Earth
Substance abuse
Missed opportunities in overdose coverage
Published Jan 14, 2019
Only 216 of the 42,500 news reports about Demi Lovato's alleged overdose included mention of national addiction hotline, 1-800-662-HELP
Brain bets
How our brains decide whether to hold 'em or fold 'em
Published Jan 7, 2019
Biomedical engineers discover a "push-pull" dynamic between the brain's hemispheres during high-risk betting

News feeds from around Johns Hopkins

Extreme Makeover: Blue Jay Edition
Published Feb 16, 2019
The Johns Hopkins Blue Jay mascot debuted a new look during a dramatic reveal today at halftime of the men’s lacrosse home opener. With a nod to Hopkins’ excellence in the fields of science and health,... / News from The Johns Hopkins University
Daniel Jacobs Joins YOLA Faculty
Published Feb 16, 2019
Daniel Jacobs (MM ’15, GPD ’17, Viola) joined the teaching artist faculty at Los Angeles Philharmonic’s Youth Orchestra Los Angeles (YOLA) program as a viola teaching artist at the Camino Nuevo... / The Peabody Post
MEDIA ADVISORY: Johns Hopkins to Unveil New, Improved Blue Jay Mascot
Published Feb 15, 2019
The Johns Hopkins University’s Blue Jay mascot will debut a new look during a dramatic reveal Saturday at halftime of the men’s lacrosse home opener. With a nod to Hopkins’ excellence in the fields... / News from The Johns Hopkins University
Denyce Graves on PBS Broadcast
Published Feb 15, 2019
Faculty artist Denyce Graves, soprano, appeared on a PBS Great Performances at the Met. On Friday, February 1, Marnie was broadcast, which featured Ms. Graves as Marnie’s Mother. / The Peabody Post
Peabody Alumni on Grammy-Winning Recording
Published Feb 14, 2019
    Two Peabody alumni were on a Grammy-winning recording. Brian Kay (BM ’13, MM ’15, Lute) and William Simms (MM ’91, Guitar) now perform with Apollo’s Fire, which was featured on... / The Peabody Post
Joel Puckett in Opera News
Published Feb 14, 2019
Chair or Music Theory, Ear Training, and Keyboard Skills Joel Puckett is featured in the March 2019 issue of Opera News for his new opera, The Fix, to premiere with Minnesota Opera on March 16. The article... / The Peabody Post
Astrophysicist Brice Ménard receives President’s Frontier Award
Published Feb 13, 2019
Many astronomy researchers benefit from sky surveys containing millions of stars and galaxies observed by telescopes. But Brice Ménard’s colleagues say his imagination and insight make him particularly... / News from The Johns Hopkins University
Dangerous School Commutes Lead to Student Absenteeism
Published Feb 13, 2019
The more crime that occurs along a student’s way to school, the higher the likelihood that student will be absent, Johns Hopkins University researchers found. / News from The Johns Hopkins University
Longtime Federal Policy Expert Joins JHU
Published Feb 13, 2019
Cybele Bjorklund, a longtime federal health policy leader, has been appointed vice president for federal strategy, a new position for Johns Hopkins University and Medicine. She joins the university March... / News from The Johns Hopkins University
Safe Consumption Sites: Study Identifies Policy Change Strategies and Challenges
Published Feb 13, 2019
A new qualitative study from the Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health identifies several key lessons from early efforts to establish sanctioned safe consumption sites in five U.S. communities. / Public Health News Headlines from Johns Hopkins