In response to a pressing need for more ventilators to treat critically ill COVID-19 patients, a team led by Johns Hopkins University engineers is developing and prototyping a 3D-printed splitter that will allow a single ventilator to treat...
2-Apr-2020 9:00 AM EDT Add to Favorites
Think your daily coffee, boutique gym membership and airport lounge access cost a lot? There may be an additional, hidden cost to those luxuries of urban living, says a new Johns Hopkins University study: more flooding.
For every percentage point...
5-Mar-2020 10:00 AM EST Add to Favorites
Launching no earlier than March 6 at 11:50 PM EST, the Johns Hopkins University will send heart muscle tissues, contained in a specially-designed tissue chip the size of a small cellphone, up to the microgravity environment of the International...
4-Mar-2020 1:45 PM EST Add to Favorites
Snakes live in diverse environments ranging from unbearably hot deserts to lush tropical forests, where they slither up trees, rocks and shrubbery every day. By studying how these serpents move, Johns Hopkins engineers have created a snake robot...
12-Feb-2020 2:35 PM EST Add to Favorites
Researchers investigating the drug prescription response to a “superbug” enzyme that renders bacteria resistant to antibiotics are available to discuss why such resistance is posing a growing risk during pandemics such as the current...
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Mixing drinking water with chlorine, the United States’ most common method of disinfecting drinking water, creates previously unidentified toxic byproducts, says Carsten Prasse from Johns Hopkins University and his collaborators from the...
28-Jan-2020 3:00 PM EST Add to Favorites
Deep in our Milky Way galaxy’s center, a candy cane emerges as the centerpiece of a new, colorful composite image from a NASA camera, just in time for the holidays.
18-Dec-2019 1:00 PM EST Add to Favorites
Johns Hopkins engineers have created a new lens-free ultra-miniaturized endoscope, the size of a few human hairs in width, that is less bulky and can produce higher quality images.
6-Dec-2019 8:50 AM EST Add to Favorites
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Robots vs. #COVID19: @JohnsHopkins expert available to discuss how robots may soon be used to disinfect operating rooms, resume manufacturing, take temperatures and more.
25-Mar-2020 2:00 PM EDT
A silver lining of social distancing and quarantine? Better air quality. @HopkinsEngineer has an expert on atmospheric air pollution who can discuss how and to what extent social distancing and quarantine measures affect air pollution.
19-Mar-2020 9:50 AM EDT
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Experts Available to Discuss Improving Rapid Detection Of and Response to Viruses Before They Become Pandemics.
12-Feb-2020 1:55 PM EST
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'There's a history in North America of racism towards Asian communities during a disease outbreak,' says @JohnsHopkins University professor Ho-Fung Hung #coronavirus
3-Feb-2020 2:55 PM EST
Just how accurate is Punxsutawney Phil in predicting the weather? @JohnsHopkins has a math professor willing to chat the shadowy stats of #GroundhogDay.
30-Jan-2020 10:45 AM EST
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