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Scientists develop more durable lithium-ion battery
Published July 20, 2018
Applied Physics Lab researchers help create breakthrough cuttable, flexible, submersible battery / Applied Physics Laboratory
Planetary science
From comets come planets
Published July 20, 2018
Planetary scientist at the Applied Physics Lab finds evidence of planetary formation in other solar systems
Giving 'RISE' to budding lab engineers
Published July 20, 2018
Internship program gives undergrads the experience of working in the lab at the Applied Physics Laboratory
In case of emergency, just add water
Published July 20, 2018
Therapeutics in powder form could change how medicines are stored, transported in adverse conditions / Applied Physics Laboratory
Former deputy defense secretary joins APL
Published July 20, 2018
Robert Work, who brings expertise in artificial intelligence and human–machine collaboration, named senior fellow
Cassini plummets into Saturn's atmosphere
Published July 20, 2018 Video
Spacecraft, with instrument designed and built in part at Applied Physics Lab, revolutionized our understanding of ringed planet
Polar energy
Jupiter auroras present powerful mystery
Published July 20, 2018
APL-built instrument aboard NASA's Juno spacecraft observes significant particle energy that behaves in surprising ways
Pack the sunblock
Published Fall 2017
The Parker Solar Probe, a mission first proposed in 1958, will use Whiting School heat shield and APL mission control to unlock the mysteries of the sun / Johns Hopkins Magazine
APL demonstrates high-bandwidth communications capability for ships
Published July 20, 2018
Free space optical system could provide alternative to traditional radio frequency system
Space exploration
Dragonfly effect
Published July 20, 2018
APL proposal would use drone technology to explore possibility of life on Saturn's largest moon, Titan