Image: NASA/Johns Hopkins University Applied Physics Laboratory/Southwest Research Institute Smog getting you down? Consider this: even Pluto has got that! Scientists stitched together images from the Long Range Reconnaissance Imager (LORRI) from NASA's New Horizons spacecraft when it was about 120,000 miles (200,000 kilometers) away from Pluto. Show More Summary
Researchers from Johns Hopkins University believe this unusual situation is the result of the almost unfathomable energy released when two black holes collided. The post Hubble spots rogue supermassive black hole ejected from its galaxy appeared first on ExtremeTech.
SO SHE’S LIKE A GIRL-VERSION OF BEN CARSON: New Role Model Alert: This Is Johns Hopkins’ First Black Female Neurosurgery Resident. Have you noticed the press holding Ben Carson up as a role model much?
Random, unpredictable DNA 'mistakes' account for almost two thirds of the mutations in cancers, according to the Johns Hopkins Kimmel Cancer Center.
(University of Florida) The majority of dengue virus infections appear to happen very close to home and are transmitted from the same family of mosquitoes, suggests new research led by the University of Florida and the Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health.
When Nancy Abu-Bonsrah matched for a spot in Johns Hopkins School of Medicine’s neurological surgery program, she made history.
(Johns Hopkins University Bloomberg School of Public Health) Transmission of the mosquito-borne dengue virus appears to be largely driven by infections centered in and around the home, with the majority of cases related to one another...Show More Summary
(Johns Hopkins Medicine) Johns Hopkins Kimmel Cancer Center scientists report data from a new study providing evidence that random, unpredictable DNA copying 'mistakes' account for nearly two-thirds of the mutations that cause cancer. Their research is grounded on a novel mathematical model based on DNA sequencing and epidemiologic data from around the world.
(Johns Hopkins Medicine) In a first-of-its-kind study published in the March 1, 2017 edition of Molecular Therapy, researchers from the National Institute on Deafness and Other Communication Disorders (NIDCD) and Johns Hopkins University...Show More Summary
#Blackgirlmagic! Nancy Abu-Bonsrah Becomes First Black Female Johns Hopkins Neurosurgeon Resident A black female med school grad is making waves for her history-making accomplishment. Nancy Abu-Bonsrah has become the first black female resident of Johns Hopkins School of Medicine’s neurosurgical
New role model alert.
People who lose a partner to suicide are at increased risk for a number of mental and physical disorders, including cancer, depression, herniated discs and mood disorders than those in the general population, new Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health research suggests.
(Johns Hopkins University Bloomberg School of Public Health) People who lose a partner to suicide are at increased risk for a number of mental and physical disorders, including cancer, depression, herniated discs and mood disorders than those in the general population, new Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health research suggests.
Neurosurgery resident Nancy Abu-Bonsrah has made medical history. As of March 17, which this year was “Match Day” in the medical community, Abu-Bonsrah is set to become the first black woman to be trained as a neurosurgeon at Johns Hopkins...Show More Summary
Johns Hopkins University scientist Kirby Runyon wants to make one thing clear: Regardless of what one prestigious scientific organization says to the contrary, Pluto is a planet. So, he says, is Europa, commonly known as a moon of Jupiter, and...
Johns Hopkins University scientist Kirby Runyon wants to make one thing clear: Regardless of what one prestigious scientific organization says to the contrary, Pluto is a planet. So is Europa, commonly known as a moon of Jupiter, and...Show More Summary
By Anne Lepesant on SwimSwam Johns Hopkins senior Evan Holder took down the oldest Division III record in the books on Thursday. Read the full story on SwimSwam: Evan Holder Gets Both 200 Free Meet Record and D3 Record This Time
By Anne Lepesant on SwimSwam Evan Holder of Johns Hopkins set the meet record in the 200 free with 1:36.67 in prelims. He has another shot at the Division III national record, which he missed by.04, in finals. Read the full story on SwimSwam: Evan Holder’s 1:36.67 in Prelims Breaks D3 Meet Record in 200 Free
(Johns Hopkins Medicine) A new study in mice reveals that eosinophils, a type of disease-fighting white blood cell, appear to be at least partly responsible for the progression of heart muscle inflammation to heart failure in mice.