Saturday, Jan 28, 2023

Johns Hopkins University


11-year-old Indian-American girl declared one of brightest students in world

August 03, 2021 11:28 am

New Jersey student Natasha Peri has been honoured for her exceptional performance on the SAT, ACT, or similar assessment, taken as part of the Johns Hopkins Center for Talented Youth (CTY) Talent Search.

Vaccine effort turns into slog as infectious variant spreads in US

June 17, 2021 10:24 am

While two of the states slammed hardest by the disaster, California and New York, celebrated their reopenings this week with fireworks and a multimillion-dollar drawing, hospitalizations in parts of Missouri are surging and cases are rising sharply in Texas.

Johns Hopkins: Census records show founder owned slaves

December 10, 2020 10:35 am

Hopkins died in 1873 and left $7 million to open a university, orphanage and hospital. The donation at the time was considered to be the largest philanthropic gift made in the US.

Interstellar craft’s navigator looks at New Horizons — and even beyond

January 06, 2019 6:59 am

Dr Bhaskaran leads an independent navigation team at JPL that supported the Applied Physics Laboratory (APL) of Johns Hopkins University on the New Horizons Mission.

New 'e-skin' brings sense of touch to prosthetic hands

June 21, 2018 10:35 pm

Researchers have developed an electronic skin that is capable of being integrated into robotics, and being used to create prosthetic limbs.

First stars formed 250 million years after Big Bang: Study

May 17, 2018 6:37 pm

Researchers have found the oldest stars, that formed in the immediate aftermath of the Big Bang.

Urgency in NDA govt to bring down child mortality: Expert

August 07, 2014 1:37 am

Dr Santosham of Johns Hopkins University has backed the indigenously developed rotavirus vaccine.

Strong link between indoor air pollution, TB in children: Study

July 17, 2014 11:43 am

Experts says use of safer household fuels & reduction of exposure to tobacco can lower risk of TB among kids.

After genome, the proteome: Bangalore lab maps human protein

May 29, 2014 1:52 pm

Breakthrough could transform understanding of disease — and cure.

Are you smarter than a 5-year-old?

March 08, 2014 11:25 am

Preschoolers and kindergartners can do some algebra even before entering a math class: study